Mayor joins traditional Christmas Eve service

The Northern Echo: Pauline Charlton Pauline Charlton

THE Mayor of Durham will be among the guests at a special Christmas Eve service at Durham Cathedral.

Councillor Pauline Charlton, who is also chairman of Durham County Council, will attend a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols service at 3pm on Christmas Eve.

It is one of five Christmas Eve services at the Cathedral. There will also be 7.30am Holy Communion, 8.45am Morning Prayer, 2pm Evening Prayer and 11pm Midnight Eucharist.

An earlier Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols service will be held on Sunday (December 22) at 7pm, attended by Coun Jan Blakey, the Deputy Mayor.

On Christmas Day, the Cathedral will host 8am Holy Commuion, 10am Matins, 11.15am Sung Eucharist and 3.30pm Evensong, before the Cathedral Choir goes on holiday until Friday, January 10.

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6:02pm Fri 20 Dec 13

DURHAM CITY says...

I hope she is wearing that expensively washed outfit
I hope she is wearing that expensively washed outfit DURHAM CITY

10:11am Sat 21 Dec 13

cupid stunt says...

does it come with a hood.
does it come with a hood. cupid stunt

2:20pm Sat 21 Dec 13

sineater says...

People moan about losing the tradition and history of the mayor of Durham,and they still moan about the mayors robes being cleaned to extend their life!!
People moan about losing the tradition and history of the mayor of Durham,and they still moan about the mayors robes being cleaned to extend their life!! sineater

2:55pm Sat 21 Dec 13

DURHAM CITY says...

sineater wrote:
People moan about losing the tradition and history of the mayor of Durham,and they still moan about the mayors robes being cleaned to extend their life!!
you bet your bottom dollar we do at the price it cost us tax payers to get that cleaned my god miss jones
[quote][p][bold]sineater[/bold] wrote: People moan about losing the tradition and history of the mayor of Durham,and they still moan about the mayors robes being cleaned to extend their life!![/p][/quote]you bet your bottom dollar we do at the price it cost us tax payers to get that cleaned my god miss jones DURHAM CITY

3:23pm Sat 21 Dec 13

sineater says...

Easy way to save cash,do away with the mayoral post,it's only ceremonial anyway,and put the robes in a museum.
Easy way to save cash,do away with the mayoral post,it's only ceremonial anyway,and put the robes in a museum. sineater

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