What’s On


This website is regularly updated with upcoming events please visit this site again.

Saturday, 29th September 2018 from 10am-4.30pm
Michaelmas Fair

Entrance tickets on the gate are £3 for adults, children under 16 free. Free parking available. There will be a wide variety of craft stalls.  Other attractions include birds of prey on display and in flight by Falconhigh and the Madding Crowd to sing and entertain visitors. Assistant dogs only.


Sunday, 30 September 2018 at 7.30 pm
Thomas Weelkes Singers present “Songs of Angels”

a Recital in aid of Blue Apple Theatre by The Thomas Weelkes Singers (conductor Christopher Tolley)
with Lionel Handy, solo cello and Nigel Gardner, chamber organ


Victoria: Dixit Dominus; Litanies of the Blessed Virgin
Bach: Solo Cello Suite No. 3 in C
Schein: Sacred Madrigals from Israelsbrunnlein (1623)
Gretchaninoff: Hymn of the Cherubim
Britten: Chaconne from Solo Cello Suite No. 2
Vaughan Williams: Three Shakespeare Songs

Tickets £13.00, available from Winchester Cathedral Box Office (Tel 01962 857275; www.tickets.winchester-cathedral.org.uk) and at the door


For Friends of St Cross Upcoming Events please visit Friends of St Cross



Porter’s Lodge Shop
Open for sale of cards and attractive gifts

On sale at the Porters Lodge bespoke tea towels, mugs and tea caddies designed by Alison Gardiner.

New Teatowel

Other Alison Gardiner products available to buy are:

Summer opening hours (April to 31 October)
9.30am until 5.00pm Monday – Saturday
1.30pm until 5.00pm on Sunday

Winter shop opening hours (1 November to 31 March)
10.30am until 3.30pm Monday to Saturday
Sunday – 10.45am until 11.45am

Have you thought about obtaining a  Friends’ Annual Pass
An Individual Friend – £25 per annum
Joint or Family* Friends – £35 per annum
A Corporate Friend – £100 per annum
*A family of two adults and up to four children under 18
Includes free access, newsletters, events and activities.
Visit the Join the Friends page to find out more.

Tea Rooms

Summer opening hours (April to October):
Monday – Saturday 10.30am to 12.30pm and 2.30pm to 4.30pm
Sundays 2.30pm to 4.30pm

The Tea Room is also available from November to March for pre-booked groups

Please note:  Due to volunteer staffing levels and availability of provisions, parties of 20 people or more (max capacity 50) refreshments MUST be pre-booked and paid for in advance.  Groups of 20+ will not be served if not pre-booked.