This year, BBC Radio will be live broadcasting services on Easter Sunday. Services to be broadcast are the 8.10am Eucharist, to be broadcast live on BBC Radio 4, followed in the afternoon by Evensong on BBC Radio 3. These broadcasts will affect access to the building on Saturday 31st March and Sunday 1st April. Please click here for more information.
On the Sunday Jesus' disciples found his tomb was empty, then met and ate with the risen Jesus. Easter celebrations continue with festival services throughout the day.
8.10am: Easter Sunday Worship
To be broadcast live on BBC Radio 4. Please be seated by 7.55am. Sung by the Abbey Singers and men of the Cathedral Choir. Entrance to this service will be through the West End only. During the recording the Cathedral will be closed to the public.
10am: Combined Eucharist
Sung by the Cathedral Choir, Abbey Girls Choir and Parish Singers
3pm: Choral Evensong
To be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3. Please be seated by 2.45pm. Sung by the Cathedral Choir and Abbey Girls Choir. During the recording the Cathedral will be closed to the public but will reopen at 4pm.