Portsmouth Cathedral

16-17 Oct 2021

Information last updated on 14 July 2021

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Confirmed attendees

The following singers have a confirmed place on this visit. Please do not arrange any non-refundable travel or accommodation before your place on this visit has been confirmed.

Sopranos: Rachael, Heather, Elizabeth, Katie, Clare SB, Debs B, Anna, Barbara

Altos: Maralyn, Sylvia, Jill, Margaret, Alison, Jane, Shirley, Anne.

Tenors: Geoff H, Geoff Q, David S, Geoff Wh, Richard, Peter, Ian B, Alan.

Basses: John B, Mark, Chris, John R, Geoff W, Ian D.

Places are assigned on the assumption that there are no restrictions for Covid at the time. Numbers may be reduced or the visit cancelled if the Covid pandemic is ongoing at the time of the visit.


The below is for guidance only and may change slightly. Confirmation will be provided nearer the time.


1400-1530 Rehearsal (venue tbc)

1600-1700 Run through in stalls

1730-1830 Choral Evensong


There is no morning service at the cathedral due to the Great South Run

1600-1700 Run through in stalls

1730-1830 Choral Evensong


Information to follow...

Where available the music above is linked to online scores. You are reminded that no time will be spent in rehearsal note bashing music made available in advance.


High St, Old Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO1 2HA

The Cathedral is located in the High Street of Old Portsmouth. There is limited parking available on the High Street and adjacent streets; there is no dedicated parking for Portsmouth Cathedral.

Our rehearsal venue is likely to be elsewhere. More information to follow.

Travel information

Parking Information

Limited parking is available on the High Street and adjacent streets; there is no dedicated parking for Portsmouth Cathedral. See Parkopedia for more information.

Public Transport

Bus routes 20, 25, 3, 700 & X4 all service stops around the Cathedral.

Trains both to Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour Stations, both within walking distance of the Cathedral are operated by Great Western Railway and South Western Railway.

Cycling & Walking

Portsmouth has a number of fantastic cycling routes and dedicated paths around the city.

Cycling from most places in the city is simple, plan your journey to Portsmouth Cathedral here.


There are various hotels available in Portsmouth. You may find the following useful:

General info

Copies of all music will be available to you on the day, but will also be made available in advance so that you may download the pack and sing from your tablet, reducing physical contact.

No time in the rehearsal will be given to note-bashing music.

Cassocks and surplices will be provided on the day and transported in plastic covers to reduce contact. If you are new, please send your approx height and build to Ed at md@harsnettchoir.org).

Please wear quiet black shoes and black socks/tights as these might show under your cassock.

We do limit the number of people we can take to fit the stalls and maintain balance between the parts. Places are assigned on a first come first served basis. You will be informed promptly if you have a space. Please do not arrange non-refundable travel or accommodation until after this time. If you are unsure or need to know immediately, please contact Ed at md@harsnettchoir.org

We will not be arranging group accommodation for this visit.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Ed at md@harsnettchoir.org or Debs at visits@harsnettchoir.org