Cathedral to hold First World War vigil

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St German’s Cathedral in Peel will hold a vigil service at 10pm tonight (Monday) to commemorate the outbreak of the First World War.

It will be a one-hour service and will be in four parts, drawing its inspiration from Foreign Secretary Sir Edward Grey’s famous remark that ‘the lights are going out all over Europe’.

The service will end at 11pm in darkness.

Other upcoming events at the Cathedral are as follows: Tuesday, August 19, at 7.30pm - Shoh Slaynt; Tuesday, August 26, at 7.30pm, Al Lawrence; Tuesday, September 2, at 7.30pm, Skeeal.

Admission is free to all events and refreshments are available.


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