Aberdeen - St Andrew’s Cathedral

King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5AX


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St Andrew’s Cathedral has a strong tradition of the best of Anglican cathedral music and singing. Music is an important means of reaching out into the community as we attract many supporters for musical events - particularly our Saturday recitals which run throughout the year. In addition to hosting Diocesan events and services, we welcome visitors from all over the world.

Special service times

Advent and Christmas Services and Activities:

Sunday 29 November – Advent Sunday:

  • 6:30pm:  Advent Carol Service

Sunday 20 December – Advent 4:

  • 6:30pm:  Nine Lessons and Carols

Thursday 24 December – Christmas Eve:

  • 11:30pm:  Midnight Eucharist

Friday 25 December – Christmas Day:

  • 10:30am:  Christmas Day Eucharist

Sunday 10 January – Epiphany 1:

  • 6:30pm:  Epiphany Carol Service

Service times


  • 8:00am: Holy Communion
  • 10:45am: Sung Eucharist
  • 6:30pm: Choral Evensong (University Term Time only)


  • 10:00am: Holy Communion

Clergy and office bearers

  • Provost | Very Rev Dr Isaac Poobalan | provost.saca@outlook.com | 01224 591527
  • Assistant priest | Rev Moira Paterson
  • Organist and Master of the Choristers | Prof Andrew Morrisson

Contact details

Contact Details:

Groups and activities

Children's Activities:

  • Creche - during 10:45am service
  • Sunday School (Godly Play or Junior Church) during 10:45am service
  • Young membership of Cathedral Choir from age 8


  • 6:30pm:  Tuesday Fellowship (Young Adults Group)

Mother's Union:  Monthly speakers and meetings - details available from the Cathedral Office.


  • Wheelchair access by side door
  • Loop system
  • Men and ladies toilet facilities (in hall)
  • Disabled parking
  • Congregational parking
  • Large print books (on request)
  • Braille Print books (on request)
  • City council public performance licence for events in the Cathedral and the JSC Hall