News archive

An archive of news stories from Westminster Abbey, dating from 2003 to the present day.

Abbey marks 81st anniversary of the Battle of Britain

Abbey marks 81st anniversary of the Battle of Britain

Sunday, 19th September 2021

Abbey welcomes Lord Mayor of Westminster

Abbey welcomes Lord Mayor of Westminster

Monday, 6th September 2021

Roger Bannister completing the 4-minute mile

Westminster Abbey to honour Sir Roger Bannister

Thursday, 22nd July 2021

Four Knights Grand Cross  installed in Bath chapel

Four Knights Grand Cross installed in Bath chapel

Tuesday, 20th July 2021

External view of Westminster Abbey with a magenta colouring

Lost medieval sacristy opens to public for Summer Festival of events

Friday, 9th July 2021

A display in the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Galleries

Explore Christianity in 10 objects

Tuesday, 6th July 2021

The south side of the Abbey, which features a stained-glass window

Free entry to the Abbey for NHS staff as summer visiting hours are announced

Friday, 25th June 2021

The Reverend Robert Latham appointed  Minor Canon and Sacrist

The Reverend Robert Latham appointed Minor Canon and Sacrist

Sunday, 20th June 2021