St Paul’s Cathedral has been here for over 1,400 years. It has been built and rebuilt five times, and always its main purpose has been as a
place of worship and prayer.
St Paul's, with its world-famous dome, is an iconic feature of the London skyline. Step inside and you can enjoy the Cathedral's awe-inspiring
interior, and uncover fascinating stories about its history.
Learning & Faith
Lifelong learning is a core part of the our work, delivered through a variety of events by St Paul's Institute, and the
Cathedral's Adult Learning and Schools & Family Learning departments.
History & Collections
For more than 1,400 years, a Cathedral dedicated to St Paul has stood at the highest point in the City. The present Cathedral is the
masterpiece of Britain's most famous architect Sir Christopher Wren.
Behind the scenes, the cost of caring for St Paul's and continuing to deliver our central ministry and work is enormous and the generosity of
our supporters is critical.
Widely considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful buildings and a powerful symbol of the splendour of London, St Paul’s Cathedral is a
breathtaking events venue.
As the new academic term begins with the return from holiday of the Cathedral Choristers, St
Paul's is also welcoming a new Organ Scholar to the Cathedral.
Richard Moore has been awarded the Cathedral's much-coveted William and Irene Miller Organ
Scholarship and will work in the music department alongside Director of Music Andrew Carwood, Organist Simon Johnson and Sub-Organist
Richard began his training as an organist in the Portsmouth Diocese with Rosemary Field, before spending a year as Organ
Scholar at Southwell Minster. He went on to read Music at St John’s College, Oxford as the College’s Organ Scholar, and was active as an
accompanist, featuring on commercial recordings with the choirs of St John’s, and also Exeter College.
He currently studies organ with David Graham at the Royal College of Music, where he is in the second year of the MMus
Active as a continuo player in the Historical Performance department, recent projects have included tours to France and
Italy, in addition to work with the Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, where he was Organ Scholar until August 2012.
Alongside the Organ Scholarship at St Paul’s, Richard also holds the post of Sir George Thalben-Ball Memorial Organ Scholar
at St Michael’s, Cornhill.
Richard replaces Simon Hogan, who has gone on to Southwell Minster as Assistant
Director of Music.