The Mayors Civic Christmas Carol Service

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Join the Mayor of Sunderland Councillor Lynda Scanlan for this year's Civic Christmas Carol Service at Sunderland Minster.

This year's civic service in the Minster begins at 6pm with the Mayor and Consort, Mr Micky Horswill, joined in the congregation by the Lord Lieutenant of Tyne and Wear, Mrs Susan Winfield OBE, the Leader of Sunderland City Council, Cllr Graeme Miller, Chief Executive, Patrick Melia, and the Mayor’s Chaplain, Pastor Ken Gott who will all be giving readings during the service.

Representatives from the Mayor’s Charities, Hopespring, the NSPCC Childline Service (Sunderland) and the Sunderland and County Durham Royal Society for the Blind will also be in attendance.  Members of the Hopespring Choir will also perform some carols alongside the Sunderland Minster Choir.

After the service guests are welcome to join the Mayor for seasonal refreshments in the Minster.  Please confirm your attendance with the Mayor’s Office no later than Friday 30 November via telephone 0191 561 1342 or by emailing us at

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