Here are 10 quirky things about Ripon Cathedral you probably didn't know

We are so lucky to have our stunning Cathedral in Ripon - steeped in history, and a beating heart of the community, there are so many interesting aspects of the ancient building.

Thursday, 14th March 2019, 11:10 am
Updated Thursday, 14th March 2019, 11:13 am
We are so lucky to have Ripon Cathedral - here are 10 quirky facts about the stunning historical building.

And behind the scenes, there are so many dedicated volunteers who work so hard to make things happen at the Cathedral - here is a round-up of 10 quirky facts about Ripon Cathedral that you probably didn't know.

This is close to a million dongs.
That's a lot of Amens!
Visitors to Ripon Cathedral light a further 15,000 candles each year.
And in the course of a year, the verger team walk an estimated 3,000 km inside the Cathedral.
That's a lot of washing up...
One of Ripon Cathedral's many stunning architectural features.
We are so lucky to have such a dedicated group of volunteers who make our Cathedral look so stunning all year round.
Another essential aspect of Cathedral life is all the wonderful music we are treated to.
Our Cathedral is certainly steeped in history.
We are so blessed to not only have our stunning Cathedral, but also a breathtaking World Heritage Site on our doorstep.