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Cathedrals: from bishops' seats to tourist hotspots

Cathedrals: from bishops' seats to tourist hotspots

Update: 2022-05-161
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Nicholas Orme speaks to Emily Briffett about the long story of English cathedrals, tracing their role in society from their beginnings in the early Middle Ages to the modern day. Nicholas reveals how cathedrals have survived the turbulence of religious and social change, and explores what they can reveal to us about our history.

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Cathedrals: from bishops' seats to tourist hotspots

Cathedrals: from bishops' seats to tourist hotspots