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Cathedral gets first girls' choir

For nearly 1000 years the only voices heard singing in Canterbury Cathedral's choirs were male - but that will all change when the cathedral's first girls' choir makes its debut this weekend.

For nearly 1000 years the only voices heard singing in Canterbury Cathedral's choirs were male - but that will all change when the cathedral's first girls' choir makes its debut this weekend.

The girls were recruited from local schools and have been rehearsing for their big moment since November, as John Maguire reports.

  • 23 Jan
  • From the section UK