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Royal Visit to the Cathedral

His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, attended an Act of Dedication of the Vaulted Ceiling and the newly-built organ, in the Cathedral on 4 March 2011 as part of a visit to the County. His visit to Suffolk's Cathedral marks the completion of two major projects undertaken in 2010; the completion of the vaulted ceiling and the refurbishment of the organ.  During this ceremony the Prince heard details of these projects and at the reception afterwards met some of the people responsible for the planning and execution of these magnificent works.  Speech by Henry Freeland - Architect  Speech by Mark Vennning - Harrison & Harrison

There are photos of the visit on our website here, on Flickr here and on the BBC here.  

There are photo galleries showing the construction of the vaulted ceiling and of the organ