St Giles’ Files Ep.13: Rooms and Uses

In this episode, Stephen presents the Thistle Chapel, and discusses some of its uses. From there, the different uses of St Giles’ itself are explored, by finally exploring the uses of churches and cathedrals themselves, and questioning whether they are returning now to a similar use as they had previously.

This is the Thistle Chapel

And here’s a link to a bit more history of the Chapel https://stgilescathedral.org.uk/thistle-chapel/. It’s not a huge history, so get in touch if you would like any further reading.

This article discusses the issues raised in the podcast, and has some great pictures of a few different ways cathedrals have been used.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/13/world/europe/uk-norwich-cathedral.html