A torrential downpour yesterday afternoon turned our downpipes into gushing fountains. Flooding inevitably occurred in the Cathedral Hall, Tower Lift gallery and school playground. The weather continues humid and wet, more swampy than summer!
Westminster Cathedral is the mother church of the Roman Catholic community in England and Wales. This extraordinary house of God was opened in 1903, and its distinctive Byzantine architecture provides the visitor with what Sir John Betjeman called "a series of surprises".