St Chad's Cathedral (Roman Catholic)
3540 St. Chads Queensway, Birmingham B4 6EU, UK
About St Chad's Cathedral (Roman Catholic)
It was the first Roman Catholic cathedral built in England since the Reformation that features one of the finest decorated church ceilings in the Midlands. The cathedral is located in a public greenspace near St Chad's Queensway, in central Birmingham. The current archbishop is Bernard Longley, and the dean is Monsignor Timothy Menezes. It is one of only four minor basilicas in England.
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