All open events are designed to introduce more people to British pilgrimage, raise funds for the BPT, and to help establish a network of British pilgrim sleep-spots.
Come along, have an amazing time, and support the revival of British Pilgrimage.
July 21st-23rd 2017 – A 2.5-DAY PILGRIMAGE FROM ARUNDEL TO BRAMBER – Friday eve to Sunday eve – A journey along ancestral paths, from Arundel’s castle and cathedral, to Bramber’s St Mary’s House with its holy well and buried Templar Chapel, one of the oldest still functioning ancient pilgrimage hostels in South England. This journey forms part of the soon to be re-opened Old Way to Canterbury (from Southampton to Canterbury).
August 12-13th 2017 – A 2-DAY PILGRIMAGE TO THE ROMAN BATHS – Frome to Bath – Saturday and Sunday – starting at Frome Holy Well, via Ela’s Well near Iford Manor and the confluence of the River Frome and River Avon, and finally to the hot springs of Bath. Wild swimming opportunities aplenty in weirs and beneath aqueducts in the warmth of summer. As walked/swum by pilgrims for thousands of years.
Sep 23-30th 2017 – THE OLD WAY TO CANTERBURY – Battle to Canterbury – SAVE THE DATES! More details to follow…