Open Events 2017

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.


BPT-Downs-pink-skyApril 7th – 9th 2017A 2.5 DAY PILGRIMAGE TO A HOLY WELL – Lewes to Eastbourne, Friday eve to Sunday eve. A journey into the astounding beauty of deep Sussex, including a night walk, church and chapel sleeping, foraging, wild swimming, prehistoric monuments, ancient trees, and flowing songs.

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April 29th – May 1st 2017A 3-DAY PILGRIMAGE TO CANTERBURY – Becket and the Waters: Saturday, Sunday and Monday – From the Marshland village of Ham Street, to Saltwood Castle’s central well, via the source of the River Nailbourne, to the secret woodland spring and its ruined chapel, onto the lost well of St Thomas at Canterbury – and the cathedral itself. As travelled by Becket’s murderers in 1170 (but without swords or horses).

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