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Make a Pilgrimage to Ripon St Wilfrid's Way

16th October 2017

Make a Pilgrimage to Ripon St Wilfrid's Way

Many thanks to those who have expressed an interest in joining either all or ANY part of the Leeds to Ripon 'camino', St Wilfrid's Way — and to the priests who have generously volunteered their time to celebrate the Pilgrims' Masses en route. 


You can download a copy of the St Wilfrid's Way booklet, compiled by Stephen Habron, here: /assets/files/2017St-WilfridsWay(1).pdf


For further details of the walking aspect of this Pilgrimage, and to let us know you will be walking with us, please email Rowan Morton-Gledhill via communications@dioceseofleeds.org.uk.


Here is the confirmed schedule:


Monday, 16th October 2017

08.15 hrs — Pilgrims’ Mass at Leeds Cathedral

08.45 hrs — Group photograph outside Cathedral (plus any press or publicity)

09.00/09.15 hrs — Bus to Roundhay (with apologies to ‘bus pass holders!)

09.15/09.30 hrs — Depart Roundhay on foot

16.45 hrs — Arrive Knaresborough (light refreshments at St Mary’s Parish Centre)

18.30 hrs — Pilgrims’ Mass at St Mary’s, Knaresborough (Celebrant: Fr William Wright, OSB)

(Overnight in Knaresborough OR travel home)


Tuesday, 17th October 2017

09.30 hrs — Pilgrims' Mass at Our Lady of the Crag before setting off on the shorter leg of the journey to Ripon (Celebrant: Fr Eamonn Hegarty)

The Trustees of Our Lady of the Crag have kindly offered to open the Chapel during these three days — exact hours to be confirmed here in due course!

(Overnight in Ripon OR travel home)


Wednesday, 18th October 2017

11.00 hrs — Mass at Ripon Cathedral (Celebrant: Canon Tim Swinglehurst)


Various activities arranged for after Mass, in and around St Wilfrid's Catholic Church, Ripon—further details to follow in due course.