The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

St Wilfrid’s Day, St Wilfrid’s Way

A total of 30 pilgrims joined this year’s St Wilfrid’s Way: the fifth Annual Diocesan two-day ‘Camino’ between Leeds Cathedral and St Wilfrid’s, Ripon. This was thanks to the Government’s and Public Health England’s rulings...

The weather won’t get in St Wilfrid’s Way!

In spite of heavy rain and humidity on the morning of the first day, the fourth annual St Wilfrid’s Way diocesan ‘camino’ between Leeds Cathedral and Ripon was the best attended yet. Devised for the Year of Mercy by Holy Redeemer, Huddersfield,...

Renaissance in Ripon!

This is a ‘must’ for lovers of music and architecture: to experience Choral Renaissance in a Gothic Revival masterpiece! Designed by two of the most renowned Catholic architects of the Gothic Revival, Joseph Hansom and Edward Pugin, St Wilfrid’s...

Walk St Wilfrid’s Way

The newest Diocese of Leeds Pilgrimage – the two-day-long St Wilfrid’s Way Camino which began in 2016 – returns this year between Friday 11 and Saturday 12 October! The route, which stretches from Leeds to Ripon, goes through some of the most notable sites...

St Wilfrid’s Church is Ripon’s newest Music Venue

St Wilfrid’s Catholic Church in Ripon is set to become a very fine new music venue in the Diocese of Leeds after an outstanding performance of Handel’s Messiah by the newly formed Northern Philharmonic Chorus and Orchestra. The concert last month was reviewed by Tim...