The Buckfast Millennium Pilgrimage 2018

Day 2: Lover to Ringwood

Today we continue our southwards journey along the Avon Valley Path. The river is renowned for angling. After skirting the New Forest with its free roaming ponies, we lunch in the riverside town of Fordingbridge before our overnight in Ringwood.


Pilgrimage Newsfeed - Day 2


Pilgrims poised to leave Redlynch Village Hall in the village of Lover ( rhymes with Dover) John Chenery


We joined the regular Sunday service at St Mary's in Lover John Chenery


Coffee! John Chenery


St Mary's, Hale John Chenery


Inside St Mary's, Hale John Chenery


Drinks stop with a view John Chenery


Traffic lights - well that is how it looked to the eye but the lime doesn't look green in the photo! John Chenery


Lawrence Doyle


Fordingbridge where pilgrims were free to find lunch in a pub or café or other location of their choice. John Chenery


Backmarkers Ed and Stuart lunched on a wall John Chenery


Drinks stop outside All Saints Church, Harbridge John Chenery


Clare all alone in the church Lawrence Doyle


Bridge over the Avon Lawrence Doyle


Arriving at Trinity Centre, Ringwood John Chenery


Crumble for dessert Lawrence Doyle


Yum Lawrence Doyle