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