Mini Pilgrimage 2022

Mini Pilgrimage

Mini Pilgrimage Newsfeed - Day 1

Should see some of these too on the mini pilgrimage (although these are Welsh ones) John Chenery

Should see some of these too on the mini pilgrimage John Chenery

Provisions for the tea bar for this year's pilgrimages. This came from the now closed-down Wonersh Seminary and was given to us. John Chenery

Mini Pilgrimage 2022 @ Cathedral Hall Arundel Friday 29th April Evening notices after supper. claregamble

Mini Pilgrimage Newsfeed - Day 2

Good morning Arundel Aidan

Good morning Arundel cathedral Aidan

Loading the van Arundel Susan Adilz

St Mary's hall early Saturday morning Susan Adilz

David gives a pre-walk briefing Aidan

The traditional walk to the cathedral Aidan

Cathedral nave, organ and West window Aidan

Bishop Richard blesses our crosses Aidan

This year's pilgrim cross , remembering Ukraine Aidan

The back markers chase us out of Arundel Aidan

Across Arundel Park in the glorious sunshine Aidan

Across Arundel Park in the glorious sunshine Aidan

South Downs at their best!! fred.adilz

We went down, so we had to go up again Aidan

And up... Aidan

Best view on the South Downs? fred.adilz

Yes John, we saw sheep Aidan

The Arun river fred.adilz

Alongside the river Arun Aidan

Lunch awaits Aidan

Today's leaders await their food Aidan

Marie is simply amazing Aidan

Taking a breather Aidan

Amazing Bug House in the Churchyard at Holy Cross Bignor claregamble

Holy Cross Church Bignor Aidan

Aidan Simons resting in peace(s) Susan Adilz

Holy Cross Church Bignor Aidan

Sutton Church Aidan

They went that way! Parish Church of St Mary, Barlavington DIY Prayers. claregamble

Inside Barlavington Church Aidan

St Richards Burton Park, coat of arms of Charles 1st Aidan

Gnarly trees Aidan

Catholic church, Duncton Aidan

Mini Pilgrimage Newsfeed - Day 3

Looking back to the South Downs. Cloudy today John Chenery

Sunday service at the Parish Church, Petworth. claregamble

In St Mary's, Petworth John Chenery

Petworth House John Chenery

Petworth Park lake and deer John Chenery

Drinks Stop. Look up, Maurice, I said John Chenery

Bluebells! fred.adilz

Bluebells - reaching this spot at least 20 minutes after Fred, I had exactly the same idea! John Chenery

Lunch. Noahs Ark, Lurgashall John Chenery

Lunch in the pub's tent John Chenery

St Laurence, Lurgashall John Chenery

Front markers at Temple of the Winds, the highest point of Blackdown. fred.adilz

Front markers at Temple of the Winds Susan Adilz

Sarah & Sam climbing Black Down Susan Adilz

John ABBA climbs up Black Down! Susan Adilz

David and the view of the South Downs from the top of Blackdown John Chenery

Louise, Marie and Stephen made it to the Temple of the Winds. This is the highest point in Sussex, and the view in this picture is looking towards Leith Hill, the highest point in Surrey. Leith Hill is higher than Blackdown. John Chenery

More bluebells John Chenery

Millennium window at St Mary's Chiddingfold Susan Adilz

Evening Prayer St Mary's Chiddingfold, with Rev George Rowe: wonderful! Susan Adilz

St Mary the Virgin Chiddingfold where we joined Evening Prayer. John Chenery

Arrived in Chiddingfold Village Hall. Tea and coffee time. Dinner later. John Chenery

Mini Pilgrimage Newsfeed - Day 4

Beechwood in spring fred.adilz

The lovely St Peter's, Hambledon fred.adilz

And again, with a lone pilgrim fred.adilz

David & Sam lead prayers at St Peter's Hambledon Susan Adilz

John doing the drinks Susan Adilz

Fred backmarking at St Peter's Hambledon Susan Adilz

Boots made for walking Susan Adilz

Is this pub sign a first? fred.adilz

...and they laid on a terrific celebration barbecue fred.adilz

Michael & Susan with Rev'd Andy Susan Adilz

John "the van" & John Abba Susan Adilz

The A team: David, Chris, Sarah & Sam Susan Adilz

Maurice & cousin John enjoy a beer Susan Adilz

Fred & Betsy enjoy lunch Susan Adilz

Marie enjoys her pilgrimage Susan Adilz

Wheatsheaf celebrations: Tineke & Marie Susan Adilz

Canon Chris Holingshurst came out to welcome the first Pilgrims and led them to the lady Chapel fred.adilz

A warm welcome from Guildford Cathedtal and a wonderful conclusion to our mini pilgrimage fred.adilz

The Lady Chapel, Guildford Cathedral fred.adilz