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2021 National Pilgrimage at Home - Live

With the current Covid-19 restrictions in place, the 2021 National Pilgrimage will be a live-streamed online event only.

Please note that although the Shrine Church will remain open,  the Shrine grounds will be closed to the public on Monday 31st May due to the live-streaming, so please join us for the day online.

The full programme of services is available below and we are delighted that this year there will also be the installation of Dr Sonia Dore as Guardian of the Holy House. Bishop Philip North will be conducting an interview will Sonia and you can also read more about her by clicking here.

The National Pilgrimage will be available to watch live below and it will also be available on Facebook and YouTube by clicking the links below:

The Shrine's Facebook Page




The service booklet is available to download here

Sunday 30th May 2021- The Most Holy Trinity

5.30 pm Solemn Vespers & Benediction

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Monday 31st May 2021- National Pilgrimage Day 

The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

11.00 am Interview with Bishop Philip North and Dr Sonia Dore


11.30 am Installation of Dr Sonia Dore as a Guardian of the Holy House

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12 noon Angelus & Pilgrimage Mass

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2.30 pm Sermon, Rosary & Benediction (Preacher The Revd Dr Harri Williams, Vicar of the Walsingham Benefice)

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Make an offering

As a national centre of pilgrimage and a registered charity, the Shrine’s income is wholly reliant on the income we receive from our pilgrims and visitors and the money raised through offerings and appeals. Donations of all sizes make a real difference to the life of the Shrine and the pastoral care we are able to deliver.

There are other ways to support the Shrine, such as becoming a member of The Society of Our Lady of Walsingham. Further information about this is available below.

Join The Society of Our Lady of Walsingham

Become a member of the Society from just £20 per annum and join a community of pilgrims who are helping to shape the present and future of the Shrine.

The Priests and Deacons Associate

Join 1,900 fellow Priests and Deacons Associate who promote devotion to Our Lady and pilgrimage to Walsingham.

Join the Walsingham Partnership

The Walsingham Partners are amongst our closest group of supporters who support the Shrine through daily prayers and give to specially defined projects.

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If you haven't renewed your membership in the last year please get in touch - we don't want to lose you!