Shrine features on Gareth Malone’s BBC show: ‘Britain’s Christmas Story’

We are delighted to share the news that The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham featured in ‘Britain’s Christmas Story‘,  which aired on BBC ONE on 15th December 2019.

In this two-part series, Gareth Malone and Karen Gibson revealed the stories and legends behind some of Britain’s Christmas traditions, including surprising ways in which this great and joyous festival was celebrated in the past. The film features Shrine Priest, Fr Andreas Wenzel, the Shrine Church and the crib with additional footage of Walsingham Abbey.

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We hope you will enjoy the programme.