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Come to Walsingham this Summer!



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Come to any event taking place this Summer here at Our Lady's Shrine at Walsingham.

See attached poster for Summer festivals dates or go to our website calendar to check all organised pilgrimages to the National Shrine of Our Lady..

You are always most welcome to come any day, to experience the peacefulness of the Basilica at Walsingham.

“Come to me,
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Tamil One Pilgrimage 2017



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Today was a very lively day at the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham. All thanks to the Tamil pilgrims, who came in great numbers for their first pilgrimage, to Our Lady's Shrine, this year.

Watch the Tamil One Pilgrimage Holy Mass.

Check our Walsingham Blog page to see some photos from today's pilgrimage.

12 noon Pilgrim Mass – Sunday 7th May 2017



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Please be aware that the 12 noon Pilgrim Mass in English on Sunday 7th May 2017 will take place in the Church of the Annunciation (the Roman Catholic Church in Walsingham village) and not in the Chapel of Reconciliation at the Shrine. The Tamil Pilgrimage will be taking place at the Chapel of Reconciliation at the Shrine in Houghton St Giles on that day

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Diocese of East Anglia Pilgrimage 2017



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Watch the Diocese of East Anglia Pilgrimage Holy Mass

The story of Walsingham is an enduring witness to the beauty and the power of silence.
Watch the homily preached by Bishop of East Anglia Alan Hopes.

Visit Walsingham Blog to see some photos from today's pilgrimage.

Our Lady of Walsingham goes to Damascus



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During today's 12 Noon Holy Mass Mgr John Armitage blessed a small statue of Our Lady of Walsingham, which will be given in gift to Archbishop Samir Nassar, the Maronite Archbishop of Damascus for his cathedral and peoples.

This gift is a pledge of our loving prayers and on going support for a Church, which has endured terrible suffering and persecution, especially in the Read more

Divine Mercy Sunday 2017



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Watch the 2nd Sunday of Easter Holy Mass and the homily preached by Mgr John Armitage.

Watch the Divine Mercy Feast Day Pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady of Walsingham

Feast of Divine Mercy Pilgrimage



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Please find the full morning and Afternoon for the Divine Mercy Feast Day Pilgrimage to Walsingham on Sunday 23rd April 2017. All are very welcome and are free to attend any part of the Pilgrimage which suits. All times are approximate.

During the 12 Noon Mass a small statue of Our Lady of Walsingham will be blessed which will be given in gift Read more

"Our Lady of Walsingham Prayer for the Nations" Prayer Group



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Last week on Tuesday 4th April took place a very first meeting of the new monthly "Our Lady of Walsingham Prayer for the Nations" Prayer Group in Westminster Cathedral.

The group met in the Chapel of St George & the English Martyrs before the statue of Our Lady of Walsingham, which was solemnly enthroned on 8th December - Feast of the Immaculate Conception Read more

Filipino Pilgrimage 2017



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Today the Filipino Catholic communities of the United Kingdom made their 9th Annual Palm Sunday pilgrimage to the National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham. The pilgrimage was well attended by families and youth, which was a great sight to see.

Watch the Filipino Pilgrimage Palm Sunday Mass.

Check Walsingham Blog to see some photos from today's pilgrimage.

Mass in honour of Charlotte Boyd



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St. Mary's Cemetery in Kensal Green was bathed in glorious sunshine and a wonderful group of faithful Walsingham devotees turned out to give thanks for the life and mission of Charlotte Boyd who gifted the Slipper Chapel into Catholic Ownership which is now England's National Marian Shrine.

We had a beautiful Mass in the St. Mary's Cemetery Chapel and you should have heard Read more