Solemnities, Feast Days & Major Pilgrimages in 2015

A pdf copy of the 2015 Calendar of Major Pilgrimages, Solemnities and Feast Days celebrated at the Shrine can be downloaded by clicking here.

MARCH
25WedSolemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord
29Passion (Palm) Sunday12 noon Blessing of Palms and Mass
Filipino Pilgrimage
APRIL
2Maundy Thursday8 pm Mass and Procession to Altar of Repose
3Good Friday3 pm The Liturgy of the Lord's Passion
Student Cross arrive
4Holy Saturday9 pm Easter Vigil
5Easter Sunday12 noon Mass
23ThuSolemnity of St George, Patron of England
MAY
2SatDiocese of Salford
3Sun - No 12 noon at ShrineTamil One Pilgrimage - 12 noon Mass in English will be celebrated in the Church of the Annunciation in the village
4Bank Holiday MondayDiocese of East Anglia
9SatArchdiocese of Birmingham
16SatPilgrimage for the Deaf
17SunSolemnity of the Ascension of the Lord
Dominican Pilgrimage
22 - 25Fri - BH MondayNational Association of Catholic Families
23SatDiocese of Brentwood
24SunSolemnity of Pentecost
Diocese of East Anglia Adult Confirmation Mass
26TueEast Anglian Children's Pilgrimage
31SunSolemnity of the Most Holy Trinity
"A Day with Mary" Pilgrimage
JUNE
6SatNational Divine Mercy Pilgrimage
7Sun
Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ
12FriSolemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus
13SatImmaculate Heart of Mary
Diocese of Northampton
20SatVocations Pilgrimage
21SunDiocese of Nottingham
24WedSolemnity of the Birth of St John the Baptist
27SatOrdinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham Pilgrimage
28SunSolemnity of SS Peter and Paul
Caribbean Pilgrimage

JULY
4SatMarist Pilgrimage
5SunSVP Pilgrimage for the Sick
6Mon - EveningEvening Service for UCM Pilgrimage
7TueUnion of Catholic Mothers' Pilgrimage - 11.30 am Mass
11SatCarmelite Pilgrimage
12Sun - No 12 noon at ShrineTamil One Pilgrimage - 12 noon Mass in English will be celebrated in the Church of the Annunciation in the village
18SatDiocese of Hallam
19SunSyro-Malabar Pilgrimage
26SunGrandparents Pilgrimage
AUGUST
1SatSt Patrick's Missionary Society
3 - 8Mon - SatNew Dawn Conference
6ThuFeast of the Transfiguration of the Lord
15 SatEcumenical Vigil Procession through the village - NOTE: Feast of the Assumption is celebrated tomorrow
16SunSolemnity of the Assumption of the BVM
23SunLeicester Syro-Malabar Pilgrimage (tbc)
27 - 31Thu - BH MonYouth 2000
30SunLatin Mass Society
31Bank Holiday MondayOur Lady, Queen of Peace, Pilgrimage
SEPTEMBER
6SunThe Dowry of Mary Pilgrimage - 12 noon Mass
8TueThe Birthday of the BVM
11FriOrder of Malta Pilgrimage arrives
12SatMost Holy Name of Mary
13SunOrder of Malta Pilgrimage
24ThuSolemnity of Our Lady of Walsingham
26SatDiocese of Leeds
Faith and Light Pilgrimage
27SunPro-life Pilgrimage
OCTOBER
3SatJesus Youth UK
7WedOur Lady of the Rosary
10SatPolish Pilgrimage (tbc)
31/1 NovSat/SunDiocese of Middlesbrough
NOVEMBER
1SunSolemnity of All Saints
2MonCommemoration of All Souls
3 - 6Tue - FriWalsingham Association Members' Retreat
8Remembrance Sunday11 am Minute's Silence
12 noon Mass
22SunSolemnity of Christ the King
DECEMBER
8TueSolemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the BVM
13SunAdvent Carol Service - 3 pm
24Tue12 noon Mass.
SOLEMNITY OF THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD: 8.30 pm Vigil and Blessing of the Crib, followed by Solemn Mass
27SunFeast of the Holy Family