Solemnities, Feast Days & Major Pilgrimages in 2014

A pdf copy of the 2014 Calendar of Major Pilgrimages, Solemnities and Feast Days celebrated at the Shrine can be downloaded by clicking here.

MARCH
APRIL
13Passion (Palm) Sunday12 noon Blessing of Palms and Mass
Filipino Pilgrimage
17Maundy Thursday8 pm Mass and Procession to Altar of Repose
18Good Friday3 pm The Liturgy of the Lord's Passion
Student Cross arrive
19Holy Saturday9 pm Easter Vigil
20Easter Sunday12 noon Mass
27SunCancelled: Divine Mercy Pilgrimage
28MonSolemnity of St George, Patron of England
MAY
3SatDiocese of Salford
4SunTamil One Pilgrimage - 12 noon Mass in English will be celebrated in the Church of the Annunciation in the village
5Bank Holiday MondayDiocese of East Anglia
10SatArchdiocese of Birmingham
17SatPilgrimage for the Deaf
18SunDominican Pilgrimage
24SatDiocese of Brentwood
24-25-26Sat - Sun - BH MondayNational Association of Catholic Families
27TueEast Anglian Children's Pilgrimage
31FriThe Visitation of the BVM
JUNE
1SunSolemnity of the Ascension of the Lord
"A Day with Mary" Pilgrimage
7SatNational Divine Mercy Pilgrimage
8Sun
Solemnity of Pentecost
Diocese of East Anglia Adult Confirmation Mass
14SatDiocese of Northampton
15SunSolemnity of the Most Holy Trinity
Diocese of Nottingham (new date)
21SatVocations Pilgrimage
22SunSolemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ
(Diocese of Nottingham - date now 15th June)
24TueSolemnity of the Birth of St John the Baptist
27FriSolemnity of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus
28SatImmaculate Heart of Mary
Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham Pilgrimage

29SunSolemnity of SS Peter and Paul
Caribbean Pilgrimage
30Mon - EveningEvening Service for UCM Pilgrimage
JULY
1TueUnion of Catholic Mothers' Pilgrimage - 11.30 am Mass
5SatMarist Pilgrimage
6SunSVP Pilgrimage for the Sick
13Sun - No 12 noon at ShrineTamil Two Pilgrimage
There will be NO 12 noon Mass at the Shrine today
19SatDiocese of Hallam
20SunSyro-Malabar Pilgrimage
26SatGrandparents Pilgrimage
AUGUST
2SatSt Patrick's Missionary Society
4 - 9Mon - SatNew Dawn Conference
6WedFeast of the Transfiguration of the Lord
14ThuEcumenical Vigil Procession through the village
15FriSolemnity of the Assumption of the BVM
17SunLeicester Syro-Malabar Pilgrimage
21 - 25Thu - BH MonYouth 2000
24SunLatin Mass Society
25Bank Holiday MondayOur Lady, Queen of Peace, Pilgrimage
SEPTEMBER
7SunThe Dowry of Mary Pilgrimage - 12 noon Mass
8MonThe Birthday of the BVM
12FriMost Holy Name of Mary
Order of Malta Pilgrimage arrives
13SatFaith and Light Pilgrimage
14SunExaltation of the Holy Cross
Order of Malta Pilgrimage
21SunPro-life Pilgrimage
24WedSolemnity of Our Lady of Walsingham
27SatDiocese of Leeds
OCTOBER
7TueOur Lady of the Rosary
11/12Sat/SunDiocese of Middlesbrough
26SunJesus Youth UK
NOVEMBER
2SunSolemnity of All Saints
3MonCommemoration of All Souls
4 - 7Tue - FriWalsingham Association Members' Retreat
9Remembrance Sunday11 am Minute's Silence
12 noon Mass
23SunSolemnity of Christ the King
DECEMBER
8MonSolemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the BVM
14SunAdvent Carol Service - 3 pm
24Wed12 noon Mass.
SOLEMNITY OF THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD: 8.30 pm Vigil and Blessing of the Crib, followed by Solemn Mass
28SunFeast of the Holy Family