The New Dawn Pilgrimage will take place from Monday 5 August to Friday 9 August at the National Shrine and Basilica of Our Lady of Walsingham. New Dawn is a family event with a programme of liturgy, sacraments, praise and worship, keynote speakers, workshops, children/youth ministries and more. There will be camping onsite along with food and drink options, showers, parking and phone charging.

Further information can be found on the website at Amongst others, this year the Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain will be joining the pilgrimage along with the  the Pericardium Relic of Blessed Carlo Acutis from Assisi.

Archbishop John Wilson from Southwark and Fr Paschal Uche, from the Chelmsford parish in our diocese, will also be among the principal celebrants.

The Catholic Shrine at Walsingham is at: Houghton St Giles, Little Walsingham, Walsingham NR22 6AL.