This year, the solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus coincided with the Tenth World Meeting of Families, celebrated in Rome and in homes around the world. Taking the opportunity to emphasise the importance of family in the life of faith, staff, students and parents from Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School in Leigh on
In September and October this year, the relics of St Bernadette will journey on pilgrimage to England, Scotland, and Wales for the very first time. The tour will depart from Lourdes on 1 September and return to the Shrine on 1 November. It will begin in the Diocese of Westminster and then move around the country.