Lourdes Pilgrimage definitely goes ahead

The annual Archdiocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes will definitely take place from Friday 26 July to Friday 2 August and will be led by Bishop Tom Williams, Apostolic Administrator of the Archdiocese.

Concerns had been expressed following the recent floods in the French Shrine but everything is in place and the pilgrimage will leave, as planned, on Friday 26 July.

The Lourdes Youth Pilgrimage will also leave as planned on Thursday 25 July.