Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO


Lourdes Diocesan Pilgrimage 2017


Images from the pilgrimage:

Images provided courtesy of Mike March


The 2017 Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle Annual Pilgrimage to Lourdes takes place between Friday 28 July and Friday 4 August. Details as follows:

Pilgrimage itinerary:

By plane - departure Friday 28 July (direct flight to Lourdes), return on Friday 4 August.

By jumbulance - a specially adapted coach with beds and reclining chairs for travelling overland.

Accommodation - Accueil St Frai, a specially designed building for sick and disabled pilgrims.

The pilgrimage contact is Fr. Peter Stott at:

St. Robert of Newminster Presbytery, Oldgate, Morpeth, Northumberland. NE61 1QF
Tel: 01670 513410 or Email:



Adult Helpers required:

The pilgrimage could not take place without the invaluable support given by our many adult helpers. If you would like to volunteer for this year's pilgrimage, the Adult Helpers Registration Form is available from Fr. Stott or through the pilgrimage website.


Will appear here when available.

Gift Aid

As you a member of Lourdes Hospitalite, did you know that you can increase your contributions at no extra cost to you by claiming Gift Aid? If you are you an existing UK Tax payer, simply completing and returning this form will enable us to reclaim tax on your membership fee on your behalf.

Follow this link to Flickr to see the pictures from the Lourdes pilgrimage in 2015.

See more on Lourdes Pilgrimage Facebook page

See Lourdes Diocesan Pilgrimage Website for all information about the Diocesan Pilgrimage