Our annual pilgrimage to honour St Margaret Clitherow and the York Martyrs takes place on Saturday, 31st August 2019.
10:30 Assemble at the Bar Convent, Blossom Street, York YO24 1AQ (Near Micklegate Bar) where there will be an opportunity to venerate the Relic of St Margaret Clitherow in chapel.
10:45 Procession with the statue of St Margaret Clitherow moves off and will pass Ouse Bridge (the place of her execution) and the Shambles (stopping at the house where she lived).
11:45 (approx) Arrive at St Wilfrid's Church
12 noon High Mass followed by Solemn Benediction.
This pilgrimage is always a great witness to the Catholic Faith and a testament to the devotion of English Catholics to St Margaret and the York Martyrs. Do come and join us! Please help publicise the pilgrimage by distributing our poster, which can be downloaded HERE.
Travel by train
Both the Bar Convent and St Wilfrid's are about 10 mins walk from the railway station.
Travel by car
Use of Park & Ride service is recommended. Please note, the service from Grimston Bar does not go to the correct part of York, the others do.
Alternatively, Nunnery Lane Car Park is near the Bar Convent.
York, YO1 7EF