pilgrims in pembrokeshire

EVENTS

Pilgrims at Abereiddy

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There is a lot going on around the pilgrimage route.  Not only are there talks and one day pilgrimages arranged by the Pilgrimage Team but you will also find below information regarding multi day pilgrimages in both Wexford and Pembrokeshire.

If you are providing any type of activity of a pilgrimage nature on or near the WPPW, please do get in touch and let us know the arrangements and we are happy to feature your event on these pages.

St Aidan’s Feast Day

On St Aidan’s Feast Day in Pembrokeshire, we will gather at St Non’s Well at 11am for a short water ritual. Water from St Mogue’s Holy Well in Ferns will be collected and brought over to Wales on St Aidan’s Feast Day to celebrate the friendship of St David and St Aidan and reconnect the Wexford-Pembrokeshire Pilgrim Way. Arranged by David Pepper of British Pilgrimage Trust.

Wales

St Davids

Tue 31 Jan 2023
11am

St David’s Feast Day

Join the pilgrimage team and the Cathedral as we celebrate St David’s Day  with pilgrimage and services including a BBC live broadcast. Sign up for more information to follow. Arranged by David Pepper of British Pilgrimage Trust.

Wales

St Davids

Wed 01 Mar 2023

Ein Hanes Talk

A talk with artist Rowan O’Neill who is currently running a pilgrimage project with Span Arts called Pererin Wyf / Is Oilithreach Mé / I am a Pilgrim. Sign up for more information to follow.

Wales

Theatre Gwaun, Fishguard

Wed 08 Mar 2023
7:30pm

Pilgrimage Symposium

This free symposium will celebrate pilgrimage asking questions of pilgrimage guides, academics in the field and others.  It will also mark the launch of the Wexford-Pembrokeshire Pilgrim Way. Sign up for more information to follow. Arranged by Ancient Connections.

Ireland

Enniscorthy

Sat-Sun 11-12 Mar 2023

St Patrick’s Pilgrimage Day

Enjoy a day of pilgrimage along Wexford-Pembrokeshire Pilgrim Way arranged by David Pepper of British Pilgrimage Trust in the Goodwick area. Sign up for more information to follow.

Wales

Goodwick area

Sat 18 Mar 2023

Easter Pilgrimage Day

Enjoy a day of pilgrimage along Wexford-Pembrokeshire Pilgrim Way arranged by David Pepper of British Pilgrimage Trust in the St Davids area. Sign up for more information to follow.

Wales

St David’s area

Fri 07 Apr 2023
Good Friday

Pilgrimage: The Way of St David

Guided Pilgrimage – Join a small pilgrim group for a 5 night / 6 day pilgrimage along the Wexford–Pembrokeshire Pilgrim Way in Wales (Stages 6-9).  We stay in comfortable accommodation along the route and all meals and travel arrangements are included leaving you space to fully enjoy your pilgrimage along the Pembs Coast Path.  Bookable now.

Wales

Stages 6-9 (Goodwick to St David’s)

Mon-Sat 24-29 Apr 2023

Pilgrimage: St Aidan’s Way

Journeying  Join us for this 95km pilgrimage following in the sixth century footsteps of St Aidan as he travelled through Co. Wexford from Ferns to Our Lady’s Island on his way to meet St David of Wales.  We will be teaming up with our good friends at Waterford Camino Tours to create a special pilgrim experience. Bookable now.

Ireland

Stages 1-5 (Ferns to Our Lady’s Island)

Sun-Fri 21-26 May 2023

Pilgrimage: St David’s Way

Journeying  Join us for the 900th anniversary of the St David’s Way pilgrimage on the wild and wonderful Pembrokeshire National Park Coast Path. This 60km pilgrimage is an experience of a lifetime, with ancient Celtic churches, holy wells, stone circles, and amazing wildlife on what Lonely Planet describes as the finest coast path in the world. Bookable now.

Wales

Stages 6-9 (Goodwick to St Davids)

Mon-Sat 29 May – 03 Jun 2023

Medieval Fair

Ancient Connections are arranging a medieval fair at the Bishop’s Palace in St Davids on the late May bank holiday Monday.  Please get in touch directly with them for more information and we will post details here as it becomes available.  

Wales

St Davids

Mon 29 May 2023

Medieval Fair

Ancient Connections are arranging a medieval fair in Ferns, Co Wexford.  Please get in touch directly with them for more information and we will post details here as it becomes available.  

Ireland

Ferns, Co Wexford

Sun-Mon 11-12 Jun 2023

Pilgrimage: The Way of St David

Guided Pilgrimage – Join a small pilgrim group for a 5 night / 6 day pilgrimage along the Wexford–Pembrokeshire Pilgrim Way in Wales (Stages 6-9).  We stay in comfortable accommodation along the route and all meals and travel arrangements are included leaving you space to fully enjoy your pilgrimage along the Pembs Coast Path.  Bookable now.

Wales

Stages 6-9 (Goodwick to St David’s)

Mon-Sat 12-17 Jun 2023

Pilgrimage: The Way of St David

Guided Pilgrimage – Join a small pilgrim group for a 5 night / 6 day pilgrimage along the Wexford–Pembrokeshire Pilgrim Way in Wales (Stages 6-9).  We stay in comfortable accommodation along the route and all meals and travel arrangements are included leaving you space to fully enjoy your pilgrimage along the Pembs Coast Path.  Bookable now.

Wales

Stages 6-9 (Goodwick to St David’s)

Mon-Sat 20-25 Aug 2023

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