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The Last Day

So final day, the bags are packed and some wonderful memories made. We have had the pleasure of meeting Group 56 for a regional mass. The first North West regional mass in 30 years, and the group from Preston did not disappoint. 86 more words

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Busy 2 days

Well it has been a busy last two days, so apologies in the delay for this.

Yesterday was hectic with a lovely day out at the port of St Jean de Luz. 279 more words

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The beauty of Lourdes

So just back from an emotional Torch Light Parade, and what an evening in was. Song, prayers and dancing, a beautiful sight to behold and im sure once we have sorted cameras some beautiful images will come out. 208 more words

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Caves and Pirates!

So today saw us hit the Betharram caves just outside Lourdes. We descended the 263 steps into the depths and down the five levels to the boat and then onto the train. 110 more words

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First full day

First full day in, and it’s been fabulous. The weather was not too kind to start with, however brightened up over the day.

We headed off to the Grotto after a chocolate filled breakfast for some, giving everyone chance to find their bearings. 121 more words

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Short and sweet

A short but sweet blog post tonight.

We arrived early afternoon into Lourdes, we had an uneventful journey aside from a bumpy landing. We think the co-pilot was having a go at touchdown. 33 more words

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People - HCPT / The Pilgrimage Trust

“Lourdes has been a place for pilgrimage since 1858. Today over five million people per year visit the town. HCPT founder Dr Michael Strode first visited in 1951 and saw the potential to organise a pilgrimage for disabled children at the school where he was working.

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