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Annual Conference part 1 recording

Part 1 of our 2021 Annual Conference was a Practical Pilgrim session with panelists CPR trustees Brian Mooney and David Matthews, and CPR member and Via Francigena veteran Vicky Williamson from New Zealand. It was a great evening, ably facilitated by CPR member Victoria Field, with our 59 attendees queuing up to ask questions. For […]

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We need your skills!

To our members and supporters – we need your help! The Confraternity of Pilgrims to Rome is a community run by volunteers, most of whom became involved by wanting to “give something back” after a pilgrimage on the Via Francigena. Now we are currently looking to expand our circle of dedicated and skilled helpers. Our […]

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RIP Joe Patterson

Joe Patterson – Via Francigena Trailblazer William Joseph (Joe) Patterson, one of the trailblazers of the newly-revived Via Francigena and a founder member and former Chairman of the Confraternity of Pilgrims to Rome (CPR), died on 26 December 2020 aged 84. A bluff Mancunian and former civil servant, Joe walked from Canterbury to Rome in […]

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Confraternity AGM and Open Day 16 March 2019

The Confraternity of Pilgrims to Rome 2019 AGM and Open Day will be on 16 March in the Gary Weston Library (Conference Centre) at Southwark Cathedral. Registration and coffee start at 10.30. Read all about the day’s programme and talks by clicking on the link, and register for free at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pilgrims-to-rome-agm-2019-tickets-55203656623.

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