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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

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New Via Francigena Signs in Canterbury

Pilgrims setting out from Canterbury can now see a clear sign directing their first steps on the road to Rome. A new sign, which reads “Via Francigena – Rome – 1800km”, removes all uncertainty as they leave the Cathedral Gate, and directs them up Burgate Street.

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Archived news stories

Reflections on the second charity walk on the Via Francigena, UK section October 11, 2017 On 7 October 2017 the second charity walk, organised by CPR Canterbury Representative, Julia Peters, in aid of Save the Children, took place on the Via Francigena UK (Canterbury to Dover).  The event raised £770 including gift aid for Save the…

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