On the Solemnity of Corpus Christi (19 June) we will have the opportunity to celebrate our Eucharistic faith publicly in a Blessed Sacrament procession. Bishop Robert hopes this will be the highlight of the Eucharistic Year with many clergy and faithful taking part. The Festival programme includes a blessing of the newly restored Pugin Altar by Bishop Robert, a Eucharistic procession around the grounds of Ushaw (weather permitting) and benediction.
Date: Sunday 19 June 2022
Venue: Ushaw Historic House, Gardens and Grounds, Woodland Road, Durham DH7 9RH (for Sat Nav, please use DH7 7DW).
Time: 3.00pm – 4.30pm. Free entry into Ushaw from 2.30pm.
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED.
There is no charge for this event. Donations to the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle are welcome.
There are limited places available at this event. We recommend booking early to avoid disappointment. A confirmation email will be sent when your booking is confirmed.
Ushaw has limited parking available. Groups are invited to travel by coach or car share, where appropriate. Please advise at time of booking and check confirmation of booking before arranging transport. Accessible parking is available at the venue. We invite groups to consider car sharing or travelling by coach, where appropriate.
Refreshments will be available in the refectory after the event. Guests are welcome to bring a picnic and use the grounds. Please expect a short delay while people are being served in the refectory.
Photographs will be taken at this event for use in Diocesan promotional materials.
Anyone showing Covid symptoms within 10 days of the festival is advised not to attend the event.
Click here to view or download the event poster.