Details of the Parish Holiday in June have been announced. The Holiday is a three night stop over in Norwich with day visits to Walsingham and Sandringham.
In this the 90th Birthday year of HM The Queen where better to go and visit then The Queen’s Norfolk Retreat.
Described by King George the V as
Dear old Sandringham, the place I love better than anywhere in the world.”
it is the private home of four generations of British monarchs since 1862. The house, set in 24 hectares of stunning gardens, is perhaps the most famous stately home in Norfolk and is at the heart of the 8,000-hectare Sandringham Estate, 240 hectares of which make up the woodland and heath of the Country Park, open to the public free of charge every day of the year.
We will visit the House, Gardens & museum, as well as spending time at the Church of St Mary Magdelene where the Royal family Celebrate Christmas each year.
Day 3 we will visit the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham
We will attend the Mid-day Mass and following Lunch, Sprinkling at the Holy Well. There will be time for quiet contemplation at the Shrine or in the ruined Abbey.