In Search of St. Withburga

I wanted to honour a founding mother of the faith but even before I started I feared I was on a fool’s errand. The old books tell how the monks of Ely Abbey came to Dereham and stole St. Withburga’s body! So what relics could I hope to find? She, a royal princess, is said […]

Pilgrim Path

Fursey Pilgrimage? Saturday 6th October 2007 · We join the Fursey Pilgrims for their annual pilgrimageto Burgh Castle. We meet outside Great Yarmouth Station at 10.07 a.m. and will leave on foot from there to Burgh Castle as soon as the Norwich train arrives. The train departs Norwich at 9.36 a.m.. Those arriving by car […]