30 April 2009

29 April 2009

27 April 2009

26 April 2009

25 April 2009

24 April 2009

19 April 2009

We're home!

After a fantastic week in Lourdes, Group 101 are now safely home. All the children and helpers had a great time- lots of fun, singing and prayers- mostly in beautiful sunshine.
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Some photos will appear here over the coming days, so stay tuned. And now the work begins for the 2010 pilgrimage!

11 April 2009

We're off!

Group 101 are travelling to Lourdes! We'll be back next Saturday and new photos and video will be on the website.
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All the people back at home will be in our thoughts and prayers.

07 April 2009

Itinerary for 2009 pilgrimage

Here is the itinerary (subject to change) for this year's trip to Lourdes.

Saturday
20.30 Arrive at Hotel Jeanne D'Arc. Evening meal and group session.
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Sunday
08.00 Breakfast
09.00 Story of Bernadette and Easter egg hunt. Followed by Lourdes walk and visit to a cafe.
12.00 Lunch
15.00 Easter Sunday mass
18.30 Evening meal and group session
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Monday
08.00 Breakfast
09.30 Lourdes baths/water session
12.00 Lunch
16.00 Yorkshire region mass followed by singing in La Terrasse
18.30 Evening meal and group session
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Tuesday
08.00 Breakfast
09.00 Gavarnie
18.30 Evening meal
20.00 Torchlight procession
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Wednesday
08.00 Breakfast
09.30 Hosanna House and Bartres
12.00 Lunch
14.00 Prairie/museum
18.30 Evening meal and group session
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Thursday
08.00 Breakfast
09.00 Make way to HCPT Trust Mass
12.30 Lunch
14.30 Stations of the cross
17.00 Blessed sacrament procession
18.30 Evening meal
20.30 Fancy dress party
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Friday
08.00 Breakfast
09.30 Fort
12.00 Lunch
13.30 Shopping and free time
18.30 Evening meal
20.00 Final visit to Grotto to leave group candle
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Saturday
06.30 Breakfast
07.30 leave hotel
10.30 Fly home

04 April 2009

Happy Birthday Phil!


Today is Group 101 leader Phil's birthday. Happy birthday Phil!

Early weather forecast

The latest weather forecast indicates that there may be some rain next weekend. However, it is early days and the forecast has lots of time to change before we get there. Click here to get weather updates for Lourdes.

Thank You St Alban's!

Many thanks to the children from St Alban's Catholic Primary School, who had a dress down and raised £100 for Group 101. Thank you!

Group 101 Retreat

Last weekend, helpers from Group 101 went on retreat to Hornsea to prepare for this years pilgrimage. We had lots of fun and it definitely put us all in the mood for Lourdes!