Small Pilgrim Places Directory
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For the protection of all, visit safely. Health and Safety and safeguarding are the responsibility of each SPP and their parent organisation, but if you have any concerns about the safeguarding of any individual contact the relevant authority, normally the police.
The church remains closed for the time being.
The Church of the Storms! A 12th century church in a wild place of peace and beauty. It nestles out of the wind, beneath a rocky outcrop, beside a sandy beach where Atlantic rollers pound against the Lizard Peninsular. The church is on the site of St. Winwaloe's 6th century monastery.
Location: Gunwalloe, Cornwall, United Kingdom
A place of simplicity and peace set amongst fields and trees and possessing a special atmosphere of quietness and with a true sense of a “thin place “ where the life of the spirit can seem truly close at hand.
One of the smallest and simplest churches in Cornwall, St. Winwaloe's originated in the 12th century when it was a chapel ...
Location: Launceston, Cornwall, United Kingdom
The Chapel remains closed, and will probably remain so for the remainder of the year. However, there is space outside available for prayer.
The tiny medieval Chapel of Our Lady of the Crag is unusual, being carved into the rock in a very beautiful and restful location among the trees. It is situated in the crag a stone’s throw ...
Location: Knaresborough, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Open to the four winds – whatever the weather there’s a lot of it here! The sense of achievement in gaining access to the labyrinth adds to the tranquillity of the place itself. It is a beautiful place, with stunning views, and extraordinarily quiet and peaceful. It is always open.
Location: Looe, Cornwall, United Kingdom
The Pales is the oldest Quaker Meeting House in Wales in continuous use. It is an active place of worship (3 p.m. on the 3rd Sunday of every month) and a place for prayer and reflection.
Built in 1717, it is a stone building with a thatched roof. The Cottage, built at a later date, is occupied by a Friend in Residence. There are ...
Location: Llandrindod Wells, Powys, United Kingdom
Currently closed and probably not opening until September - closed anyway during August. Having a half-hour Zoomed time of silent prayer each weekday during the lockdown - contact Hospitaller for link if you would like to join in, everyone is welcome.
The Well, Centre for Spirituality, Elsie Briggs House, is a small, 15th Century ...
Location: Westbury on Trym Bristol, United Kingdom
The peaceful garden is situated at the back of the Church and is easily accessed through the front gate, down the path to the right of the building. The garden has been lovingly nurtured over the years by faithful church members (and their spouses). It is a tranquil and prayerful spot with a little stream that runs at the bottom and beyond the ...
Location: Thornborough, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom