DABEWP Old Way Pilgrimage 2021 Southampton-Rye

Day 3: Wickham to Havant

Today's Notes: 1. Both Southwick pubs close on Mondays. The tearoom opposite the church requires pre-order. There's usually a burger van on the B2177 just after we leave the Priory Ruins


Pilgrimage Newsfeed - Day 3


Bruce fuelling for the day and reliving childhood memories - meat pie! Aidan Simons


Drinks Stop John Chenery


St Nicholas, Boarhunt John Chenery


St Nicholas, Boarhunt John Chenery


Louise took this photo of me changing from long-trouser to short-trouser mode. John Chenery


Ann and Henriette trying out the Yew Tree for size at St Nicholas Church Boarhunt today. Clare Gamble


St James without-the-priory-walls, Southwick John Chenery


Southwick Village Tearooms is our lunch stop today. John Chenery


We had 2 rooms John Chenery


The liberation of France, Operation Overlord, was planned from Southwick Hall. This Southwick is pronounced "Suvvik" (but Louise says this is my Sahf London interpretation and it should be Suthick with a "th" sound nota "v") John Chenery


but it is shut on Mondays, hence we went to the tea rooms. John Chenery


Southwick Park Lake Aidan Simons


All that is left of Southwick Priory John Chenery


Steven leads prayers in St John the Baptist, Purbrook John Chenery


St John the Baptist, Purbrook John Chenery


Sue is carrying Tineke's tail this year John Chenery


No luggage van this year. Ann is backpacking. John Chenery


Sue doesn't know that I have already snapped the tail. John Chenery


Lyn is backpacking too John Chenery


Inside St Thomas Bedhampton Aidan Simons


St Thomas the Apostle, Bedhampton John Chenery


Journey's end at St Joseph's RC church in Havant and the lovely parishioners gave us tea and cakes. John Chenery


Gathered outside St Joseph's. John Chenery