Vicar: Rev’d Caroline Beckett - 01206 30 87 26 - revcarolinebeckett@gmail.com

Blessing of the Seas

When:
May 29, 2022 @ 11:30 am – 12:15 pm
2022-05-29T11:30:00+01:00
2022-05-29T12:15:00+01:00
Where:
The Hard, Waterside, Brightlingsea
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Roger Tabor
0711179439

The annual Blessing of the Seas by the Bishop of Colchester and Re-Claiming of the Waters starts with a procession of the Deputy and Members of the Cinque Port Liberty of Brightlingsea, the Mayor and Town Council of Brightlingsea, The Mayor of Colchester and other Essex dignitaries  leaving from St James’ in Victoria Place at about 11.30 and arriving at the Hard about 20 minutes later. A spectacular pageant going back centuries!