It has been agreed with the Catholic Bishops of England and Wales that the re-dedication of England as the Dowry of Mary will take place on the feast of the Annunciation 2020.
• A two year preparation will started on the feast of the Annunciation 2018.
• A promotion of a nationwide Novena of prayer for England.
• The Statue of Our Lady of Walsingham is being taken to every Cathedral in England with the 'Dowry Exhibition'
The Guild of Our Lady of Ransom is the main promoter of the Tour and all of the publications and materials would be in the name of the Guild.
Current dates for Cathedrals are as follows:
2019 – Dowry Tour - latest dates
Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham – 28th to 30th March
Our Lady and St Gregory, Warwick Street
Portsmouth – 4th to 7th April
St John’s Catholic Cathedral
Plymouth – 16th to 18th May
St. Mary and St. Boniface
Birmingham – 20th to 22nd June
St Chad’s Cathedral
Nottingham – 10th to 12th October
Saint Barnabas Catholic Cathedral
Hexham and Newcastle – 24th to 26th October
Cathedral Church of St Mary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Leeds – 7th to 9th November
St Anne’s Catholic Cathedral
Arundel & Brighton – 28th to 30th November
Cathedral Church of Our Lady and St. Philip Howard
2020 – Dowry Tour
Lancaster – 6th – 8th February
St. Peter’s Cathedral
Clifton – 20th – 20nd February
Cathedral of St. Peter & St. Paul
Westminster – 19th to 21st March
For further information please visit the Dowry Tour website: