Free symposium on Spiritual Tourism in Wales: 6th April 2020

Free symposium on Spiritual Tourism in Wales: 6th April 2020

The aim of this symposium is to enable participants to learn about the various spiritual / faith tourism / pilgrimage initiatives under way or being planned and to draw up an action plan for making more of the potential for spiritual tourism in Wales.

 The day will combine micro-presentations, keynote presentations and round table and plenary discussions. Confirmed speakers include

  • Canon Christopher Pullin, the Chancellor of Hereford Diocese on the St Thomas Cantilupe Way and the Virtuous Circles project
  • Iain Tweedale, of Journeying (Christian walks and pilgrimages) on the Welsh Camino
  • Guy Hayward of the British Pilgrimage Trust on the 2020: Year of Pilgrimage
  • Caroline Welch on the National Churches Trust’s Explore Churches initiative

 They also hope to have a speaker from Visit Wales to present the Faith Tourism Action Plan and Chapels Toolkit.

The Symposium will be held on 6 April 2020, at the University of South Wales Conference Centre, Llantwit Road, Treforest, Pontypridd CF37 1DL.

Cy: https://ti.to/digital-past/symposiwm-twristiaeth-ysbrydol

Eng: https://ti.to/digital-past/spiritual-tourism-symposium