How to Revive Pilgrimage

Guy Hayward co-founded the British Pilgrimage Trust ( in 2014, and leads guided pilgrimages around Britain. He has been interviewed about modern pilgrimage for the BBC2 TV series Pilgrimage and Channel 4’s Britain’s Ancient Tracks, contributes to BBC Radio 4, and has been featured in the UK press in The Times, Guardian, Telegraph, Financial Times, Porter, Tatler, Condé Nast Traveller, Country Walking, Waitrose Weekend and Woman’s Weekly. He has created pilgrim routes for English Heritage and, with Nick Mayhew-Smith, for the Association of English Cathedrals. Guy completed a PhD at Cambridge on how singing forms community, founded and is half of musical comedy double act Bounder & Cad.

His website is and you can follow him on FB / IG / TW on @drguyhayward / @pilgrimtrust / @choralevensong / @boundercad

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