Edinburgh Hospitalité and Pilgrimage Committees

Welcome to the website of the Edinburgh Hospitalité and Pilgrimage Committees.

The Hospitalité is a registered Charity. The Hospitalité Committee is comprised of volunteers and each committee member is elected on bi-yearly basis.  Their role is to keep the spirit of Lourdes alive all year round.  Some of their tasks include:

  • Arranging Lourdes Masses and ceremonies in the Archdiocese
  • Arranging social gatherings
  • Allocating any grants or funding that may be available for volunteers
  • Promoting Lourdes through talks and presentations
Should you wish to contact a member of the Hospitalité committee, please get in touch via the "Contact Us" page.


The Pilgrimage Committee is responsible for the practical arrangements relating to the organisation of the Pilgrimage. Some of their duties include:
  • Liaising with the Travel Agent
  • Liaising with the Lourdes Authorities
  • Planning the programme
  • Recruitment, Safeguarding and Preparation of helpers
  • Overseeing the operation of the Pilgrimage and care of assisted pilgrims whilst in Lourdes
  • Continuous improvement and review
Should you wish to contact a member of the Pilgrimage committee, please get in touch via the "Contact Us" page.