Latest happenings at Pilgrims B&B and in Glastonbury

Diamond Jubilee Weekend Events

As you might expect there are a lot of events in Glastonbury over the Diamond Jubilee weekend. Here are the ones we know of at present:

Glastonbury Olympic Torch Relay Photos

Glastonbury Olympic Torch Relay Photos

Day 4 of the Olympic Torch Relay saw it pass through Glastonbury. We have never seen so many people about in town at 10.00am! Click here for more Pilgrims event pictures. Click here to see video highlights of day 4 of the relay.

Glastonbury Fringe

Glastonbury Fringe will be series of independently produced local performances and workshops – music, dance, drama, comedy, poetry, crafts, film and art spread throughout the town during the period 21st June – 1st July, filling the void left by the absence of a Glastonbury Festival this year. Whilst at first glance this may look like Read more …

Photographs of the Glastonbury Unity Day

Available from Also see original Pilgrims New post here. And see PRC description of ‘Glastonbury 2012: Unity Through Diversity’ here.

Brian’s Birthday Cake 2012

Brian’s Birthday Cake 2012

Yesterday was Brian’s birthday. It just happened to coincide with this years Well-Being Retreat at Pilgrims, so I bought him a little cake to share ….

Well-Being Weekend Retreat May 2012

Well-Being Weekend Retreat May 2012

This weekend saw another Well-Being Retreat at Pilgrims. Karl & Nina brought wonderful weather as well as another fantastic group of pilgrims to stay. On behalf of everybody, we’d like to say a big thank you to Karl & Nina for the wonderful events they put on here. These photographs are from the farewell lunch, Read more …

I know I haven't had breakfast yet - but this is the first sunshine in weeks!

Dexter’s (Occasional) Diary – May 12th 2012


Olympic Torch Relay – in Glastonbury

On Saturday 19th May, the Olympic Torch begins an epic 70 day journey that will see it pass through 1000 cities, towns and villages and so come within 10 miles of 95% of the UK population. Day 4 of this journey sees the torch travelling from Taunton to Bristol passing through Street, Glastonbury and Wells Read more …

I wonder if they are up yet ... ?

Dexter’s (Occasional) Diary – May 8th 2012

STOP PRESS!!!! Today it is my 11th birthday!! All cards care of Pilgrims please ….. To celebrate this event I have decided to put up several pictures of my birthday morning.

Megalithomania 2012

“All this excitement about a collection of battered old rocks and mounds of earth must be puzzling to those who have yet had no direct experience of Megalithomania” - John Michell, 1982 An annual conference at which an international line-up of explorers, researchers, authors and mystics help open up the enigma of the megaliths. The dates of the Read more …