Part 1 - Director's report, October 1985

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GB ARCHON 2913 WSHR-01-01-36-1


Director's report, October 1985


  • 1985-10-16 (Creation)

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10 pages; typescript

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1984: Discussions re Walsingham Shrine management and organisation
1985: being written to re concelebrating mass

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First report in post. Overview of situation, long time to address damaged relationships, re-sizing of executive committee helped, so too did reorganisation (Mr Warwick & Br Hawkes his deputies). Impressed by the staff and their willingness and generosity and sensitivity towards the pilgrims.
Economic Matters
Building Programme
Pilgrimages (Statistics at appendix II)
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Walsingham Association - 7000 members and expanding - new constitution being drafted
Ecumenical Relations - Fr Colven, joint ventures successful
Conclusion - as Shrine develops so to does the village. Local people and businesses keen to work with us to develop a 10 to 15 year plan
Policy on commemorative plaques, etc.
Estimates for Income and Expenditure 1985/86
Building maintenance
Residential statistics 1985

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