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View from the front of the House


Whitchester loungeThe Lounge

Midweek Retreat
16-20 October 2018 

This is a residential, individually guided, silent retreat at the Christian Retreat House, led by Fr David Birchall SJ and team.

There will be a daily meeting of about 45 minutes with a spiritual guide and a daily Eucharist in the Catholic tradition.
The house is situated two miles outside of Hawick in the Scottish Borders.  The countryside is green and pleasant with a river running close to the Centre and plenty of space for country walks. The house itself has interesting grounds with places to sit and enjoy the views of the rolling hills and woods.

The Christian Centre has an attentive and dedicated team.  We shall be taking full-board.
Your stay will be in a well-appointed single room with private bathroom.

There is an hourly bus service between Edinburgh and Carlisle which stops close by to the Centre, within easy walking distance.  There is ample car parking space.  The whole Centre will be reserved for the individually guided retreat to help maintain a peaceful atmosphere.

Booking Form (Waiting List only)

Suggested donation for the retreat £350

We usually require full payment of all fees 6 weeks before the Retreat

Whitchester Christian Retreat House Website (the Retreat Centre we use)

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