Lourdes Pilgrimage

John Woodhouse - retired choirmaster, organist, librarian and painter - reflects on the inspiration behind the Farm Street art auctionTwo years ago on the Westminster Lourdes pilgrimage the idea of an art auction was born. I duly painted my Lourdes torchlight procession painting (above). I then heard Lord Alf Dubs speak about the appalling conditions in which children were living because they had been denied their lawful right to rejoin their families in the UK. I decided to change the...