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UK Benedictine Community

Abbey of Our Lady of Quarr

A monastery on the Isle of Wight, home to a small group of Benedictine monks of the Solesmes Congregation group of monasteries; with a guide to their prayer and work life, and information for visitors.

The Benedictine Nuns of St Mildred's Priory

A contemplative community of nuns in Minster-in-Thanet, near Ramsgate, first founded in 670, and reformed in 1937; describes their life and history, with details of their guest house offering hospitality to groups for conferences or retreats.

Pluscarden Abbey

The only medieval monastery in Britain still inhabited by monks and being used for its original purpose; includes a history, with information about the Benedictines, retreats and events, lay membership, and joining the community as a monk. Near Elgin.

St Augustine's Abbey, Ramsgate

One of four Benedictine monasteries in Great Britain forming the English Province of the Congregation of Subiaco; describes their monastic life and history, with information about visiting for a tour or a retreat.

St Cecilia's Abbey

A community of Benedictine nuns on the Isle of Wight; describes their traditional monastic life of prayer, work and study, with information for visitors and guests.

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