Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham


Sunderland and East Durham

Sunderland City Centre

Young Adults' Prayer Group: A group for young adults, between the ages of 18 - 35(ish), for an hour of praise & worship before the Blessed Sacrament.
Meeting on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7.00pm. Please meet in St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sunderland City Centre. More info: Contact: Fr. Marc Lyden-Smith 0191 567 354. After the Holy Hour you are also welcome to join us in a nearby bar for drinks.

All Saints Family Celebration

On Saturday 28 October 4.30pm to 7.30pm at St. Benetís Church, The Causeway, Monkwearmouth, Sunderland SR6 0BH.

Lots of activities for all the family, see poster for full details.

Entry available on the day at cost of £3 each (maximum £12 per family), but numbers are needed in advance for catering. Please let Paul or Angela Hammond know on 0191 415 4555 or by email:

Newcastle and North Tyneside

The Source

The Youth Ministry Trust presents a regular youth event.

Held at St. Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle upon Tyne, open to Years 9 and above.

An evening of music, faith, inspiration, meeting people, sharing faith and much more.

See poster or visit the YMT website for dates and more information.

Young Adults' Prayer Group

Manifest - The Young Adults' Prayer Group

Held at St. Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle upon Tyne, every first and third Monday of the month at 7.00pm.

Adoration, Confession, Praise and Reflection.

Further details on poster

A Light in the Darkness

A Service for those who Mourn the Loss of a Child.

Being held at St. Mary's Cathedral, Sunday 5 November at 3.00pm.


Events will feature here when announced.

South Tyneside and Gateshead

The Event

The Event is a youth prayer night for students in years 6 - 8 at St. Joseph's Catholic Academy in Hebburn. It includes praise and worship, games and icebreakers, small group challenges, inspiring speakers and prayer and reflection. It runs from 6:00pm - 7:00pm in the hall and then moves to the refectory for some food until 7:30pm. There is no cost and everyone is welcome. All young people, whether in a group or alone, must be accompanied by an adult.

See poster for full list of dates and more information.

For more information please email

Prepare the Way - Advent 2017

An Advent and Christmas Celebration with Jo Boyce and Friends

Saturday 9 December 2017 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, St. Joseph's Way, Jarrow NE32 4PJ.

Tickets on sale, see poster for details, booking required.

Cleveland and South Durham

The parishes of St. Mary’s, Barnard Castle and St. Osmund’s, Gainford and The Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham invite you all to:

The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed

A Solemn Requiem Mass (Mass Setting: ‘Requiem’ by Gabriel Fauré) is being held in St. Osmund’s, Gainford on Saturday 28 October 2017 at 12.00 noon. Everyone is welcome. See poster for full details.