Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO


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 5354. After the Holy Hour you are also welcome to join us in a nearby bar for drinks.

Newcastle and North Tyneside

St. Dominic's Priory Church, Newcastle upon Tyne have announced their Holy Week and Easter worship schedule.

Full details of all worshipping services being held during Holy Week and over Easter are now available to view in the attached poster.

St. Dominic's Priory Church, Newcastle upon Tyne


Sunday April 28 2019

Adoration from 12.00noon until 6.30pm. Divine Mercy Devotions at 3.00pm. Confessions available from 3.00pm - 3.45pm. Readings. The Holy Rosary will be recited on the hour.

Refreshments available. View the poster for full details.

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 2018/19 dates and more information.

Manifest - The Young Adults' Prayer Group

Are you aged 18-30? Would you like to meet with other Young Adults?

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.


Events will feature here when announced.

South Tyneside and Gateshead


The EVENT is held monthly at St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy in Hebburn between 6.00 - 7.30pm, is free and open to all young people in years 5, 6, 7 and 8. We provide pizza and refreshments free of charge afterwards too so young people can get to know others from other schools across the Diocese. In addition to our monthly faith night EVENT at St. Joseph’s we will also be running more ‘roadshow’ EVENTs this year, including one in the Pontop Partnership in March at St. Mary’s RC Primary in South Moor.

Parents, teachers, parishioners and clergy are also welcome. For further details or to book your place, please email Andrew Young or ring him on 07868 155298. Numbers are required for catering purposes.

See poster for full list of dates and more information.

Cleveland and South Durham

Gainford, St. Osmund's and Barnard Castle, St. Mary's (Hogarth Partnership) - Holy week and Easter Services.

Details of all services being held across these two parishes during Holy Week and over Easter are now available to view. View the attached poster for full information.

A full list of the music that will be used for these services is also available to view here.

Hogarth Partnership - Announcement of a Partnership Tour of Holland

A partnership tour to The Lady of all Nations Shrine, Amsterdam and Keukenhof Gardens, Holland. The tour will take place from Monday 29 April through to Friday 2 May 2019. The Spiritual Leader is Fr. David Russell.

The tour itinery includes:

  • Coach travel throughout and 2 nights bed and breakfast at Best Western Hotel, Almere.

  • Monday 29 - coach to Hull, overnight crossing to Rotterdam.

  • Tuesday 30 - visit to Keukenhof Gardens, includes entrance fee and birds of prey show.

  • Wednesday 1 - visit to Lady of all Nations Shrine Chapel with Holy Mass and Amsterdam City.

  • Thursday 2 - Amsterdam City then return to Hull with overnight crossing from Rotterdam.

Tour cost is £350.00 double/twin or a single supplement cost £495.00. Full amount to be paid Sunday 10 March.

For further details please contact Mike Horan on 01325 243773 or mob. 07790 311872.