Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Department for Communications - Press Statements


Press statements will be published here as they become available.


Father Michael Higginbottom - Thursday 13 April 2017 - full press statement.

Father John Reid - Friday 7 April 2017 - full press statement.

Department for Communication contacts:

Head of the Diocesan Department of Communications and Press Officer: Mgr. Andrew Faley

Tel: 07971 875902 or email:


Diocesan Web Manager: Paul Nugent

Tel: 0191 243 3310 or email: