Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Diocesan Festival 2018


Diocesan Festival 2018 - Emmaus Youth Village, Allensford

The sixth Diocesan Festival takes place on Saturday 23 – Sunday 24 June 2018 at the Emmaus Youth Village in Consett.

This year’s theme is ‘Encounter’ and there will be talks from Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow OBE, Sr. Judith Russi and Sara Bryson.

It includes prayer, liturgy, reflection, discussion and music. It is an opportunity for our whole Diocesan family to come together to celebrate and to be encouraged in our faith offering inspiring speakers for adults as well as activities for young people and children.

You are warmly invited to come and experience the festival as a parish group, as a family or as individuals. Everyone is welcome. Booking forms will be sent to parishes shortly and can be downloaded below.

For more information, email: or contact the team on 01207 592244.

Printable booking form