Hexham and Newcastle Diocese


Evangelisation Team return from Rome trip

Some members of the diocesan Evangelisation Team have just returned from a gathering in Rome- see photos and report

New Chief Executive announced for St Cuthberts Care

One of the largest and longest-running charities in the North East has appointed a new Chief Executive.The former Deputy CEO of St Cuthberts Care, Moira Ashman, has been appointed as Chief by the charity's board, with the current Director of Children's Services, Sheila Errington, assuming the role of Deputy.

Permanent Diaconate

Permanent diaconate: Candidacy Celebration Mass
Photos and report from Pat Kennedy

Spirituality on Facebook

Diocesan Spirituality are now on Facebook


World War 1 Anniversary Events

See details of memorial concert at St Joseph's Tow Law and other commemorative events and exhibitions in the diocese.

New Appointments

September appointments

Mass to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of YMT

A Mass of Thanksgiving will take place on Saturday 4th October at 11.00am in St Mary's Cathedral to open a year of celebration marking 20 years of the Youth Ministry Team.

Galilee Talks

A series of talks - the Galilee Talks - are planned at St Mary's, Hexham: the first of these will be on 11th October entitled "Women in the Church".

Celebrate Conference

Celebrate North East: 11th and 12th of October, St. Josephs Catholic Academy, Hebburn.

Coming Diocesan Events :

See also full screen calendar

October and November

Posters for diocesan events taking place in October and November

Year to Celebrate Consecrated Life

Bishop Seamus will celebrate mass in St Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle, on
November 21st at 12.05pm. to open the Year. This will be the beginning of a series of events to be arranged during the course of the year.

Minsteracres Retreat Centre - programme.

Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 12th—19th October 2015
Booking Forms now available

Last updated on 1/10/14