Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Department for Spirituality: Prayer Walks around the Diocese

Kathryn Turner, the Diocesan Coordinator of Spiritual Formation, is developing a selection of Prayer Walks around the diocese.

Kathryn says: "This is a selection of walks which come with the added bonus of thoughts and ideas to help you to reflect and pray along the way".

The Walks:

NEW St. Mary's Cathedral Prayer Trail

Cuddy's Corse Prayer Walk

Berwick-upon-Tweed Town Walls Prayer Walk

Finchale Priory

Durham River Wear


Hartlepool Headland




Herrington Country Park

Holy Island – a selection of walks on Lindisfarne

Ashington – Woodhorn and Queen Elizabeth Park

The Cheviot

Marsden Bay

Souter Circular


Prayer Walks and the Northern Saints

Darlington - St Thomas Aquinas


If you have a favourite walk and would like it to be included, please send it to Kathryn Turner at


Beyond Belief BBC programme on Pilgrimage