Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Permanent Diaconate: Diocesan Formation Team

Permanent Diaconate Formation Team.

Left to Rt. Deacon John Hawthorne, Rev. Sean Hall (Director of Formation), Bishop Seamus, Deacon Tom Rooke and Pat Kennedy.

Contact Details:

Bishop's Liaison: Rev. Colm Hayden tel: (0191) 384 3810
Director of Deacons: Rev. Michael Campion email:
Director of Formation: Rev. Sean Hall
Co-ordinators: Deacon John Hawthorne, Mrs Pat Kennedy, Deacon Tom Rooke


If you are interested in finding out about the Permanent Diaconate you should contact:

Rev. Sean Hall tel: 0191 268 4222 email:

If you are interested in the Hexham and Newcastle Diaconal Community you should contact

Rev. Michael Campion tel: 0191 281 0940 email:

If you have information about the Diaconate which you would like included on this website you should contact;

Diaconate administrator: Karen Brown
tel: 0191 243 3302 email: