Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO

The Youth Ministry Trust

Youth Ministry Trust is a Registered Company Limited by Guarantee Number 07937704, Registered Charity Number 1146158

Board of Directors:

Chairman: Fr. Dermott Donnelly

Members: John Foster, Michael Howard, Fr. Tom McHale, Fr. Chris Warren, Elaine White, Paul Young, Sr. Patricia Bell, Maria Matthews.

Company Secretary: Michael Howard

Director of Youth Services:

Director of Operations: Frank O'Neill

Director of Youth Ministry: Tony Lawless

Area Youth Development Co-ordinator: Philip Salkeld

Administration Team: Teresa Stewart

Contact Details:

Address: Emmaus Youth Village, Pemberton Rd, Allensford, Consett, Co. Durham DH8 9BA.


Telephone: 01207 592244

Fax: 01207 592245


Social Media: Facebook, Twitter (@ymteam) and YouTube.

About us:

Youth VillageThe Diocesan Youth Ministry Team (YMT) aims to bring young people into a personal relationship with Christ and fully into the life of the Church.

They do this through a strategy of Missions, follow-up Retreats, and support for Parish Youth Ministry.

Read more about the Youth Village here.

YMT News:

Youth Ministry Team Update July 2020:

YMT have issued this statement in July 2020, please take a moment to read.

YMT Events:

Visit the YMT website for the latest details of upcoming events.