Diocese of Newcastle

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Bishop Christine introduces our next Bishop of Berwick

Contact telephone numbers for Church House staff

Church House: Church House is open Monday to Friday 08:30 to 16:30. However, the majority of staff are continuing to work from home in line with government guidance. For up to date contact details please click here:

Download Church House staff telephone list here.


We are the Diocese of Newcastle, proud to be the Church of England's northernmost diocese and framed between the rivers Tyne and Tweed. We have 237 Churches serving 178 Parishes in 12 Deaneries.

From our Street Pastors to our support of Foodbanks, we are at the heart of many projects helping to transform and enhance people's lives in all our urban and rural communities.

We are proud to be one of the largest providers of schools in our region, ensuring our children have the best possible education to give them the brightest start in life.

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Join an online video service in Newcastle Diocese

Many of our churches are using video streaming to provide online services of worship you can join. You can watch live as the service takes place or watch recorded services at a time that suits you.

For a list of churches taking part and details of their services click here.

Watch Bishop Christine in the House of Lords as she welcomes the news that weddings will finally be able to take place, but asks the Government for clarity over whether singing in church will also be allowed.

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