Diocese of Newcastle

St Aidan'S Thorneyburn, NE48 1NA

St Aidan's Thorneyburn, Falstone w Greystead & Thorneyburn
Greenhaugh, Bellingham, NE48 1NA

Due to COVID-19 restrictions our Church Building is currently closed and Church services are not taking place in Church. Whilst we cannot meet in church physically we are always here spiritually. For any support you need and for prayer requests please contact Rector Susan Ramsaran (contact details below). 

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength . . Love your neighbour as yourself. There is no commandment greater than these.”

To protect the vulnerable amongst us, please do not leave your home except for essential trips.

We have set up a telephone tree to keep in contact and have details of essential services for home delivery. We also can arrange to shop for you. Contact Caroline Waitt Churchwarden  01434 240210 caroline.waitt@btinternet.com or visit Tarset Community Website for mailings.

For latest information follow us on Facebook NORTH TYNE CHURCHES and on Twitter @StPetersNE48. Here are prayers suggested by the Church of England:


The parish of Falstone w Greystead & Thorneyburn is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Newcastle’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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  • Sung Eucharist

    Common Worship Holy Communion, sung service

    Every 4th Sunday at 11 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Allages, Singingevent, Hymnsevent, Refreshments_served

  • Parish Worship

    Lay led service

    Every 2nd Sunday at 6 p.m. for 50 minutes

    Church, Hymnsevent, Eveningworship, Refreshments_served