Diocese of Newcastle

Church Of The Good Shepherd, NE28 9ED

Church of the Good Shepherd, Willington: St Mary the Virgin
Berwick Drive, Battle Hill, Wallsend, NE28 9ED

We are a friendly, welcoming and modern church bringing the Good News of Jesus to the people of Battle Hill and beyond. Please join us.

We are committed to your safety and wellbeing. If you have any concerns or wish to speak to someone about a safeguarding issue for children, adults or vulnerable adults please contact:

Julie Mooney, Vicar and Minister, 0191 2627518

Julann Fielding, Parish Safeguarding Officer, 0191 2627012

David Abernethy, Churchwarden, 0191 2584432

Ruth Rogan, Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, 0191 2704100 or 07825 167016

Further information is available at:


‘You will be listened to’ or

On the Church of England Safeguarding website www.churchofengland.org/more/safeguarding

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  • Morning Service

    A traditional service of Holy Communion with hymns, readings, prayers and a sermon.

    Every 2nd , 3rd , 4th and 5th Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for 70 minutes

    Family friendly, Coffee, Common worship, Sunday school

  • All Age Worship

    A monthly family friendly service designed to be accessible to everyone, including those not familiar with church. This is a short, lively and informal time of worship and learning with optional participation in crafts. Refreshments are served after the service. Please come and join us.

    Every 1st Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for 55 minutes

    Family friendly, Coffee

  • Evening Worship

    This is a traditional service with hymns, readings, prayers and a sermon. Occasionally takes place at another church in the Methodist Circuit

    Every Sunday at 6 p.m. for 60 minutes

    This service is cancelled at Harvest when there is a 'Joint' Service at 11am and at Advent when the Joint service is at 9.30am. It is also cancelled when there is a circuit service.





  • Midweek Service

    A short friendly service of Holy Communion. The brief 'sermon slot' is normally a discussion of the readings for the day.

    Every Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. for 40 minutes

    Family friendly, Coffee