Diocese of Newcastle

St James Benwell, NE15 6RR

St James Benwell, Benwell and Scotwood Team
Benwell Lane, Benwell, NE15 6RR

Welcome! St James’ is your Church of England church in the heart of Benwell. St James was built in 1833 and has been serving the West-end of Newcastle ever since. You are welcome here no matter what your background.

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  • Monthly Sunday, 8am

    Sunday morning Book of Common Prayer Eucharist, once a month.

    Every 1st Sunday at 8 a.m. for 30 minutes

    Common prayer, Communion

  • Church at Home

    Church at Home
    Pray with us at 10am on Sunday.
    Subscribe, listen, or read along here: https://www.benwellscotswood.com/worship

    Every Sunday at 10 a.m. for 20 minutes

    Prayers, Live_stream, Recorded_service

  • Sundays 10am

    Communion, Eucharist, Lord's Supper, Mass… whatever you call it, this is the heart of our community life. With hymns, Bible Readings, a sermon, and either Sunday School or a children’s play area with activities. Followed by tea and coffee.

    Every Sunday at 10 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Common worship, Sunday school, Communion, Asylum, Refugees



  • Bible Study

    A relaxed open conversation over tea and coffee. We follow the weekly readings and reflections from the booklet 'Our Daily Bread'.

    Every Tuesday at 11 a.m.

  • Lunch Club

    Pay what you feel lunch open to anyone, any age, any background. This is a great time to drop in to catch any of our team, to chat, help out with the gardening, or simply get fed. A relaxed and friendly atmosphere,

    Every Tuesday at noon for 120 minutes



  • BCP Morning Prayer

    Traditional language morning prayer.

    Every Thursday at 9 a.m. for 15 minutes

    Common prayer, Morningworship

  • Eucharist, Thursdays 9.30am

    Thursdays at 9.30am

    A Book of Common Prayer Eucharist. That’s the traditional Anglican prayer book with beautiful language. Followed by tea and coffee.

    Every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. for 30 minutes

    Common prayer, Communion, Coffemorning