Help light up the lives of vulnerable children

Nearly 400 pupils from local primary schools will join a Christingle service celebrating Candlemas and the supporting the work of The Children’s Society at 1.00pm at Newcastle Cathedral on Thursday 2nd February. Local people are welcome to join the festivities and money raised will go towards providing life-changing support to the vulnerable children supported by […]

The Feast of Candlemas – Sunday 29 January 2017

On Sunday, 29 January, Newcastle Cathedral celebrates THE FEAST OF CANDLEMAS to mark 40 days after the birth of Mary’s son Jesus. Although Christmas Day has now passed and the decorations have been packed away, the Church continues to commemorate the coming of Christ and the light that he brings into the darkness until Candlemas […]

Lunchtime Recital Series – Galina Vale

Our free International Lunchtime Recital Series began again last week with great success. Newcastle Cathedral’s very own Organist and Director of Music kicked off the 2017 series with a wonderful celebration of the compositions and arrangements of J.S.Bach (1685-1750). Tomorrow (Friday 20 January 2017) we are delighted to welcome Galina Vale. A child prodigy raised […]

Christmas Service details

We hope you will join us for some of our Christmas Services & Events at Newcastle Cathedral! Crib Service, 11am Christmas Eve Nine Lessons & Carols, 6pm Christmas Eve Midnight Mass, 11.30pm Christmas Eve Christmas Morning Eucharist, 10am Christmas Day Click on the blue link above to see an interactive copy of our leaflet with more details.

Cathedral Notes, Winter 2016

The latest edition of Cathedral Notes are now out. We would love to hear from you about anything you would particularly like to see in these newsletters. Any suggestions of comments, please do drop a line to Catherine Mair, Communications Officer ( We wish you a very Happy Christmas!  Click here for Cathedral Notes, Winter […]

Christmas at the Cathedral

We are full of anticipation now for all of the Christmas Services & Events at St Nicholas’, and would love you to join us!  Click here to see an interactive copy of our leaflet with more information.

Sunday Evensongs – 4pm trial

The Dean and Chapter of St Nicholas’ Cathedral have approved a 6 month trial of Sunday Evensong services at 4pm, rather than the usual time of 6.  The trial will begin this Sunday – the 4th September – and continue until the last Sunday in February 2017 with a review in the New Year to decide whether […]

Bishop of Berwick announcement

  There was great excitement in the Cathedral on Thursday 1st September as the identity of the new suffragan Bishop of Berwick was revealed by 10 Downing Street at 10am.  The name had been a closely guarded secret, though staff knew that Bishop Christine was going to be bringing a “special visitor” to the Cathedral at 3pm that […]

Pride Eucharist

All are welcome to an inclusive and affirming communion service, celebrating our God-given diversity. Come and worship God as the beautiful human person you are. Join us for‪ Pride Eucharist, 4pm on Sunday.  

A Joyful Weekend of Ordinations!!

What a wonderful couple of days for the Cathedral, and our Diocesan family, as we welcomed 6 new Deacons and 7 new Priests into the ordained ministry of the Church! Bishop Christine led a moving and powerful service on Saturday afternoon for the Deaconing, and we were back again on Sunday morning for the Priesting. […]