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14th
Jan
Take a seat, please!

Making Sacred Space Common Ground– a year of transformation – The Very Reverend Geoff Miller, Dean of NewcastleTuesday 14 January 2020 Take a seat, please! We’re selling the Pews! Don’t worry this is not an advert – honestly, they’re selling like hot cakes. Some people have travelled huge distances to choose their favourite, others including […]

13th
Jan
More of a whimper than a bang

Making Sacred Space Common Ground– a year of transformation – The Very Reverend Geoff Miller, Dean of NewcastleMonday 13 January 2020 More of a whimper than a bang – well perhaps! We’ve handed over the keys. There were just three of them and though they seemed pretty canny guys it was clear we had no […]

10th
Jan
We’re still open – please do come in!

We are very excited to be welcoming our construction contractor Historic Property Restoration Ltd onsite this coming Monday 13 January as physical work begins on our National Lottery Heritage Fund project, Common Ground in Sacred Space. These last few days have seen Cathedral clergy, lay staff and volunteers all mucking in to clear and declutter […]

9th
Jan
A Year of Transformation

Making Sacred Space Common Ground– a year of transformation – The Very Reverend Geoff Miller, Dean of NewcastleThursday 9 January 2020 Over the last week some of you will have noticed that I have begun to make some Facebook postings with the title ‘Making Sacred Space Common Ground – a year of transformation’. I hope […]

3rd
Jan
The Belly of the Cathedral

Making Sacred Space Common Ground– a year of transformation – The Very Reverend Geoff Miller, Dean of NewcastleFriday 3 January 2020 The Belly of the Cathedral I suppose visitors to Cathedrals (as to many churches for that matter) have always liked to climb towers and discover mysterious under crofts. I’ll leave the former for another […]

2nd
Jan
Good Patriotism

Making Sacred Space Common Ground – a year of transformation – The Very Reverend Geoff Miller, Dean of Newcastle Thursday 2 January 2020 Good Patriotism!                                 The flags are dead! Well at least they are in the process of dying. […]

1st
Jan
The Calm Before

Making Sacred Space Common Ground – a year of transformation – The Very Reverend Geoff Miller, Dean of NewcastleWednesday, 1 January 2020 The Calm Before! Perhaps best to start at the beginning. So, it is New Year’s morning and I open the Cathedral for Morning Prayer and Holy Communion. It is dark and cold; there […]

16th
Dec
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT Cathedral Development Project

We would like to announce that we have appointed Historic Property Restoration Ltd as our construction contractor for The National Lottery Heritage Fund project, Common Ground in Sacred Space. Building work at the Cathedral will commence on Monday 13 January 2020. From this date onwards, and until further notice, there will be no access to […]

3rd
Dec
Pews seeking new homes!

💥PEWS SALE REGISTRATION OF INTEREST NOW CLOSED💥 We have been overwhelmed by the positive responses to our Pews Sale. A big thank you to those who have registered their interest in a possible purchase. We will be back in touch with you directly in late January giving further information. Newcastle Cathedral will shortly be offering […]

26th
Nov
Countdown to Christmas on NE1’s very own advent calendar – The 24 Doors of Christmas

NE1 has today announced the participants in this year’s 24 Doors of Christmas, the city’s alternative advent calendar and has teamed up with BBC Newcastle as a partner on the event. The 24 Doors of Christmas offers free, exclusive access to 24 unique, unusual and different venues across the city, a festive treat for people […]