News

19th
Feb
Sunday Notice Sheets Now Available Online

Our Sunday Notice Sheets, which are given out each Sunday during the Eucharist, are now available online. If you missed one and would like to have a digital copy, please click on the date to access the relevant Sunday Notice Sheet:   March 2018 Sunday Notice Sheet – 25 March 2018 Sunday Notice Sheet – […]

14th
Feb
Farewell to Gordon Scott, Cathedral Head Verger

At Choral Evensong on Wednesday 31st January we marked the retirement of Gordon Scott as our Head Verger. A large congregation, drawn from the Cathedral community and further afield, attended the service. The service was followed by a reception in the Refectory, during which a presentation was made to Gordon. Gordon came to the Cathedral […]

30th
Jan
Would you value some help with your prayers?

The Revd Canon Steven Harvey, Newcastle Cathedral’s Canon for Education writes: I don’t find prayer easy. Is that a terrible thing for a priest to say? I hope not. Moreover, experience has taught me that many people find prayer difficult. A group at the Cathedral has recently been reading Barbara Brown Taylor’s book An Altar […]

10th
Jan
Newcastle Cathedral Goes Contactless

Newcastle Cathedral has become one of the first churches in the UK to accept donations through contactless payments. It forms part of a nationwide pilot scheme to encourage visitors to contribute towards the cost of maintaining Britain’s historic cathedrals. A standing terminal was installed in December 2017 at the west end of the Cathedral, adjacent […]

9th
Jan
Farewell Evensong for the Dean

A farewell service and reception for the Very Reverend Christopher C. Dalliston, Dean of Newcastle was held at St Nicholas Cathedral on Sunday 7 January 2018 at 4pm. To view photos of the event please click here: Photos from Farewell Evensong.    

7th
Dec
Reverse Advent Calendar

We’ve teamed up with the Children’s Society to create a “Reverse Advent Calendar”.: 24 small gifts, one for each day of Advent. All gifts will go to the children and young people who the Children’s Society work with. They are all either refugees, asylum seekers or children at risk. Please bring your wrapped gifts to the Cathedral. […]

23rd
Nov
Doctor Who Christmas Special

BBC to host preview screenings of Doctor Who Christmas Special at Newcastle Cathedral The BBC are letting TV fans in the north see the Doctor Who Christmas Special before anyone else with a host of preview screenings     The BBC will deliver an early Christmas present to the North East this December with free […]

22nd
Nov
Christmas at the Cathedral

We are delighted to provide full details of our services and events programme during Advent and Christmas. Please click on the link to download our brochure: Christmas at the Cathedral

22nd
Nov
Thanking National Lottery Players

Free tea or coffee at the Dog Leap Café with a National Lottery ticket The first 200 people to present a Lottery Ticket at the Dog Leap Café between 11-14 December will receive a free tea or coffee. After the first 200, all Lottery Tickets presented will get you a half-price tea or coffee.   […]

1st
Nov
A Message From The Dean Of Newcastle

Dear Friends It is with very mixed feelings that I inform you today, that I shall be leaving my position as Dean of Newcastle to become the new Dean of Peterborough in January 2018. I am immensely privileged to have served both the Cathedral and the people of Newcastle over the past fourteen years and […]