News

21st
Jul
Newcastle Cathedral hosts its third PRIDE Eucharist and free film

The countdown is now on for Newcastle Pride 2018! Newcastle Cathedral is hosting its third PRIDE Eucharist – to which all LGBTQI+ folk, friends and allies are warmly invited at 4pm on Saturday 21st July, followed by a free film at 5pm (snacks & soft drinks available). PRIDE Eucharist will be a traditional Church of […]

17th
Jul
What does Newcastle Cathedral mean to you?

For over 900 years a house of worship has graced the heart of the city of Newcastle. Situated in historic ‘old’ Newcastle, Newcastle Cathedral stands as a beacon of hope for everyone visiting, working and living in and around the city: an open place of sanctuary, hospitality, welcome and worship for all those who wish […]

17th
Jul
Repair fund helps Newcastle Cathedral prepare for First World War commemorations

A national scheme to conserve and repair England’s cathedrals, from which Newcastle Cathedral was awarded a total of £180,572 across two projects, has significantly reduced immediate risks, a report published today said. The £40 million First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund, launched by the Government in 2014, invited applications from Catholic and Church of […]

9th
Jul
Welcome to the Cathedral’s new Head Verger

We are delighted to welcome Carys Underdown as our new Head Verger. She took up her post on Monday 18 June 2018 and was formally admitted to the role at the end of the Sunday Eucharist on 24 June, using a liturgy provided by the Church of England Guild of Vergers. Carys has moved around […]

27th
Jun
‘Spirit in Stone’ – inspiring youngsters with stories of the Northern Saints and the North East’s Christian heritage

A celebration event at Newcastle Cathedral will mark the completion of an exciting new digital multi-media resource inspired by the historic church buildings and stories of the Northern Saints. Exploring Churches in North East England: A Schools’ Resource to support teaching Christianity in Key Stages 1, 2 &3 Project Celebration and Launch Event Thursday 28th […]

26th
Jun
This is my favourite view of Newcastle Cathedral

A passionate advocate for the North East The Venerable Geoff Miller, recently announced as the next Dean of Newcastle, expresses his affection for Newcastle Cathedral and his excitement at the opportunity to bring the Cathedral alive for a new generation. Watch a video of Geoff here: This is my favourite view of Newcastle Cathedral   […]

22nd
Jun
Bishop of Newcastle appoints the new Dean of Newcastle

A People’s Dean for the People’s Cathedral The Bishop of Newcastle, the Right Reverend Christine Hardman is pleased to announce that the Venerable Geoff Miller is to be the new Dean of Newcastle. Geoff, 62, Archdeacon of Northumberland, has been Acting Dean of Newcastle since January. His appointment comes at an exciting time for Newcastle […]

20th
Jun
Newcastle Cathedral hosts ‘Remake a Take’ as part of the Great Exhibition of the North 2018

Great Exhibition of the North is a free, summer-long celebration of the North of England’s pioneering spirit.     England’s biggest event in 2018, it will use the stunning cityscape of NewcastleGateshead as a stage for the whole of the North to showcase its imagination and inventiveness. World-class venues, unique outdoor spaces and iconic landmarks […]

16th
May
Will you play a part in our future?

We’d love to hear your views! ⛪ As part of our Common Ground in Sacred Space project development phase and to help support our Round Two application to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) later this year, we are looking to gather information about visitors and potential visitors to Newcastle Cathedral. If you have visited the Cathedral […]

28th
Mar
CGISS Community Consultation

Join us for the second community consultation of the Common Ground in Sacred Space project, at Newcastle Cathedral, Southern Entrance, on Thursday 19th April 2018 from 16:00 to 19:00. The consultation is a drop-in session and we hope that you will be able to drop by! April’s Community Consultation is the second in a series […]