Medieval Service to be heard for first time in almost 600 years to mark International Women’s Day

Newcastle Cathedral’s women’s choir, Schola Cantorum, are preparing to sing a liturgy that has not been heard in public for almost 600 years. The medieval worship service, The Liturgy of the Nails, is a collaboration between the Cathedral and Professor Lesley Twomey, Professor in Medieval and Golden Age Hispanic Art and Literature at Northumbria University, […]

Bishop of Newcastle appoints new Archdeacon of Northumberland

The Bishop of Newcastle, the Right Reverend Christine Hardman is pleased to announce that the Reverend Mark Wroe is to be the new Archdeacon of Northumberland. Mark, 49, has been Acting Archdeacon since the beginning of this year following the appointment of the Very Reverend Geoff Miller, his predecessor, as Dean of Newcastle. Mark is […]

There are many reasons to celebrate with us this festive season!

Newcastle Cathedral is literally buzzing with excitement as we head towards the most magical time of the year. In October, the Cathedral and it’s community were delighted to officially welcome The Very Revd Geoff Miller as new Dean of Newcastle at his Collation, Induction and Installation ceremony. Read Geoff’s thoughts as he begins his new […]

Remembrance Sunday at Newcastle Cathedral

ARMISTICE 2018 – How Newcastle Cathedral Will Remember 6am – for the early birds – a Northumbrian Piper will play in the Cathedral as part of the national “Battle’s Over” initiative marking the moment the Armistice was signed. (Entrance through the Cathedral’s Great West Doors from 5.50am. Ceremony 10 minutes long. All welcome) 10am – […]

The Osmonds to play Newcastle Cathedral

Legendary family band to move show from Newcastle City Hall to beautiful St Nicholas Cathedral on Saturday 17th November due to logistical reasons Beloved U.S. pop sensations The Osmonds are set to perform at Newcastle’s St. Nicholas Cathedral on Saturday 17th November following a change in venue from Newcastle City Hall due to logistical reasons. […]

Interview with the Very Revd Geoff Miller, Dean of Newcastle

Hear from the Very Revd Geoff Miller, new Dean of Newcastle, as he looks forward to the enormous, but really exciting, challenge ahead. “I am looking forward to making new friends and allies, people of good will, people who want to dream and work together for a great city and a great place for everyone… I […]

Bishops, MPs and civic leaders attend installation of the new Dean of Newcastle

Hundreds attended Newcastle Cathedral this weekend as the Venerable Geoff Miller was installed as Dean of Newcastle. Geoff, 62, was previously Archdeacon of Northumberland before being appointed Dean earlier this year. The special service took place at 4pm on Saturday, 20th October, led by the Bishop of Newcastle, the Right Reverend Christine Hardman. Bishop Christine […]

Newcastle Cathedral to Host Exhibition by Artists in Recovery from Addiction

Newcastle Cathedral is set to host an exhibition showcasing work by artists in recovery from addiction to drugs, alcohol and harmful behaviours.  The exhibition, entitled ‘AiR at the Cathedral’, is organised by Newcastle based not for profit Community Interest Company, Artists in Recovery, and runs from Saturday 8th to Saturday 29th September 2018. The exhibition, […]

Volunteers – We Need You!

Heritage Hub – Newcastle Central Station 6-9 and 13-16 September It’s been a great few months for volunteering at Newcastle Cathedral as we work to expand our volunteering programme. We are now looking for a group of enthusiastic and friendly volunteers to help support our exciting Heritage Hub as part of Newcastle’s 2018 Heritage Open […]

An Evening with Archbishop Sentamu

We are delighted to announce that The Archbishop of York John Sentamu will be our guest speaker at Newcastle Cathedral on Friday 7 September 2018 at 7:30pm. Doors will open at 7:15pm. This prestigious event is free and open to all. Tickets are free but must be booked in advance. For tickets please visit: Unreserved seating in the […]