The Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle has 179 churches (as of 2012). The cathedral is in Newcastle and is dedicated to St Mary. The Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle was founded on 29 September 1850, and was called the Diocese of Hexham until 1861. It covers the counties of Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Durham, and the part of Cleveland north of the River Tees.
A modest 1950s church design, built for a post-war housing estate. It has a pleasing, if conventional interior with... Read More