Welcome to Gosforth Parish Church


    Gosforth St. Nicholas seeks to be
    a welcoming, worshipping community
    witnessing to the love of Christ, 
    sharing God's love with all.


    St Nicholas Church at the corner of Church Road with the A191, Station Road. The junction is closed to vehicles. The nearest Metro station is South Gosforth (immediately opposite the church), and there are bus stops on Station Road, outside the church.

    Postcodes:  Church NE3 1BJ 
    Churchhall Carpark  NE3 1AN                      

    Sunday  Worship

    7 .30 Morning Prayer

    8.00 Holy Communion  - quiet, traditional langauge worship, 25 minutes

    10.00 a.m. Parish Eucharist
    First Sunday of the Month: All Age Family Eucharist - about an hour
    ​Other Sundays : Sung Eucharist with hymns and sermon; Fr. Ted's Corner and Sunday School for younger members of our congregation.
    ​Third Sunday of month (normally) Eucharist includes prayer and anointing.
    Every Sunday: coffee  and chat afterwards. Lunch together several times each year.

    6.00 Evening Worship

    Our normal pattern of  evening worship:
    Normally First and Fourth Sundays: Choral Evensong with hymns, short homily and prayers
    ​Third Sunday : Hail Gladdening Light - contemporary contemplative worship and prayer
    ​Other Sundays: Said Evening Prayer

    Midweek Eucharists

    Tuesday Evening Eucharist (7.30 p.m.) 
    quiet, reflective worship, lasts about 35 minutes.

    First Wednesday of the month : Abbeyfield Communion

     10.30 a.m. - all very welcome. For details see What's On Page and Calendar.

    Thursday Holy Communion (10.00 a.m.)
    Using the Book of Common Prayer. There is a sermon. Afterwards we have coffee in church.  25+ worshippers.
    ​On first Thursdays of ecah month there is a short Bible Study after coffeee followed by lunch (£3) in the Job Bulman - all wlecome to lunch even if you don't want to come to the Bible Study!

     Daily Office

    Monday : 8.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
    Tuesday : 8.00 a.m. and 7.00 p.m.
    Wednesday 8.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
    Thursday : 9.15 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
    Friday : 9.15 a.m.  and 6.30 p.m.
    Saturday 5.00 p.m.

    (please see What's On page or Calendar for any changes)


    VICAR:  Revd. Canon Philip Cunningham, The Vicarage, 17 Rectory Rd. Gosforth NE3 1XR 0191 285 1326 philipcunningham@hotmail.com
    Assistant Priest : Revd. Michael Douglass 44 Regent Rd. Gosforth NE3 1ED
    0191 2850977 m. douglass@blueyonder.co.uk
    Curate: Revd. Aaron Kennedy 01916821371. curatekennedy@gmail.com.

    Readers:  Canon Ron and Olwyn Black 44 Bowsden Terrace NE3 1RX
    0191 2846718 ronolw@yahoo.co.uk


    Chris Owens : 285 6045, Gill Mitchell 285 4111,
    David Young: 284 6142, Anne Moran : 213 5243
    Church Hall Secretary: 284 6142

    ​Our Parish Safeguarding Officer is Carole Owens : 0191 285 6045

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    Data Protection policy

    The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Church of Gosforth St Nicholas registered charity 1133837

    Gosforth Parish Church of St Nicholas does not do anything with the information we collect from you that you would not reasonably expect.

    You give us information when you donate through planned giving schemes (standing order, weekly                     envelope or occasional tax efficient envelope), or by being registered on our electoral roll.

    The information we hold about you may include:
    Your name
    Postal address
    Telephone number
    Email address
    Date of birth
    Family details
    Donation history

    These details are held by the parish electoral roll officer, the parish treasurer and the parish tax efficient giving officer and are generally made available only to the clergy, the church wardens and other church officials that the church wardens may, from time to time, deem to be appropriate

    We use your data to:
    Communicate with you, by telephone, post or email.
    Claim tax efficient giving allowance (where appropriate) from HMRC.
    If you don’t want us to communicate with you by any of these methods you have the right to request that your contact details are changed or removed.
    We will not share your contact details with any third party, other than those required by law.

    You have the following rights related to your personal data:
    the right to request a copy of the personal information we hold about you
    the right to request that inaccuracies be corrected
    the right to ask us to stop processing your personal data
    the right to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s office