General Enquiries:

Mailing address:
56 Dunholme Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE4 6XE

Email: church@benwellscotswood.com

Phone: 0191 273 5356


Directory:

Clergy

Team Rector:
The Revd David Kirkwood
0191 273 5356
adkcc@aol.com

Team Vicar:
(Focal minister for the Venerable Bede)
The Revd Dominic Coad
0191 2567020
dominiccoad@gmail.com

Team Curate:
The Revd Chris Minchin
07792267223
revd@chrisminchin.com

Assistant Priests:
The Revd Anne Marr & The Revd Derek Marr

Safeguarding

Safeguarding admin:
Olive Taylor
01912731505

Venerable Bede: 
Kathy Germaine
kathleen342434@hotmail.com
0191 2451903

St John’s: 
Olive Taylor
0191 2731505

St James: 
Lorna Carter
lorna.carter@hotmail.com

and Pauline Nelson
p.hedgehog17@gmail.com

St Margaret’s: 
Brenda McCutcheon
brendamccutcheon@yahoo.co.uk
07940 278772

St James

Reader:
Térèse Wilkinson
0191 272 4831

Church Wardens:
Pat Young – 0191 273 3738
Christina Wilson – 0191 272 7282
Email: stjames@benwellscotswood.com

Safeguarding: Lorna Carter lorna.carter@hotmail.com

Heritage & Environment Group:
Judith Green
Write: c/o Good Neighbour Project, 
12/14 Sunnybank Avenue, 
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE15 6SD
Email: stjamesbenwell@gmail.com
Website: https://stjameschurchnewcastle.wordpress.com
Visit us: St James’ graveyard, Benwell Lane, Tuesdays 12-4pm

St John's

Church Wardens:
Edith Hutchinson
Joe Foster

Safeguarding:
Olive Taylor
01912731505

St Margaret's

St Margaret’s Church, Heighley Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 6AR. We are on the number 1 bus route. For more information on public transport please visit Traveline’s website at http://www.travelinenortheast.info or call the Traveline phone service on 0871 200 22 33.

General Info:
stmargarets@benwellscotswood.com

Church Wardens:

Brenda McCutcheon 07940 278772 brendamccutcheon@yahoo.co.uk

Claire Lewis


Scotswood Village Nursery: Karen Holmes (manager) scotswoodvillagenursery@yahoo.com


Changing Lives: visit website

Venerable Bede

Vicar:
The Revd Dominic Coad
0191 2567020
dominiccoad@gmail.com

Reader:
Kathy Germaine
0191 2451903
kathleen342434@hotmail.com

Safeguarding:
Kathy Germaine
0191 2451903
kathleen342434@hotmail.com

Church Warden: Peter Amori

West End Foodbank:
https://newcastlewestend.foodbank.org.uk/
The Food Bank Centre:
Benwell Lane
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 6NG
07580 751365
ceo.wefb@gmail.com

PCC

Treasurer:
Edith Hutchinson

Secretary:
Position vacant, please contact the clergy

Safeguarding:
Venerable Bede: 
Kathy Germaine
kathleen342434@hotmail.com
0191 2451903

St John’s: 
Olive Taylor
0191 2731505

St James: 
Lorna Carter
lorna.carter@hotmail.com

and Pauline Nelson
p.hedgehog17@gmail.com

St Margaret’s: 
Brenda McCutcheon
brendamccutcheon@yahoo.co.uk
07940 278772

Deanery Rep:
James Lewis

Partner & community organisations

Cornerstone:
https://www.cornerstonebenwell.com/
0191 2260941
cornerstonebenwell@gmail.com

St James’ Heritage & Environment Group:
Judith Green Write:
c/o Good Neighbour Project, 
12/14 Sunnybank Avenue, 
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE15 6SD
Email: stjamesbenwell@gmail.com
Website: https://stjameschurchnewcastle.wordpress.com
Visit us: St James’ graveyard, Benwell Lane, Tuesdays 12-4pm

Pendower Good Neighbour Project:
https://www.facebook.com/Pendowergnp/
12-14 Sunnybank Avenue
Pendower Estate
NE15 6SD
0191 272 2962

North Benwell Youth Project:
https://northbenwellyouthproject.co.uk/
80 – 84 Ellesmere Road
Benwell
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE4 8TS
nbyp1000@btconnect.com
01912 983 201

West End Foodbank:
https://newcastlewestend.foodbank.org.uk/
The Food Bank Centre:
Benwell Lane
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 6NG
07580 751365
ceo.wefb@gmail.com

Churches Together in Benwell, Scotswood and Elswick:
Secretary – Drucilla Hutchinson