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Places of worship

There are many different faiths that are celebrated in Newcastle. You can find a number of places of worship and communities using the links below:

Where’s my local place of worship?

Churches and other religious groups play a large role in the community. They may run lunch clubs, coffee mornings, health and wellbeing sessions and offer advice and support. Why not get in touch to find out what is happening locally.

Please see the handy A-Z list of ‘Useful Organisations’ down the right side of this page. Contact them for more information.

  • Newcastle Baha’i


  • Compassion Buddhist Centre
  • Diamond Way Buddhist Centre
  • Newcastle Buddhist Centre

Christian: Anglican and Protestant

  • St Nicholas Cathedral Church, City
  • Church of the Ascension
  • Christ Church, Shieldfield
  • Holy Trinity, Jesmond
  • Jesmond Parish Church
  • St Andrew’s, City Centre
  • St Andrew’s Church of Scotland, Jesmond
  • St Bartholomew’s, Benton
  • St Gabriel’s, Heaton
  • St George’s, Jesmond
  • St Hilda’s, Jesmond
  • St James’ & St Basil’s, Fenham
  • St John the Baptist, City Centre
  • St Luke’s, Spital Tongues
  • St Mary Magdalene, Longbenton
  • St Nicholas, Gosforth
  • St Peter’s, Fenham
  • St Silas, Byker
  • St Thomas the Martyr, City Centre
  • The Venerable Bede Church

Christian: Baptist

  • Heaton Baptist
  • St John the Baptist, Benwell
  • Westgate Baptist

Christian: Catholic

  • Bede House (Newcastle and Northumbria Universities)
  • Holy Name, Jesmond
  • Holy Spirit, Denton
  • Our Lady and St Vincent’s
  • Our Lady of Czestochowa
  • St Andrew’s, City Centre
  • St Charles’, Gosforth
  • St Cuthbert, Throckley
  • St Dominic’s, New Bridge Street
  • St John Vianney Church, West Denton
  • St Lawrence, Byker
  • St Mary’s Cathedral, City Centre
  • St Michael’s Church, Elswick
  • St Robert’s, Fenham
  • St Teresa’s, Heaton

Christian: Independent

  • Blakelaw Community Church
  • Christ Church, Heaton
  • City Church
  • Destiny Church
  • Elim Pentecostal, Heaton
  • Hillsong, Westgate
  • Life Vineyard Church, Gosforth
  • Northern Lights Metropolitan (see St James’ URC below)
  • Regent Chapel, Gosforth
  • King’s Castle, Byker (Czech Slovak)
  • St George’s United Reformed Church, Jesmond
  • St James’ United Reformed Church (Chinese Christian and Northern Lights MCC)
  • St Thomas the Martyr, Haymarket
  • Welbeck Road Evangelical Church
  • United Reformed Church, Jesmond

Christian: Methodist

  • Brunswick Methodist Church
  • Jesmond Methodist Church

Christian: Orthodox

  • St George & St Athansius, Fenham
  • St George Russian Orthodox,Jesmond

Christian: Quaker

  • Society of Friends, Gosforth

Christian: Salvation Army

  • Newcastle City Temple

Hare Krishna

  • ISKCON Newcastle, Fenham


  •  Hindu Temple, Fenham

Jehovah Witnesses

  • Jehovah Witnesses


  • Newcastle Reform Synagogue, Gosforth
  • United Hebrew Congregation


  • Heaton Mosque
  • Madina Masjid
  • Newcastle Central Mosque


  • The Church of the Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints (Mormon)


  • Gurdwara Singh Sabha, Fenham

University Chaplaincy

  • Newcastle University Chaplaincy, City

Last updated: February 18, 2021