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St Chad’s has so much on offer for you and your family. Be it studying for a qualification or dropping in with friends, there is plenty to do throughout the year:

Warm Spaces – Every Wednesday morning 9.30am-12.30am – there will be tea and coffee freely available and a warm welcome at St Helen’s church hall for any who wish to come in for a cuppa and a chat, or who simply want a warm space to relax in for a few hours. 

Every Tuesday afternoon 1.30-4.30pm at St Chad’s church

We are pleased to be part of Gateshead Council’s Warm Spaces Charter – please see attached.

Bensham Community Food Co-op

Our Parish supports The Bensham Community Food Co-op, it is open every Tuesday in Corpus Christi Church Bensham  11am – 1pm. 

Latest Blog Posts

Pearl of Africa Children’s Choir

Pearl of Africa Children’s Choir

What a treat we had at St Aidan’s this week. We were fortunate enough to have a visit from The Pearl of Africa Children’s Choir all the way from Uganda. The choir, consisting of 9 young people aged 10-18 along with 3 teachers, spent the day with us and it is certainly...

St Chad’s service

St Chad’s service

To celebrate the school year, classes from reception to year 6 attended St Chad's for a communion service. The theme was change and moving on, for some children this is moving classes and getting a new teacher, and for the year 6 children it is moving to a new school....