The Diocese is currently split into 18 Partnerships. There are four Partnerships in Northumberland. St Robert of Newminster Parish is in the Brinkburn Partnership. The other parishes in our Partnership are … The Sacred Heart and St Cuthbert at Amble, St Aidan at Ashington, St Bede at Bedlington and St Thomas of Canterbury at Longhorsley.
Partnership Telephone Numbers:
Fr Malcolm Cairns, Amble 01665 710252; Fr Shaun Purdy, Ashington, 01670 812200; Rev Deacon Stephen Boulter, Bedlington, 01670 823258; and Fr Ian Hoskins, Longhorsley, 01670 788344.
The Deans for the other Northumberland Partnerships are : Fr Oliver Keyes, Alnwick – Lindisfarne Partnership 01665 602012; Fr James Dunne, North Gosforth, Delaval Partnership, 0191 2363182; Fr Christopher Warren, Hexham, Heavenfield Partnership, 01434 603119
Fr Stephen Watson at Ashington is Hospital Chaplain (01670 812200) and Deacon Stepehn Boulter (Bedlington) is also a Hospital Chaplain (01670 825238)
St George’s Park Hospital Chaplaincy 01670 501815
Cramlington Hospital Switchboard 03448118111