DIOCESAN LEVEL


RIGHT REVEREND
DOM AMBROSE GRIFFITHS, O.S.B.

Bishop of Hexham and Newcastle.

Born in London, 4th December 1928.
Ordained Priest 21st July, 1957.
Ordained Bishop of Hexham and Newcastle
by Archbishop Worlock, 20th March, 1992.

Residence: Bishop's House,
East Denton Hall,
800 West Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE5 2BJ.

Tel: + 44 191 228 0003 / 191 228 228 0004
Fax + 44 191 274 0432

RIGHT REVEREND HUGH LINDSAY

Retired Bishop.

Born in Newcastle Upon Tyne, 20th June, 1927.
Ordained Priest 19th July, 1953.
Ordained Bishop of Chester-Le-Street ( Cuncacestre ) and Auxillary to Bishop Cunningham by Archbishop Beck, 11th December 1969.
Appointed Bishop of Hexham and Newcastle, 12th December 1974
Retired, 11th January 1992.

Residence: Boarbank Hall,
Grange Over Sands,
Cumbria, LA11 7NH

Fax / Tel: + 44 1539 535591

CATHEDRAL CHAPTER

Provost: Very Rev. Canon Cecil W Philips
Canons: Henry Olsen, Cornelius O'Callaghan, Francis Kearney
Alexander Barrass, Wilfrid Fee, Laurence Hollis, Seamus Cunningham
Robert Spence

VICAR GENERAL

V.Rev. Canon Alexander H. Barrass, V.G., M.Sc.
St. Joseph's, Chirton, North Shields, Tyne and Wear. NE29 7AA

Tel: + 44 191 257 5801

DIOCESAN SECRETARIES AND INFORMATION OFFICERS

Rev. John Foley and Mrs. Patricia Campbell
Bishop's House, East Denton Hall, 800 West Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE5 2BJ.

Tel: + 44 191 228 0003 / 191 228 228 0004
Fax + 44 191 274 0432

TREASURER

Rev. Phillip Quinn
St. Vincent's, Roman Way, West Denton, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE15 7LT

Tel: + 44 191 229 0234
Fax: + 44 191 229 0265

COVENANT OFFICE

1 Byker Bridge, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE1 2NS

Tel: + 44 191 232 1848

DIOCESAN ARCHIVIST

Mr. Robin M. Guard, M.A. ( address to Bishop's House. )

MATRIMONIAL TRIBUNAL

JUDICIAL VICAR: Rev. Paul J. Zielinski, B.D., J.C.L.
ASSOCIATE JUDICIAL VICAR: Rev. David Tanner, J.C.L.
St. Vincent's, Roman Way, West Denton, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE15 7LT

Tel: + 44 191 229 0222
Fax: + 44 191 229 0265

DIOCESAN FINANCE COMMITTEE

Chairman: Rt. Rev. Ambrose Griffiths, O.S.B.
Secretary: Rev. Richard B. Harriott,
St. John the Baptist, Annitsford, Cramlington. NE23 7QR

Tel: + 44 191 250 0200

Members: Canon Alexander Barrass, Rev. Philip Quinn, William Browne
Malcolm Gregor, Geoffrey Harrison, Barry Patterson, Philip Scrope,
Gerald Wilson

CONSULTORS

Canon Alexander Barrass, Canon Robert Spence, Canon Seamus Cunningham
Revv. John F. Brady; James Doherty; James O'Gorman; David Taylor;
John Coyle; Dennis Tindall; Philip Quinn

COUNCIL OF LAITY

Mrs Pat Kennedy
Tel: + 44 191 284 1690

COUNCIL OF PRIESTS

Chairman: Rt. Rev. Ambrose Griffiths, O.S.B.
Vice Chairman: Rev. J. Caden
Secretary: Rev. K. Gallagher

PASTORAL COUNCIL

To be announced

ECUMENICAL COMMISSION

President: Rt. Rev. Ambrose Griffiths, O.S.B.
Chairman: Rev. Cuthbert Rand
Secretary: Rev. M.G. Ryan, M.A., B.D.
St. Bede's, Carr House Drive, Framwellgate Moor, Durham. DH1 5LZ

Tel: + 44 191 384 3117

SCHOOLS COMMISSION

Chairman: Rev. Ronald Richmond, M.Ed.
Director of Schools: Mr. J.T. McLoughlin, B.A.
Senior Assistant Director: Mr. P.A. Briggs, B.Ed.
St. Vincent's, Roman Way, West Denton, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE15 7LT

Tel: + 44 191 229 0222
Fax: + 44 191 229 0265

LITURGICAL COMMISSION

Chairman: Rev. Desmond White
Executive Secretary: Rev. Adrian Dixon,
The Holy Name, 7 North Jesmond Avenue, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE2 3JX

Tel: + 44 191 281 0940

Arts and Architecture Sub-Committee Chairman: Rev. Martin Deegan
Music Sub-Committee Chairman: Rev. WilliamA. Jacks
Liturgical Formation Sub-Committee Chairman: Mrs. Angela Joyce
Historic Churches Committee Secretary: Mrs. Patricia Campbell

Tel: + 44 191 228 0003

JUSTICE AND PEACE CO-ORDINATING COUNCIL

Chairman: Mr. John Marshall
34 Netherby Drive, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE5 2RS

Tel: + 44 191 274 3576

Treasurer: Mr. R. Thubron
The Sandpiper, Brigwood, Haydon Bridge, Northumberland.
Secretary: Rev. Roger Burns
Ushaw College, Durham. DH7 9RH

Tel: + 44 191 373 1368

DIRECTOR OF VOCATIONS

Rev. Adrian Dixon,
The Holy Name, 7 North Jesmond Avenue, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE2 3JX

Tel: + 44 191 281 0940

RELIGIOUS EDUCATION CENTRE

Director: Rev. Andrew.J. Foley
RE Adviser Secondary Schools: Mr. John O'Neil
RE Adviser Primary Schools: Miss Elizabeth Hughes
St. Vincent's, Roman Way, West Denton, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE15 7LT

Tel: + 44 191 229 0222
Fax: +44 191 229 0265

LIMEX: Home-Based Theology and Pastoral Ministry Course:
Liaison: Mrs. Pat Kennedy

Tel: + 44 191 284 1690

REGISTRAR FOR DECEASED CLERGY

Rev. M. Gordon Ryan,
St. Bede's, Carr House Drive, Framwellgate Moor, Durham. DH1 5LZ

Tel: + 44 191 384 3117

CATHOLIC CARE - NORTH EAST

Executive Director: Mrs. Pat McSweeney
St. Cuthbert's House, West Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE15 7PY.

Tel: + 44 191 228 0111
Fax: + 44 191 228 0177

YOUTH SERVICE

Youth Evangelisation Team Leaders: Gerry and Katie Nelson
58 Glenfield Road, Longbenton, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE12 8DY.

Tel: + 44 191 226 2462

YOUTH 2000

Chaplain: Rev. Wayne Roxburgh

Tel: + 44 191 410 2923

YOUNG CHRISTIAN WORKERS

Regional Organizer: Miss Caroline Perriman
Y.C.W. Office
St. Joseph's, High West Street, Gateshead. NE8 1LX

Tel: + 44 191 478 7902

QUANTITY SURVEYOR

Diocesan Schools Commission.
Diocesan Maintenance Service.

Wm. C. Harvey, F.R.I.C.S.
Harford House, Cowen Rd, Blaydon, Tyne and Wear. NE21 5TW

Tel: + 44 191 414 0020

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