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  The Revd Barry J Abbott 

Rector of Whickham

Vicar of Swalwell

Chaplain to Gibside

0191 488 7397

The Rectory

Church Chare


Newcastle upon Tyne

NE16 4SH

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 Mrs Lynda Potts Centre Assistant

Please ring Lynda on 07376 172181 and leave a message. Calls are screened and, if possible, responded to during office hours 9.00 am to 12.00 noon. 

Alternatively please

The St Mary's Centre, Church Chare, Whickham

Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 4SH


 The Revd Canon Peter Waterhouse

Honorary Associate Priest (Retired)

  Mrs Jill Abbott

Reader & Pastoral Assistant

 Mrs Joan Smith

Authorised Pastoral Assistant

 Mrs Carole Dixon

Authorised Pastoral Assistant

Safeguarding Officer

 Mr Gary Brown


St Mary the Virgin, Whickham

 Sam Cree

Play & Praise Leader


Mrs Joan Porteous



Ms Ann Wilson



Mr Michael Grave 

Director of Music


Anne Lindsley 

Magazine Editor


Mr Tony Lister 

Magazine Advertising Manager


Joan Smith

Prayer Chain


Pat Heslop

The Flower Guild