Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Youth Services Home

Our contact details and youth service forum members.

Forum Members' websites

Links to organisations working with Young People in our Diocese.

News and Events

Latest news and details of upcoming events.


Opportunities within our Diocese for young people

The Event

Read about The Event and how to get involved.

The Way We See It

Youth Conference 2017. Read what young people said....

University Chaplains

Find your nearest university chaplaincy.

Young Adult Prayer Groups

Find details of local prayer groups for young people.

Youth Ministry Toolkit

An online resource, providing ideas, inspiration and practical help and information.

Youth Ministry Trust

Visit the YMT page (internal) for contact details, latest news, gallery images and archive or visit their own external website.

Catholic Youth Work

Website for Young Catholics looking for jobs, resources or forums for likeminded individuals.


The Catholic Youth Ministry Federation (CYMFed) seeks to help shape and support Catholic Youth Ministry in England and Wales.

Department for Youth Services


Youth Ministry Toolkit:

The new online resource providing ideas, inspiration and practical help and information is now available on


Flame 2019:

Details announced! Book the date!

The largest gathering of Catholic youth across the UK will take place on Saturday 2 March 2019 at Wembley Arena, for more details see the official site and look out for further news from our Youth Ministry Team and CYMFed (Catholic Youth Ministry Federation).

Young Adult Prayer Groups:

There are regular young adults' prayer groups held at St. Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle and St. Mary's Church, Sunderland City Centre.

For more information visit the Young Adults' Prayer Group page.


Flame 2017:

CYMFed Flame 2017, National Youth Congress, Saturday 11 March 2017 held at Wembley SSE Arena.
See photo gallery:


Flame 2015:

See the picture gallery from 2015's event.