St Chad's

Welcome to our church page.

If you want to enquire about Weddings, Christenings (sometimes called Baptisms), Funerals or want to know more about what we do in church and the ways we worship God then please do be in touch.

For any further questions please contact Rev'd Yvonne Greener 0191 4911317 [email protected]

"The parish of Bensham and Teams St Chad is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Durham’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services."


Diocese of Durham.

Beth Miller 0798 034 075

St Chad's Church Contacts

Mandy Bayton (Safeguarding Officer)


(Marilyn Reay Safeguarding Churchwarden)


Gateshead Council (concerns about children)

433 2653 ( office hours) 477 7033 (out of hours);

Adults 433 7033

( 24 hours a day) and the police

<span style="font-size: 1rem;">( Ring 101).</span>

Get in touch

Revd Yvonne Greener

767 Durham Rd Low Fell

Revd Yvonne Greener
What's on


Every Sunday at for 1 hour
St Chad's
Rawling Road Bensham Gateshead, NE8 4QL, United Kingdom

This is currently a said service where we meet together to worship God and receive the Sacrament of Holy Communion. Our Gospel reading and Sermon are proclaimed both in Farsi and in English. All are welcome to join us.
Ordinarily a Traditional-style service with hymns sung to organ accompaniment with refreshments afterwards.

St Chad's Church is a great place to visit. Contact the vicar and arrange a tour for your group.