Facilities and features
There is a disabled toilet in both ladies and gents
Baby changing facilities in ladies
The nearest car park is The Bridges car park, SR1 3PZ.
There is no on site parking at the Minster
Music and Worship
We have a fine set of ten bells and welcome visits by touring bands. Our own band practices on Monday evenings, though tregular practice is currently suspended.
Bishopwearmouth Choral Society hold 3 concerts per year.
Other concerts and live music take place occassionally.
The Organ, built and maintained by Harrison & Harrison of Durham, was re- sited during the 1935 alterations so that the pipes were in the loft above the sacristy and the console was near the choir stalls. At one time it was sited at the west end of the church.
Choral Evensong on the third Sunday of the month, at 4.30 p.m.
Choir practice takes place on Thursday evening 7 -9pm.
New members are always welcome.
Groups, Courses and Activities
Mother's Union meets in the choir vestry on the first Thursday of the month at 2pm.
Help for Visitors
Are available on request
10.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon, Monday to Friday, and at other times as advertised, in addition to Sunday services.
There is a Foodbank Collection point near the door the church.