St Nicholas, Sunderland

Welcome to St Nicholas! We are the parish church for Ashbrooke, Thornhill, Humbledon Hill, and Tunstall, and are located on the Barnes Gyratory (roundabout). We exist to proclaim the love of God and to be a sign of his kingdom in the world.

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Dunelm South (A690)
Tyne and Wear

Revd Andrew Dowsett
Ray Taylor, Church Warden
warden 07890194337

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Thursday morning Communion

Every Thursday at for 35 mins
St Nicholas, Sunderland
Dunelm South / Alexandra Road Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, SR2 7QY, GB

At our mid-week Communion, we use the contemporary-language form of service found in Common Worship. This is a 'said' service, without music or hymns. Refreshments are served after the service, in the church hall.

We're taking part in the World's Biggest Coffee Morning!


Our parish of Bishopwearmouth: St Nicholas is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults from harm. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO). Our Diocese of Durham’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor who advises our PSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the PSO or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority’s children or adult social care services.

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