Welcome to Our Parish

Our Lady & St Aidan's and St Bernadette's



Parish Priest:

Fr John McElhone

Contact Number:

0191 2623820

E-Mail Contact:

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Mass Times:


St Aidan's:

Sunday - 10:00am

St Bernadette's:

Sunday - 11:30am

Privacy Policies:  Review Date - March 2021

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St Aidan's Altar

St Bernadette's Altar


Welcome and thank you for visiting the web site of both of our parish churches, Our Lady & St Aidan's, Howdon and St Bernadette's, Wallsend. We invite you to explore our site and hope that you will find plenty to interest you in the life of our community.

For quick access to parish information such as telephone numbers, mass times or to contact us, please see the box at the top right of the screen, for all other information please feel free to browse the sections from the menu on the left of our site

Our Mission

We are a welcoming Catholic community committed to fostering growth in faith, love of God and discipleship

Our Vision

To be a Christ-centred worshipping community committed to bringing others to the love of God through our actions and words