Category: What We Do

Messy Church

Messy Church is held on the first Wednesday of the month and caters for primary school children and their parents.  Come and join us from 3-4.30pm, for craft activities, songs, a Bible story, and...

Thursday Coffee Mornings

The church is open every Thursday morning from 9.30-11.15am for visitors to explore the church and graveyard and find out more about the history of this interesting area.  Tea and coffee available at 10.30...

St James Heritage and Environment Group

As well as being a Parish Church, St James is also a Centre for Heritage and Culture, celebrating the past and present of the people who live in our area. The Group started in...

West End Voices

A friendly and fun community choir led by Kat Davidson of the Sage. Everyone is welcome – all ages and abilities. There are no auditions, no need to read music – just enjoy the...

Community Projects

St James is at the heart of Benwell and is committed to serving its community. Over the years we have set up 2 local community projects – Cornerstone and The Good Neighbour Project. Cornerstone...