Rev Angus Palmer continues to assist at services and within the parish. Congratulations to Angus on celebrating 50 years of ordained ministry in 2014.



“The Bishop of Newcastle is pleased to announce, subject to the completion of the necessary legal formalities, the appointment of the Rev’d Tom Birch, at present the Assistant Curate of St Nicholas, Gosforth, as the new parish priest of St Mary the Virgin, Ovingham and St Oswin, Wylam. Please keep Tom and his family in your prayers as he prepares to take up this exciting new ministry.”

During the vacancy for funerals, weddings and baptisms please contact the Area Dean, Rev. Lesley Chapman, 01434 682120 lesley.chapman414@btopenworld.com

The church wardens are Judy Marr 01661 852573 and Michael Bird 01661 852328 


 

For enquiries contact may also be made using the contact page on this site.


Part-time Children's and Youth Worker, Wylam & District Churches

CHILDREN'S & YOUTH WORKER

We are sorry to report that Jill Harrison, the part-time Children's & Youth Worker employed by the Wylam and District Churches, has tendered her resignation. At present Jill is expected to remain with us until the end of June and for the Holiday Club, we express our initial thanks to Jill for the excellent work she has done.

Ruth Lindridge, youth worker at Prudhoe has agreed to cover the current sessions from July and we are pleased that the programme will continue pending a revaluation of the youth programme and as appropriate the appointment of a replacement for Jill. 

 

 





                                                                                        

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