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HODs – St Robert of Newminster RC Church
September 19 - September 20Free
A beautiful Victorian church near the banks of the River Wansbeck
Open 12:00 – 16:00 on both Thursday and Friday
A glorious church of 1850 with stained glass windows by the renowned William Wailes. An icon to St Robert is incorporated into the stained glass of the Sanctuary. There is a marble memorial for those who fell in the First World War.
Church members will be on hand to give information about St Roberts’ and its most important features. There are new booklets available on the history of the church and of its statues.
Directions: The Church is on Oldgate behind Collingwood House. This house, the home of Admiral Lord Collingwood, will be open at the same time.