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St. Andrew's Church

Newgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5SS, England
+44 191 222 0259
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A must visit

We have visited this church 3 times in the last 2 months, the first was for the christening of our... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
Morpeth, United Kingdom

Visited this church on Sunday 30th April 2017 for a christening and was blown away by the place. I... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
phil m
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Oct 3, 2017
“A must visit”
May 2, 2017
Newgate Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5SS, England
+44 191 222 0259
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

We have visited this church 3 times in the last 2 months, the first was for the christening of our Granddaughter, the second to light a candle for our grandson who has sadly passed away and the third for the harvest time concert. All three...More

Thank BillNorthumberland
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Visited this church on Sunday 30th April 2017 for a christening and was blown away by the place. I am not religious in any way but this is a hidden gem and massive part of Newcastles proud history. The vicar was an amazing bloke and...More

Thank phil m
Reviewed October 1, 2016

I attended the Harvest Supper last night and really enjoyed the night. The church is beautiful and the welcome was sincere. Ellington Band were outstanding and the food and drink very welcome. A great community church and a hidden gem in the middle of town.

Thank Carol T
Reviewed February 3, 2015

I called in here as I was passing during my lunch break, I was drawn in by the look of the ancient churchyard and the welcoming open-door policy. The first thing I noticed as I entered the church was how warm it was, unusual for...More

2  Thank Trish36
Reviewed October 7, 2014

Surrounded by busy streets and right into the center of Newcastle, you will find a lovely old church. It is the oldest church in Newcastle, some parts date from the 12th century. It is very quiet inside the church, the noise from the traffic seems...More

1  Thank Globetrotter045
Reviewed September 14, 2013

Visited as part of Heritage Open Days. Both the church itself and the surrounding churchyard are of great interest. The yard even has a section of Newcastle's ancient town wall in it. The interior is very well preserved and contains notable features such as a...More

2  Thank traveltastic_no1
Reviewed October 31, 2012

An 12th Century church, which has a very interesting graveyard (the unmarked graves of executed 'witches' lie here - a kind caretaker gave me some print outs with details of those hanged). Key names associated with Newcastle's history are buried here. The church itself has...More

Thank rebekkakhadija
Reviewed September 23, 2012

St andrews is a really old church & churchyard going way back in centuries, the interior is all original with the tiled aisle floor, some of the headstones dat way back & it's really spooky passing on a dark night when all the trees are...More

1  Thank Isobel R
Reviewed January 30, 2012

We had a very informative chat with a chap who worked in the church, although I forget his name. He knew his stuff about the church. He let me ring the bells, and took us up into the bell tower to see the bells. He...More

5  Thank Juepig
Reviewed November 28, 2011

we visited st andrews as part of a heritage trail, edith and bill gave us so much interesting information about the church, they were so friendly and welcoming.

2  Thank patCo_DurhamEngland
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July 14, 2017|
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Response from phil m | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for the late reply. yes it is Glyn Evans and what a fantastic bloke. Very friendly, funny and extremely knowledgeable about Newcastle's history.