• Welcome to St Mary and St Cuthberts, Chester-le-Street

    Our aim is that we are a community of Christians who worship God and make a difference to people's lives.

    Church Values

    *  Reaching out with God's love

    *  Serving the People of Chester-le-Street

    *  Doing everything for Jesus For Durham Diocese

    Corona Virus Update

    29/11/2020 Current lockdown comes to an end on December 2nd when we go into Tier 3 rules.  Church services will resume on Thursday 3rd December - a full list of services planned for December 2020 and January 2021 can be found in the Outreach Magazine and Newsletter both of which can be accessed from our Welcome and News Pages. 

    Private prayer  - this will revert to Tuesday afternoons only.

    For Christmas services - see link below.

    3/11/2020 - in Accordance with the new Corona Virus Lockdown starting on 5th November - all live services have been cancelled.  There will be on line services on Sunday at 10 am and 6 pm on our Church Facebook page (St Mary and St Cuthbert Parish Church, Chester-le-Street). 

    The church will be open for private prayer Tuesday 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm and Thursday 10.00 am - 12 noon.

    Also for church funerals. 


    We are  now holding services in our church and Parish Centre with very limited numbers.  Facebook services will continue for the present time.  For more details click on the links below

    Christmas 2020 services - click on image below

    ________________________________________________________________Opening the Church  and Parish Centre for - 

    Public Worship in Church, Parish Centre  and Facebook -

    Click here   

     Individual Prayer 

    The church building is now open for private prayer on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1.00 - 3.00 pm.  Please come prepared for help with social distance measures and hand sanitising which the stewards will explain.  

    Our Parish Magazine - Outreach and also Newsletters produced during Corona Pandemic can be accessed from our Welcome Page and News Page



    Our safeguarding details (St Mary and St Cuthbert)  -  Click here for our details  - please note the links in this document are not working.  To access links please go to our Safeguarding folder which is 3rd in our list.

    Durham Diocese safeguarding details -  click on link image below image below.

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