Festival of the Sea

Thursday 6th to Sunday 16th September


The church will be open to visitors for the period of the Open Heritage Week.

Several local organisations, who are also opening their doors to visitors, will exhibit something of what they are about.

Cullercoats Primary School is helping us to decorate the church.

Other organisations, like the Dove Marine laboratory and the Blue Reef Aquarium are also joining in the programme of events.

There are some events in our which will be of special interest to young children, including a sea-creature hunt in the church.


Programme of events:


Thursday 6th        Exhibition in church begins


Friday 7th          Church open

7pm– 9pm         ‘Starfish on your Doorstep’


Saturday 8th      Church open

                        Coffees and lunches in the hall

        11am        Tour of the Church (Gordon Wightman)

                        Visitors from Victoria Court

        2pm          Blue Reef Aquarium event for children

        7.30pm      Folk Concert in Church (ticket only)


Sunday 9th        Church open

                        Sunday servies as normal

        3.30pm     Cream teas in the afternoon in the hall

        5 pm         Choral Evensong


Monday 10th-    Church open

Friday 14th 


Saturday 15th

        2pm          Bell Ringing event for children.

        7.30pm      Peter Mortimer & the Cloggies

                         (ticket only)