The Lindisfarne Partnership.


COVID-19 Pandemic


Due to increasing numbers at Mass

we feel we need to implement a booking system to ensure that

we remain COVID secure in line with Government guidance.

Everyone is welcome to attend Mass but please can you now book your place in advance.

All Future Mass Bookings can be done in person with the steward at the door or

by calling 01665 579303 on a Wednesday only between the hours of 10am and 1pm.

Many thanks

As from Saturday 10th April, there will be a Saturday Vigil Mass at St Paul's.

This is a TEMPORARY measure to ease numbers at

Sunday Mass and help with social distancing.


Saturday Vigil Mass 17th July at 5pm.

Sunday Mass 18th July at 9.30am

Maximum Attendance is 77 persons.

The wearing of a Face Mask is compulsory



A copy of the Minutes of St Paulís Parish Council meeting

held on 6th July 2021 at 4pm

via Zoom, are at the bottom of the Bulletin Page


Weekday Masses

PLEASE NOTE Wednesday 21st July---- NO 10am Mass



Baptism at St Paul's Alnwick is open to all babies who have at least one parent who is Roman Catholic themselves.

Please telephone Father Stephen on 01665 602012 for further information.


First Reconciliation and First Holy Communion

These celebrations are postponed until a time that allows for families to gather safely within the Parish.

New dates will be announced when it is safe to do so.



From 14th June 2021 Maximum Capacity of Church Building.



The celebration of Confirmation will be deferred until further notice.


Anointing of the Sick

No pastoral visits will be made to people except in an emergency.

However, parishes and their ministers will offer phone support.

The Anointing of the Sick will be carried out by the Priest who will avoid physical contact and adhere to hygiene procedures.

Visits to people in care homes or hospitals will follow advice from the staff on infection control.


Holy Communion and Pastoral Visits to the Sick and Housebound

It is now permissible for Eucharistic Ministers to visit with Holy Communion

with the permission of the recipient.

Please observe Social Distancing.



Maximum Capacity of Church Building.



The Lindisfarne partnership


The Roman Catholic Parish Church of St Paul's is a fine Victorian church which is situated near the town centre

and together withSt Aidanís Seahouses. serve the town of Alnwick and the surrounding villages in Northumberland.
We are part of the Lindisfarne Partnership in the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle.

Responsibility for the running of the parish lies with

the parish priest, Fr Stephen Watson aided by an elected parish council.

The address of the parish house is
3, Prudhoe Villas, Alnwick, NE66 1UP
Tel: 01665 602012



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