Thought from Fr. Colm - 17th January 2020

One of the very interesting discoveries to come out of our Property and Community Review at the Parish Council, was the high level of loneliness that goes unseen - especially among young males. Fantastic work has been done by our own parish reps for this project lately, and what was profound, and worrying, is the level of isolation in our local communities. Perhaps it is a call to arms for us to really dig in and locate these anonymous people, and to look at the facilities we have in all our parish properties as a means of helping.

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The parish of the Durham Martyrs incorporates the Catholic churches of Our Lady of Mercy and St Godric, St Bede and St Joseph (Gilesgate) in Durham City. We are part of the Finchale Partnership and based within the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle.

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St. Bede,

St Godric's RC Primary School, Carrhouse Drive,

Durham

DH1 5LZ 

Our Lady of Mercy

and St Godric

Castle Chare
Durham
DH1 4RA

St Joseph

Mill Lane
Durham
DH1 2JG

Marjorie, the Parish Secretary's working hours are 8:30am -4:00pm Tues - Fri. If you email outside these hours you will receive a response when Marjorie is back in the office. 

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