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This category contains content relating to the Boards, Groups and Committees that form our Synod and Governance structures.

General Synod

General Synod Members of Convocation The Archdeacon of Durham The Revd D Brooke The Revd G Buttery The Revd Dr M Threlfall-Holmes The Revd J S Bellamy Members of the House...

Church Buildings Panel

Chair: Mr G Taylor Ex-officio Members: The Archdeacon of Sunderland The Archdeacon of Durham The Archdeacon of Auckland Members: Mr A K H Leech vacant vacant Secretary: Mr G W Heslop, Care of...

Closed Churches Uses Panel

The committee is a body under the auspices of the Diocesan Mission and Pastoral Committee whose task is to seek alternative uses for consecrated...
Diocesan Advisory Committee for the Care of Churches (DAC) Ex-officio: The Archdeacon of Sunderland The Archdeacon of Durham The Archdeacon of Auckland (Chair) Appointed: Mr D Beaumont Revd R J Cooper Mr C...
Chair:  Revd Canon Dr D J Kennedy Treasurer: vacant Bishop’s Council Nominees: Clergy: Revd Canon D C Glover, vacancy, vacancy Laity: Mr A Robinson, Mrs C M Robinson, vacancy Co-opted: Mrs H...
Church schools have their foundation in the Christian Gospel and are linked to a worshipping community. Day-to-day life reflects that foundation throughout the whole curriculum and...
Officers: Revd Canon K I Woodhouse
Warden: The Rt Revd M W Bryant, Bishop’s House, 25 Ivy Lane, Low Fell, GATESHEAD NE9 6QD     Tel (0191) 491 0917 Sub Wardens: Sunderland Archdeaconry: Mrs H Avent, Mob (07870)...

Durham – Lesotho LINK

President: The Bishop of Durham Executive Officer: Revds M R & R F Bianchi, 8 Lindisfarne, Biddick, WASHINGTON.  NE38 7JR (0191) 417 0852 E-mailL:  [email protected] Trustees: Chair: Mr Alex Nelson,...

Vacancy in See Committee

Ex-officio The Bishop of Jarrow The Dean of Durham Two Archdeacons (appointed by their own number) The four Proctors in Convocation elected by the diocese The four elected members...