The Venerable Bede

Welcome! The Venerable Bede is your local Church of England church serving the people and community along Newcastle’s West Road and in North Benwell. We are also the home of the West End Food Bank.


Venerable Bede
West Road

Service times:

During the pandemic we will worship together as a team at St James' Benwell

Give to The Venerable Bede

Give a one off donation here. You will be taken to our 'Give a Little' page.

Or set up a standing order here:

Who's who?


The Revd Dominic Coad

Team Vicar

0191 273 5356


Kathy Germaine 

Reader & Churchwarden

0191 2451903


West End Foodbank:

07580 751365


The Food Bank Centre:
Benwell Lane
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 6NG