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Eucharist in the chapel at Shepherds Dene and is followed by coffee and biscuits. All are welcome to attend.Find out more »
‘Castles in the Kingdom’: this year, the focus of our week will be castles across the ancient kingdom of Northumbria. We will visit Carlisle, Alnwick, Lindisfarne and Bamburgh and, closer to home, Aydon Castle at Corbridge. Sue is a theological educator and retired priest. Jane is Warden of Shepherds Dene.Find out more »
A chance for friends to stay for the weekend in return for help in the house and grounds. A popular and sociable weekend!Find out more »
Experienced spiritual directors, Stephen and Bridget, will accompany you on a silent, guided retreat, meeting with you daily in a one-to-one session. There will be plenty time for quiet reflection in the peaceful surroundings. The retreat finishes after lunch on Friday 24th. Revd Stephen Herbert is Vicar of Byker, Newcastle and Coordinator of Mission Initiative Newcastle East (MINE). Bridget Hewitt has an interest in Christian Meditation and the contemplative tradition within Christianity.Find out more »
Following last year’s success, we are holding another Rest and Relax weekend. Enjoy a variety of activities designed to help you relax and unwind in beautiful surroundings. Why not extend your stay until Monday afternoon for a total cost of £300? You’re worth it! Individual treatments also available at extra cost. Barbara is an experienced practitioner in health and wellbeing treatments; Fiona is a well-regarded practitioner in colour therapy.Find out more »
Our Events Programme can be downloaded here but you can also request a brochure and we will send it to you by post.