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April 2017

Northern Saints Pilgrimage

April 2, 2017-6:00 pm - April 7, 2017-3:00 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£495

Follow in the footsteps of the Northern Saints, visiting Heavenfield, near Hexham (the site of Oswald’s battle), Lindisfarne (Holy Island), Bamburgh to see the castle of St Oswald and the shrine of St Aidan and Durham Cathedral, the shrine of St Cuthbert. Join Jane Easterby, Warden of Shepherds Dene and local experts, on this fascinating exploration of our Christian heritage.

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Quiet Fridays in Lent

April 7, 2017-10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£20

Revd Rupert Kalus Adviser for Spirituality, Durham Diocese£20 day or £95 for all 6

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Spring Ramble

April 26, 2017-10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£15

A 6-8 mile country walk, led by Jeremy, starting and finishing at Shepherds Dene and with prayerful reflections along the way. Breakfast, packed lunch and afternoon tea included. Sturdy footwear is advisable! Jeremy Chadd is Vicar of St. Chad’s, Sunderland.

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April 2018

In the Footsteps of the Northern Saints

April 6, 2018 - April 13, 2018
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£545

A fascinating week, enjoying the beauty and spirituality of the North-East’s most sacred sites. We will spend a day at Romano-British sites on Hadrian’s Wall and also explore the rich heritage of the Northern Saints (Aidan, Cuthbert, Oswald and Hilda), visiting Lindisfarne, Bamburgh, Whitby and Durham Cathedral.  Includes all transport. Please bring your National Trust/English Heritage cards with you, if you are a member. John, a retired Anglican priest, has led many tours to sacred sites in Northumberland and Scotland with his wife, Gina.  He is the author of ‘Cuthbert and the animals’.

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Spring Ramble

April 25, 2018 - April 26, 2018
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£15

A chance to ramble through country lanes and vales surrounding Shepherds Dene. Usually a 6 - 8 mile ramble, we start the day with a bacon butty, and stop for a short Eucharist before our packed lunch. Prayerful reflections along the way. Sturdy footwear is advisable! Jeremy Chadd is Vicar of St Chad’s, Sunderland.

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December 2018

Eucharist

December 4, 2018-9:15 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2018

Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom

Eucharist in the chapel at Shepherds Dene and is followed by coffee and biscuits.  All are welcome to attend.

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April 2019

Lent Quiet Day 5th April

April 5, 2019 - April 6, 2019
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
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£20

Attend all 6 Quiet Days for £110

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Godly Play Weekend

April 5, 2019 - April 8, 2019
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
Free

Time and space to reflect and explore, through the media of story, wondering, creative resources and silence. Trained spiritual direction available. Mary and Rachel are both trainers for Godly Play UK. For further details, contact Mary on cooper.mary@blueyonder.co.uk

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Lent Quiet Day 12th April

April 12, 2019 - April 13, 2019
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
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£20

Attend all 6 Quiet Days for £110

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April 2020

Feed the Soul

April 3 - April 5
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£275

Allow yourself time and space to nurture your soul in beautiful surroundings. Enjoy delicious fully vegan cuisine during this relaxing weekend. Meditation, yoga, exploring essential oils and more. 1-1 Treatments can be arranged. An additional night’s stay is available if you would like to stay a little longer after the retreat. Led by Fiona Cox. Both Fiona and Barbara are experienced practitioners in health and wellbeing.

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Lent Quiet Days

April 3-10:30 am - 4:45 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£20

Revd Jeremy Chadd£20 day or £100 for all 6

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The Spirituality of the Psalms

April 14 - April 16
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£255

The Psalms, which we often see as an intermission between two Sunday readings, have a more profound significance. They were, and still are, one of the foundations of Jewish spirituality. In this retreat we will explore how they can enliven our own devotional life and belief. John Bell is a member of the Wild Goose Resource Group and Iona Community. He is a world recognised hymn writer and broadcaster working for the renewal of congregational worship at grass roots level.

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Spring Ramble

April 29-8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom

Join us for a 6-8 mile gentle ramble around the countryside surrounding Shepherds Dene. Starting with a bacon butty at 9am, we will stop for a short eucharist before a packed lunch, finishing back at Shepherds Dene for afternoon tea. Jeremy Chadd is Vicar of St Chad’s Sunderland .

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