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August 2017

Friends weekend

August 4, 2017 - August 7, 2017
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
Free

A weekend of volunteering in the house and grounds. Free of charge.

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Week in the Country

August 7, 2017-6:00 pm - August 13, 2017-3:00 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£345

A chance to chill and relax or explore Hadrian’s Wall country. We will spend time walking a section of Hadrian’s Wall and will travel through the scenic Tyne Valley to the city of Carlisle, established by the Romans, primarily to serve the forts on Hadrian’s Wall. In the 12th century, King Henry I allowed the founding of a religious establishment, later making the town a diocese, and thus making the Priory into a Cathedral. Audrey is House-for-duty priest at St…

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February 2018

Eucharist

February 6, 2018-9:15 am - 9:45 am
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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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August 2018

A Week in the Country

August 10, 2018 - August 18, 2018
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£435

‘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.

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Friends’ Volunteer Weekend

August 17, 2018 - August 20, 2018
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom

A chance for friends to stay for the weekend in return for help in the house and grounds. A popular and sociable weekend!

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Individually Guided Retreat

August 20, 2018 - August 25, 2018
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£375

available for our Individually Guided Retreat from Monday 20th August to Friday 24th August. Limited places available at a price of £180 (full board), to those who would not necessarily be able to afford to pay the full price of £375.  Retreat leaders will spend 30-40 minutes on a 1:1 with retreatants every morning and the retreat will take place in silence from mid-evening Monday until Friday morning. This is a wonderful opportunity to spend time on your relationship with God…

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Rest and Relax

August 24, 2018 - August 27, 2018
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£210

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.

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Northern Saints Pilgrimage

August 26, 2018-6:30 pm - August 31, 2018-1:00 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£499

Have you ever wanted to explore the fascinating Christian heritage of the Northern Saints? Why not join experienced guide, writer and theologian, Revd. John McManners, and discover Oswald, Aidan, Cuthbert and Bede for yourself? Visit the beautiful holy island of Lindisfarne, Durham Cathedral, Oswald’s castle and Aidan’s shrine at Bamburgh and stay in the peaceful surroundings of Shepherds Dene, in the Northumbrian countryside, near Hexham. Transport will be provided for visits and there will be some quiet time to relax and refl ect at Shepherds Dene. Places are…

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August 2019

A Week in the Country: Houses and Gardens of the North East.

August 5, 2019-6:00 pm - August 12, 2019-11:00 am
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
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£450

Join us on a relaxing week exploring houses and gardens in the North East of England. Visit Wallington House, Bowes Museum and the magnificent garden and water feature at the Alnwick Garden. Revd Dr. Sue Wilson will act as chaplain for the group.

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Rest and Relax

August 16, 2019-5:00 pm - August 19, 2019-5:00 pm
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
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£315

Another opportunity to join this popular weekend. Indulge yourself in a range of activities designed to take away the strain and stress, in the beautiful surroundings of Shepherds Dene.

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August 2020

Nurture the Spirit

August 14, 2020 - August 16, 2020
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£275

Join us to explore spirituality and what it means to you personally. Another opportunity to enjoy delicious vegan cuisine. Take part in various exercises to identify what nurtures and lifts your own spirit. meditations, yoga and more. Ends Sunday 4pm. Led by Fiona Cox. Fiona and Barbara are experienced practitioners in health and well-being. 1-1 treatments can be arranged.

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Northern Saints Pilgrimage

August 16, 2020 - August 22, 2020
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£495

Over four days of coach tours we visit Roman Wall country and Vindolanda, Lindisfarne and Bamburgh, Inner Farne and Beadnell, Bewcastle, Ruthwell and Hexham. In visiting these beautiful sacred sites we explore the early church in the North and its saints. There are linking talks and commentaries as we travel. All meals, including packed lunches, are provided and the price includes entry and boat fees. John and Gina McManners have led many pilgrimages in the North and in Scotland. John…

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A Week in the Country: Cathedrals and churches of the North East

August 21, 2020 - August 28, 2020
Shepherds Dene, Shepherds Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
£465

Join us for a relaxing week in the country and visit England’s most northerly cathedrals of Carlisle, Durham and Newcastle. Revd Dr Sue Wilson will act as chaplain for the group. She is a theological educator and retired priest.

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