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St Andrew

Consecrated 1907, known as the Arts & Crafts Cathedral of the north.

Roker, Tyne & Wear

Opening times

Open by appointment.


Tyne & Wear

Contains tapestry by Burne Jones, carpet by William Morris and stained glass windows by Paine. 

  • Wildlife haven

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Café within 500m

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Church of England

  • Partnership Grant, £4,000, 2016

  • Our Partnership Grants funded a range of repair projects, recommended by County Church Trusts, to help keep churches open.

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