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St James’s United Reformed Church
Northumberland Road
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8JF

    St James's URC Newcastle Logo

Church Hire

Available for Services,Concerts,Organ Recitals etc and of a non-commerical nature.

  • Convenient City Centre location
  • Handy for car parking and public transport
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Available for Morning/Afternoon and Evening sessions
  • Accessible for wheelchair users

The Church has 160 seated in pews plus room for another 40 chairs at the rear of the Church depending on the type of event – see PDF document to the right of this screen for a full description of the Church.

Church Photo Gallery

Cost of Hiring the Church

Below are the rates for Hiring the Church for all Community and Charity Events.

Up to 4 hours

1 Session


Up to 8 hours

2 Sessions


All Day

3 Sessions



If you wish to make an enquiry about a possible Booking please fill out the form below.Please provide as much information as possible,such as the type of event and the number of people attending etc.

You will receive a response within 48 hours.

If you wish to make a definite Booking please CLICK HERE to complete the Online Booking Form

Enquiry Form

Now listed Grade 2*, The building is an uncommon example of a central Free Church. The central ceiling, chandelier, stained glass, wrought iron screen and notable pipeless organ by Copeman Hart (1973) are important features.

The Church and ancillary rooms were refurbished in 1997, with English Heritage and Heritage Lottery Fund support.

The church, church hall and small meeting room are for hire, Please go to the Rooms for Hire Tab at the top of this page for further information.

Other Christian congregations worship in these premises:

Northern Lights MCC 

Newcastle Chinese Christian Fellowship

Newcastle Dream Church