St Bartholomews Church, Newbiggin by the Sea, Northumberland - Church of England
St Bartholomew's Church

Who's Who at St Bartholomew's

If you need to contact someone at St Bartholomew's the following people are here to help you:


Revd Peter Sinclair  

Vicar: Revd Peter Sinclair

Peter was inducted as Vicar at St Bartholomew's in October 2012 having moved to Newbiggin from Darlington.  Prior to this role he ran his own business and was an Hon Minor Canon in Durham Cathedral.  He is married to Philippa and has three grown up children.  He is involved in a small charity called After Sunday.

Revd Peter Sinclair


Hon Curate (Retired): Revd Frank Walton

Frank has lived in Newbiggin since 1977 and is a very well known and much loved character in the local community.  He is married to Margaret. He became ordained in 2004 at the same time as he retired fron his work as a Civil Servant.  As well as serving in Newbiggin, Frank is also licenced to serve in the Parish of Lynemouth and Cresswell.



Lay Reader: Carol Todd



Churchwarden: Bill Sampson





Churchwarden: Liz Underhill


  Churchwarden: Frank Cholerton
  Churchwarden: Ken Morrison
    Curate: Jane Anderson


Parochial Church Council (following AGM 2015)

Bill Sampson (Lay Vice Chairman) 


Frank Cholerton 


Liz Underhill 


Ken Morrison Churchwarden

Hazel Kennedy 

PCC member

Mary Sayers 

PCC member

Chloe Milne

PCC member

Olive Straughan 

PCC member

Judith Ponton

PCC member (Secretary) 

Carol Sampson 

PCC member

Ann Holmes PCC Member
Mavis Cholerton PCC Member

Deborah Ehala 

Morpeth Deanery Rep

Peter Eltringham 

Morpeth Deanery Rep

Michael Holmes

Co-opted as Treasurer for one year



Rev Frank Walton (Honorary Assistant Priest), Jane Anderson (Curate) and Carol Todd (Reader) attend PCC meetings.


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