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The sacrament of Confirmation in the diocese of Hexham and Newcastle at the request of the Bishop is conferred on young people in school Year 9 and above.

St. Mary’s and the local parishes have a joint confirmation programme which runs on alternate years.

Please consult the Parish Newsletter for details of the next confirmation programme.


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