parish office

The Parish Office is held in the Church Hall at 10.45am

on Sunday morning. You can arrange Banns, Baptism

and Weddings.

No appointment required. The Church Hall is situated

50 yards above the church on Belle Vue Bank.

(Location map below)

During closure period, please contact Revd Yvonne Greener.

Tel. 0191 491 1317  Email



We would love to talk to you about Baptisms and Weddings at St. Helen’s. You are very welcome to come along to the Church Hall and join us for a coffee any Sunday at 10.45 am where there will be people to help you make a booking.

Why not come and join us by coming along to one of our services or events.


You are entitled to get married in St Helen's Church if:

  • You currently live in the Parish of St Helens

  • You have lived in the parish in the past for at least six months

  • Your parents have lived in the parish for at least six months since you were born.

  • Your parents or grandparents were married in the church

  • One of you was baptised in the church

  • You currently or in the past regularly attended St Helen's for worship for a period of at least 6 months


  • A useful website can be found here