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We hope you enjoy exploring our website and would like to welcome you to our church. St Matthew's is a very welcoming and friendly church, a place where we come together to worship God, share fellowship, and show God’s love and care within Newbottle village and the local community.  We would love you to come and visit us and join with us in our worship and the social events we have organised throughout the year.

Our Church Values


Our aim is to be a community of Christians who worship God and make a difference to people's lives.  We do this by:

•  reaching out to people with God's love

•  serving the people of Newbottle parish and surrounding areas.

•  doing everything for Jesus, carrying out and showing God's love to everyone. 

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Please click below to see our regular updates. 

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COVID Vaccine Update

Please note as far as we are aware St Matthew's Community Vaccination Centre will be open on a Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 5pm.    

  • These are for appointments for jabs 1, 2 and 3 and for are for anyone aged 12 to 75 years.

  • The centre is also open during these times for people aged 75 or over to receive their 4th jab. No appointment is necessary and you can just walk in.

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