Welcome to the Aln & Coastland Parishes; Alnmouth, Howick, Lesbury & Longhoughton. We aim to be a Christian heart at the centre of each community; loving God, his Creation and our neighbours through discipleship, outreach and service.

SUNDAY 9th MAY 2021

8.00am Holy Communion Lesbury
9.15am Holy Communion Longhoughton
11.00am Holy Communion Howick

Ascension Day THURSDAY 13th MAY 2021

10.00 am Iona Service with Holy Communion Lesbury

SUNDAY 16th MAY 2021

9.15am Holy Communion Alnmouth
11.00am Holy Communion Lesbury

Weekly Newsletter

Do look at Rev Barrie Cooper's Excellent Blog on 


Gift your COVID jab

The charity unicef is aiming to deliver 2 billion Covid-19 vaccines for health workers and the most high risk people on our planet.

Donate now and help protect health workers in low- and middle-income countries.

For more information and to donate click here.


Sadly because of COVID, Messy Church is suspended but we hope to be back soon. If you'd like information as to when that will be please use the Contact Form.


Spiritual Communion:  for when you cannot join in a communion service

Prayers for the Pandemic

Copy of Daily Prayer and Night Prayer (This is in print order so will make into an A5 Booklet) 



Recent on line services

Today’s prayer

Details of “Time to pray” App

Prayers for the Coronavirus Situation

Live streams and reflections

We will continue to hold you all in prayer as this unprecedented situation continues.

For national Church information click here

If you have health concerns and for the latest health advice, please visit the NHS website

For the latest Government advice and action plan, please visit GOV.UK.

Parish News:

Christian Aid Week

Gift envelopes will be found in each of our churches for Christian Aid Week 10-16 May 2021

Suspension of Presentation in our Parishes

A statement from the Churchwardens concerning this period of vacancy, when there is no vicar in post.

Parish Events:

Alnmouth Summer Fête

Stalls, teas, tombola, children’s games.

Plenty of Summer Fun on the Church green from 2-4pm

Monday, 30th August 2021 2:00 pm

Thought of the Week

If we understand suffering to be whenever we are not in control, then we see why some form of suffering is absolutely necessary to teach us how to live beyond the illusion of control and to give that control back to God and the flow of reality.