St Simon's

Up to date times of our services can be found on this week's pew sheet and on the calendar.

St Simon's is situated on the Simonside Estate, Wenlock Road South Shields NE34 9AL.

The Parish of St. Simon, Simonside was formed in 1875.  The parish was disolved on 31st December 2018 and a new Parish. The Parish of Jarrow and Simonside was created on 1 January 2019, this included the churches of St John's Perth Green, St Peter's Jarrow and St Paul's Jarrow.

The church itself was built in the style of late gothic and cost £3,000.  It was consecrated by Dr Lightfoot, Lord Bishop of Durham on Tuesday 20th July 1880 at 11am.

The entrance proch to the church at the west end.

A view from the East window 

Inside view of the church, looking towards the west end.

The east window


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