St Nics Church
Durham City

Connecting people
with Jesus
Sunday Students Amigos Messy Church
Welcome to St Nics. Our harvest services take place on Sunday 21st. More >
Messy Church: "Harvest", Sunday 12 October, at All Saints, Newton Hall. More >
Welcome to new and returning students. More >
Amigos, our international group, meets every Wednesday. More >

Where's St Nics?

We're the church in the marketplace at the heart of Durham. You're welcome to join us! More...

Why St Nics?

Our aim is to be a community that can connect people with Jesus in an accepting and friendly way. We're an evangelical Anglican church. More...

What we do

Read about the many different groups and meetings happening on Sunday and through the week. More...


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This week, Holy Communion will take place at our 5.30pm service. We are celebrating God's goodness to us at our Harvest Services this Sunday. See full details.

  • 10.15am: Our regular morning meeting, with Creche groups available for under 3s. This week: All Age in church and Service of the Word in the Town Hall, both at 10.15am
  • 5.30pm: A quieter and more contemplative service.
  • 7.15pm: Our most informal service, and explores different ways to learn and worship.

Talks are all recorded, and you can download them here to get an idea of what you can expect.


Mid week

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"Church" doesn't just happen on a Sunday.

  • Amigos - for international visitors to Durham.
  • Children and youth - information about Tiddlywinks, Frog, Rock, and other groups.
  • Young adults (students, postgrads, under 30ish) - find out about STUBS and YAP.
  • Community coffee lounge - St Nics is open every morning for coffee and a chat.
  • Gateway shop sells fairly traded products from across the world.


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Alpha is designed to help people find out about Christianity in a friendly and unpressurised way.

Everyone is welcome to join the course. The next one starts on Thursday 16 October for 8 consecutive weeks.



Harvest Supper Friday 19 September. Please contact church office if you would like to come.

Latest post

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September 9th
And though your beginning was small, your latter days will be very great - Job 8:7Over the past few days a new band of interns have arrived at Nics, got a bit lost and tried hard to remember everyone's names. There are four of us in all, Jo, Emily, Becca …

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The preacher was 10 out of 10... as an ex-teacher, the Revd Day knew how to gain and keep people's attention. His talk was interactive throughout..
Mystery Worshipper - Ship of Fools