Key People

  Rev Michelle Dalliston
Michelle is Team Rector of the Parish of Christ the King based at St Aidan’s. Michelle has lived and worked in Newcastle since 2003 when she and her family moved north from Lincolnshire when her husband Chris became Dean of Newcastle.


Rev Morten Grindvoll
Morten is Assistant Curate for the Parish of Christ the King – he and his wife Jude joined us in June 2017, when Morten was ordained deacon.Morten Grindvoll is welcomed to the Team and Ruth Hewett congratulated on her ordination as priest at a Service of Welcome and Celebration on Sunday 25th June.
ruth-hewett Rev Ruth Hewett
Ruth Hewett is Curate, working especially on Newcastle Great Park.
She runs “The ARK in the PARK” project which has been sponsored by the Church of England to bring together the new community there.
Ruth was ordained Priest in June 2017.
Margaret Urquhart
Margaret has been secretary for St Aidan’s for a number of years. She helps out with the Family Informal Service and supports our activities with children. She is a member of the recently formed Eco-Church Group and looks after the garden around the Church.
Lindsay Miller
Lindsay is the treasurer at St Aidans. He manages the church’s financial affairs and reporting to the District Church Council (DCC). He produces the end of year report to the Annual General Meeting in March each year.
 Adrienne Tulip
Adrienne is one of our Churchwardens looking after our Church and its people.  She became Churchwarden for the second time  in 2016.
Julie Seaton
Julie is also works with Adrienne as one of our Churchwardens. She took up her post in 2017.
Catherine Stewart
Catherine has been a member of St Aidan’s Church for over 30 years. Her duties are assisting with administration and preparing rotas for various tasks to be carried out in church.