Support our Parish

Donations to the church
How much is your faith worth? Please help us to maintain our beautiful church and to provide a place of worship for the good of all. This is easy to do and is encouraged by all who visit the church.

Ways you can donate:
1. Gift envelopes can be dropped into the red door letterbox at St. Mary's Presbytery. Cheques should be made payable to 'DHN Barnard Castle St. Mary's'. 
2. Direct donations:
        a) Set up a monthly standing order payment by calling and instructing your bank to make payments on the 6th of each month
        b) or if you do online banking, send a one off payment.

Please contact for bank details for each of the options.

If you do not have online banking, contact us at for a copy of the standing order mandate form or if you have any questions.
Once you have completed the form we send you, you can send this to your bank. 

For the above methods of donations, please let us claim gift aid by using the forms below.  
1. Please  click on the form links 
Multiple donation form - click here
Single donation form - click here

2. Print the form or fill out electronically
3. Scan or photograph the form and send to, or Give the form to Fiona, parish treasurer. You can leave this in the back of the church with Fiona's name on. 

Food Bank 
If possible please donate items such as: pasta, rice, ketchup, long life milk, tinned potatoes, baked beans, tinned vegetables, juice, squash, jam, tea, instant coffee, washing powder. These items may be left at the back of the church. Many thanks for your generosity. 

Church Shop (paused during Covid Pandemic)
We have cards, calendars, Rosary beads, candles and other items which are available to buy and are displayed at the back of the church.