Useful links

Sun dial at St Laurence PittingtonA Church Near You
Details of churches in the Church of England.

Durham Information Guide (DIG)
DIG is a free online service, provided by Durham County Council, which allows you to search for information on adult social care services, health groups and other community information on a countywide, regional and national basis.

Diocese of Durham
Website of the Diocese of Durham.

Durham County Records Office
Information on church registers including those of the Parish of Pittington from 1574.

GENUKI site for those interested in genealogy. Provides information on the church and village with details of the parish registers etc.

Historic Church Plans and Drawings
Churchplansonline provide some interesting old plans and drawings of the church.

St. Mary Magdalene, Belmont
St. Mary Magdalene is our sister church which is located a mile and a half away in Belmont.

St. Giles, St Cuthbert & St Mary
Our nearest neighbours: St. Giles, Durham; St. Cuthbert, Shadforth & St.Mary, Sherburn.

Keys To The Past
Durham history site’s pages about Pittington.

Small Pilgrim Places
Website of the Small Pilgrim Places network. St Laurence is a part of this network and invites pilgrims to experience the peace of this place.

Pittington Parish Council (site not available)
The parish council is responsible for the burial ground. The secretary can be contacted by email at: