Kit Widdows

Kit Widdows, the Master of St Thomas' Church in the Haymarket, Newcastle, was born on 10 September, 1946, and died suddenly on December 8th, 2007, while teaching the Breathing Space group. We would like to thank everyone for the outpouring of love and appreciation for Kit's life, and of compassion and support for the family.

Among many other treasures, Kit left us Fourth Witness, his first book.

He was working on a further chapter in this story, called Four Pillars.

A tribute to Kit has been published by the Halifax Courier.

Funeral and Thanksgiving Service

Kit's funeral was on Tuesday, December 18th. As promised, here are the order of service, the readings, and the address given by Heather and Dominic Widdows..

Kit's family would like to thank everyone who came to the funeral and showed such honour to Kit's memory. We would especially like to thank the following people:

Memorial fund donations are still being made through St Thomas' Church and Christian Aid. Never fear that you've missed the boat!

St Thomas' Church
Bank: National Westminster, Newcastle upon Tyne University Branch
Branch Code: 60 15 51
Account No: 01945386
Colin Kent, Legacy Manager
Christian Aid
PO Box 100