Parish of Penarth and Llandough

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BIG BUTTERFIELD DAY!  On Saturday 21st September, The Friends will be hosting a conference to celebrate the work of the architect of our remarkable church of St Augustine’s. Butterfield enthusiasts are coming from all over Britain - join us to welcome them, hear expert speakers, share lunch, and discuss the challenges of caring for a Butterfield building. Cost: £15 for the day, including lunch. See Cathy Grove for more details. 029 20704298

SERVER & SACRISTY TRAINING Sun 22 Sept St Dochdwy’s & Holy Nativity. There will be a short session (about ½ hour) after the Sunday services to learn how to prepare things for a service and how to help the priest during the service. Please stay for the session – the more who know, the more that can help out, even occasionally.  

REPAIR CAFÉ will be open again on Sun 22 Sept 2-5pm in the Parish Hall. Bring along your broken electricals, wooden items, jewellery, clothes, etc and they will try to fix them for free (donations welcome). Home-made cakes and refreshments available.

FUNERAL The funeral of Margaret Mallory will be on Tues 1 Oct 11am at St Augustine’s, then at the Vale Crematorium for 12pm. Condolences to her family and friends.

COFFEE MORNING Fri 27 Sept- MU & friends are invited to the annual McMillan Coffee Morning at the Beach Huts, Barry Island, hosted by Barry Soroptomists. Details from Viv. The next MU MEETING is on Thurs 3 Oct 2.30pm at the Parish Hall.

BULB PLANTING – next Saturday 28th Sept 9am-11am.We will be having a session of bulb planting at St Augustine’s. Please come along, bring trowels etc if you have them.

UPCOMING WEDDING in St Augustine’s. Please remember Nick Lewis & Eve McFadzean in your prayers as they prepare for their special day on Sat 28th Sept 12pm.

FOODBANK DONATIONS URGENTLY NEEDED Stocks are very low at the moment, so please could you donate, either in church, in Sainsbury’s Penarth or direct to Arcot Street.

SIDESPERSONS ROTA AT ST AUGUSTINE’S We need a few more volunteers on the rota at St Augustine’s.  This involves preparing the books for the service, greeting people and putting books away after the service, usually once a month.  If you are able to help or would like to find out more, please speak to Philip Jenkins or one of the Wardens.  

YOUTH GROUP HELP NEEDED. PLYG our Ministry Area Youth Group (10-18yrs) has restarted on Fridays at All Saints Lesser Hall. We need more adult helpers, so anyone willing to help once a month would be great. Please contact Mthr Rose 07486 635575     

SOCIAL MEDIA TRAINING Mthr Rose will run a tailored training session for all social media admins on Fri 27 Sept 12.30pm at the Parish Hall. Please try to attend if you can

HARVEST FESTIVAL Sun 6th October We will have our usual morning services in each church, plus our HARVEST SUPPER following Evensong at 6.00pm in St Dochdwy’s. Cost £2.50 per person.  

CARDIFF HALF MARATHON Sunday 6th October Please note Penarth Road and roads around the Marina will be closed during the morning.

MINISTRY AREA YOUTH WORKER WANTED We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who will continue to encourage the spiritual development of the children and young people in all parts of the ministry area. Part Time: 24 hours a week, including Sundays and Friday evenings. Closing Date for applications: 30th September 2019 Further information at:

SEPTEMBER MAGAZINE is in church – Don’t forget your copy!  



Parish Diary

Annual Report 2019


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WOULD YOU LIKE TO ADVERTISE IN THE PARISH MAGAZINE? Please contact Rachel at the office for more information and to register your interest.

PLYG -Youth Group (10-18yrs) meets on Fridays (term time) 6.30pm-8.30pm at All Saints Lesser Hall.  All welcome.