Parish of Penarth and Llandough

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PARISH FACEBOOK PAGE @penllanparish Please have a look, like and share.

PLYG -Youth Group (10-18yrs) meets on Fridays (term time) 6.30pm-8.30pm at All Saints Lesser Hall.  All welcome.  Contact Shavonne on 07990 310585


PCC the next meeting is on Thurs 24th Jan at 7pm in the Parish Hall.  

FUNERAL Margaret Turner’s funeral will be on Thurs 24th Jan at 1.45pm in St Augustine’s.


Penarth Cytûn invites you to a short ecumenical prayer service each lunchtime at 1pm at All Saints Church, Victoria Square led by:

• Fri 18th – Rev. Phyl Fanning (Trinity/Albert Rd Methodist)

• Sat 19th – Rev. Peter Cox (All Saints) • Sun 20th – BREAK

• Mon 21st – Rev. Rose Hill (Parish of Penarth with Llandough)

• Tues 22nd – Winifred Williams (Stanwell Baptist)

• Wed 23rd – Ann Niblett (Tabernacle)

• Thurs 21st – Nathan Scott-Cook (Hebron Church)

• Fri 22nd – Rev. Sandra Birdsall (All Saints)

Each service will be followed by tea/coffee on the Gallery. All Welcome!

MOTHERS UNION Wave of Prayer This will take place on Thurs 31st Jan at 11am in All Saints church, as we have back-to-back time slots with All Saints MU.

Our AGM is on Thurs 7th Feb 2.30pm in the Parish Hall.

SUBS–Thank you to all who have paid, but there are some still outstanding. If you don’t want your membership to lapse, please pay Pat Jeffery by 24th January.

CHURCHYARD WORKING PARTY Sat 26th Jan 9.30am-12.30pm at St Augustine’s. Help needed with grass cutting, weeding etc. Refreshments provided.

ADVANCE NOTICE: SOCIAL MEDIA TRAINING for the Twitter & Facebook admins will take place on Monday 11th February at 11am in my rectory.  If you have a smart phone or tablet, please bring it with you.  Thank you in advance, Rev Rose.

CHRISTIANITY EXPLORED COURSE All Saints will be running a ‘Christianity Explored’ course shortly, led by Rev Sandra Birdsall. They would like to invite members of our Parish to participate as well. The 7-week course looks at key elements of the Christian faith using recorded talks, with booklets and discussion questions.  Each session starts with sharing a meal together. If you would be interested in trying this course or know someone else who might, please get in touch with either Sandra 20702830 or Mel Griffin 2071 2301 as soon as possible to find out more.   

FLOWER LIST For St Augustine’s. There are still lots of spaces on the lists at the back of church. Please sign up if you can – the suggested donation is £10 which can be given to Susie Ryall.

ATTENTION ALL GROWERS/GARDENERS We are going to have an early spring plant sale on Sat 30th March at St Augustine’s, which will raise funds for the Parish. So if you are thinking about sowing seeds or will be dividing plants, please keep a few for the plant sale. Contact Andrew Davison or Rachel (office)

REPAIR CAFÉ will be open again on Sun 26th Jan 2-5pm in the Parish Hall. Bring along your broken electricals, wooden items, jewellery, torn clothes  etc and they will try to fix them. Fix it, don’t bin it!

CROESO – latest is edition is now out, collect a copy from church or read online via the Church in Wales website.

PARRY GRAVE The monument has been taken from St Augustine’s churchyard for restoration and will be returned soon when the work is completed.


Parish Diary

EMAIL BULLETIN To receive an email copy of the bulletin each week, please email Rachel at the office – you can also unsubscribe at any time.  

WOULD YOU LIKE TO ADVERTISE IN THE PARISH MAGAZINE? We would like to start having advertising in The Link to help with the cost of its production and are offering this first to members of our church community who run a business or service etc. Please initially contact Rachel at the office for more information and to register your interest.