Penarth Ministry Area

This website covers the churches of  

St Augustine’s, Penarth

Holy Nativity, Penarth
St Dochdwy’s, Llandough

(Click here for All Saints, Penarth)

DAWN CHORUS WALK Sat April 20th 7am starting at The Kymin and finishing at St Augustine’s Church. Free event, children are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. Binoculars are recommended but not essential and refreshments will be available at the end. Organised by the Friends of St Augustine’s

SUNDAY SERVICES AT HOLY NATIVITY AND ST AUGUSTINE’S These services will be Morning Prayer this week led by Hugh Bryant as Fr Mark is off this Sunday.

FOLK MUSIC CONCERT Sat April 27th at 7.30pm at St Augustine’s featuring Carwyn Ellis. Tickets are available from  

ANNUAL VESTRY MEETING Our AVM will be on Monday 22nd April at 7.30pm in All Saints Church. Annual Reports are now in churches for you to take and read before the meeting. The accounts are in each church, but if you want a copy to read at home, please contact the office for either a hard copy or emailed version.

NOMINATIONS Deadline is Sunday 21st April Lists are now available for nominations for Ministry Area Churchwarden and MAC members. If you would like to stand for election or re-election, you must be on the Electoral Roll, be nominated by 2 people and confirm that you want to stand by signing the form.  

FAMTASTIC at All Saints SUNDAY 28TH APRIL This is a multimedia family event using dance and drama to look at the big questions of life.  The first one takes place, within the usual 10am service and we will be looking at "CURIOSITY?"  There will be refreshments afterwards.  Everyone is welcome and we are also looking for primary school age children to help prepare for the performance in dance and drama - so if your child would like to be involved and join in the rehearsals please contact us, there are details on our website

Alternatively, please contact Steve Lock ( or speak to Jimmy

FUNERALS The funeral of David Foley will be on Tues 30 April 1.45pm in All Saints Church.  

A memorial service for Naunton Liles (after cremation) will be at St Augustine’s on Thursday 2nd May 111.45am, followed by a wake at the Masonic Hall. All friends are welcome to attend. Condolences go to both families.

RAFFLE PRIZES NEEDED We are launching our Big Prize Draw and need some prizes. Can you donate any of the following?

New, unopened toiletries – individual items or gift sets;

tea, coffee, biscuits or treats;

Boxed chocolates, packs of wrapped sweets, etc;

Bottles of wine, spirits or fizz;

Box of biscuits, crackers, jam, chutneys & preserves etc;

Unwanted gifts suitable as prizes.

Baskets also needed.

Please make sure food items have a long use-by date. Bring to the MA Office at All Saints or the Parish Hall (on Wednesdays) as soon as possible and before 15th May. Contact Alicia or  Rachel (029 22 805663) or email


Cheques should be made payable to PENARTH MINISTRY AREA

BACS and standing orders should go to Account: Penarth Ministry Area  Sort code: 40 36 06 Account no: 71419455


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.  

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All Cheques should be made payable to


GIFT DIRECT is the best way is to pay a regular amount directly from your bank to the Parish.

We also welcome BACS payments or standing orders: call the Office for bank details.

Contactless payments can be made at St Augustine’s Church


LONELY OR ISOLATED, NEED HELP? If you or someone you know is in need of help, shopping or just a friendly chat, here are numbers to call:

Vale of Glamorgan Crisis team:  01446 729592

Age Cymru Advice line (for over 70s): 08000 223 444

Helping Hands Penarth: 07745 475794
Llandough Mutual Aid

 CHRISTIANS AGAINST POVERTY DEBT CENTRE at Tabernacle Baptist Church are offering a mix of telephone support and face to face visits to offer the best debt support possible.  The first step is a national freephone number for clients to call which is: 0800 328 0006 ,however for further information contact Clare Hollinshead Debt Centre Manager 07436558681 Mon-Wed