Parish of Penarth and Llandough

Reg Charity no

1130979


SUNDAY SERVICES – Booking your seats Please email or ring the warden of the church in advance so we can monitor numbers and ensure safety.

St Augustine’s - Linda Guilfoyle linda.guilfoyle2019@gmail.com 029 20706309

St Dochdwy’s -  Jan Cullen  jan.cullen@ntlworld.com  029 20704926

Holy Nativity - Kath Williams huwandkath@hotmail.co.uk      029 20708554 / 07521 390922












ELECTORAL ROLL If you are not on the electoral roll for the Parish but would like to be (to take part in the AVM or stand for PCC), please fill in a form at the back of church and hand to a warden, or call Rachel at the Office for a form.

VERGERS NEEDED We need a few people who can learn how to be Verger for funerals and weddings at St Augustine’s and Holy Nativity, to help out when needed if the regular person is not available. Please speak to Linda Guilfoyle, Kath Williams or call the Office. Thanks go to Bryan Smith who has stood down from Verger duties at Holy Nativity after more than 10 years’ service.

APRIL MAGAZINE is now available in all churches with important information about the Ministry Area – please read. Items for the May magazine should be sent to Tom Blenkinsop by Mon 19 May BlenkinsopT@cardiff.ac.uk or 20706239

FUNERAL OF THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH Thank you to our Bellringers for tolling the tenor bell at 3pm for 10 minutes on Sat 17 April to mark HRH Prince Philip’s funeral.

PLANTS FOR SALE Sat 17 April 10.30am-12pm. Rachel is selling some plants at her driveway at 47 Westbourne Rd. Available: tomatoes, peas, strawberries, peppers etc, annuals such as sweet peas, lobelia, nigella and various perennials. All profits to Parish funds.

PLANT SALE AT ST AUGUSTINE’S We are planning a plant sale in the Churchyard on Sat 8 May 10am-12pm, which will be a good chance to come and see the bluebells and the work being done. There will also be tea/coffee and cake on sale.  If you have some plants to donate, please contact Rachel at the office or Andrew Davison 07704 049053.

 FREE ITEMS  The following have been offered free – an adjustable tilting table, 2 trolleys, a walking aid on wheels with seat. If interested, please contact Fr Mark who can put you in touch with the current owner.

HELP NEEDED – St Augustine’s Tots Group We are looking ahead to re-starting this group when restrictions allow. We need some volunteers who could help out once a week (Thursday morning) on a rota basis, for example getting equipment ready, making tea, helping with acitivities. Volunteers will need to undergo a DBS check (free), hence the need to start things rolling. If you can help, please contact Fr Mark 029 20709897.    



PLEASE KEEP GIVING TO THE PARISH IF YOU CAN

Planned Giving Envelopes: Place in the collection plate at church or send to St Augustine’s Parish Hall, Albert Road, Penarth, CF64 1BX. Cheques should be made payable to Parish of Penarth & Llandough. It helps our recording system if you can include your envelopes.

Regular Payments – The Gift Direct scheme is the best way is to pay directly from your bank. You don’t need to be a tax payer. Enrol online via the Church in Wales website or Rachel can send you a form to do it by post.

Online Payments can be made on our website via Paypal




LATEST NEWS

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? Please contact Rachel at the office for more information and to register your interest.

Weekly Parish Newsletter

2021 Annual Report


March Magazine

April Magazine


PARISH FACEBOOK PAGE

facebook.com/penllanparish/


Twitter: twitter.com/penllanparish


 YouTube Channel


All Saints: YouTube, Facebook

GIVING TO THE PARISH click here

All Cheques should be made payable to Parish of Penarth & Llandough


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.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION

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 https://www.penarthhelpinghands.co.uk/
Llandough Mutual Aid

https://www.facebook.com/groups/216736309441390/

 LOTS OF LOCAL BUSINESS CAN DELIVER

Please visit https://penarthview.co.uk/ for an updated list and further details.

 




ANNUAL VESTRY MEETING – Sun 18 April 3pm by Zoom

Due to the restrictions on indoor gatherings, our Annual Vestry Meeting will be on Zoom. We hope as many of our members will join in as possible.

The Annual Report is available in the link on the right. This includes the minutes of the last meeting and the Annual Accounts. A copy of the agenda is available HERE

 

Join the Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89605029674?pwd=UkdwMkx6OXAwcFJLWDZZSWRDR2ZLQT09

Meeting ID: 896 0502 9674 Passcode: 077539