Parish of Penarth and Llandough

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


AUTUMN FAIR Sat 16th November 10am-12pm in the Parish Hall

Cakes, toys, books, jewellery, sweets, raffle, plants,

 Cards, gifts, Judith Martin-Jones Glass Designs,

Christmas decorations & wrap

Entry £1 incl tea/coffee & biscs

(Children free)

Donations needed!

The hall will be open Fri 15 Nov from 11am-2pm for donations.

SETTING UP will be from 8-9.30pm on Friday night. Please help if you can!

UNITED SERVICE next week Sun 24th November 10am at St Augustine’s. – this will be a united Parish mass for Christ the King. If you need a lift or can offer one, please speak to the churchwardens. (No service at the other churches that morning, Evensong as normal)

CONCERT AT ST AUGUSTINE’S Sun 24th November. Côr CF1 and the British Sinfonietta, will perform the Welsh premiere of Paul Mealor's Requiem 'The Souls of the Righteous'. Pre-performance talk at 6.30pm. Concert at 7.30pm, bar available. Tickets £15 (£5 children U16)

ADVENT CAROLS Sun 1st Dec 6pm St Augustine’s. This special service of music & readings for Advent, will be a joint service with All Saints and feature our own choir and members of All Saints choir. Please come along to support.

CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL – CAN YOU HELP? Last year we had record numbers attending, but we were desperately short of stewards. Please help out if you can, even for just an hour or two on Sat 7th & Sun 8th December. We also need as many able-bodied people as possible to help set up on Tue 3rd Dec from 6.30pm, and on Mon 9 Dec from 9am to take things down. Contact Andrew Davison on 07704 049053 or email if you can help.

MU Many thanks to all who attended the recent EGM. It is with great pleasure that we can say the branch will be fully operational for 2020. We will continue with our shared programme with the All Saints branch.

REPAIR CAFÉ will be open again on Sun 24 Nov 2-5pm in the Parish Hall. Bring along your broken electricals, wooden items, jewellery, clothes, bikes etc and they will try to fix them. Tea, coffee and lovely home-made cakes available.

SAVE THE DATE There will be a Christmas concert at St Dochdwy’s Wednesday 11 December 7pm, with Llandough Hospital and Penarth Community choirs.

CO-OP LOCAL COMMUNITY FUND If you are a Co-op Member, please would you consider supporting Penarth & District Scouts? They are one of this year’s local projects, so if you register online and select the Scouts, every time you spend on

Co-op branded products, 1% will go to support them. Thanks, Andrew Davison

PADLT CHRISTMAS FAYRE is on Saturday 23rd Nov from 10am till 1pm in Stanwell Road Baptist Church Hall and lawns.

MEETING Christian Climate Action in the work of Extinction Rebellion. Speaker Mr. Phil Kingston. Wed 27th November At 7pm at Stanwell Baptist Church Lounge.  

CYTÛN RETREAT 2020 will be at Caldey from 22/6-25/6 led by Rev David Hutton. If you want to go contact Heather Ralis at Tel 20315281. 16 places, first come first served. A deposit will be required to book your place.  

NOVEMBER MAGAZINE is in church now, don’t forget to collect your copy.

MTREASURER NEEDED Please prayerfully consider if you might be able to take on the role of Treasurer for the parish, when Roger Owen steps down in April. If you would like to know more, please speak to Fr Mark, Mthr Rose, Roger or one of the churchwardens.  




Parish Diary

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



10am -12pm


SMELLIES Soap, shower gel, bubble bath, perfume, body spray, hand cream, face cream, shaving gel etc. (Unused items please)

BOTTLE & CANS TOMBOLA Bottles and cans of all types– alcohol, soft drinks, wine, beer, fizzy or still etc

ALL THINGS NICE Jewellery, scarves, small gifts, decorative items small ornaments etc

HOMEMADE SWEETS & BISCUITS Fudge, nuts, mints etc Biscuits, cookies, gingerbread men etc

CHRISTMAS THINGS Paper, cards, labels, decorations, wreaths, table centres, Christmas gifts, crackers

BOOKS Books – all ages and types

TOYS Toys – clean and in good condition

RAFFLE PRIZES Prizes – eg Chocolates, tin of biscuits, vouchers, Christmas pud, fizz, tin of sweets, gift set etc

PLANTS Outdoor plants or bulbs in pots (ideally hardy plants)

CAKES – bring on the Friday or Saturday Homemade cakes – cupcakes, loaf cakes, sponges, tray bakes, cookies. For eating on the day or taking home.

Please place donated items in the boxes at the back of each church as soon as possible.

Items can also be brought to the Hall/Office when it is open, there is a box outside the office.  

If you have a lot of items to collect, please speak to one of the Church Wardens or call me at the office. Many thanks Rachel Elder 029 20708722