The Parish of Roath

The Parish of Roath is an ancient parish in the Eastern part of Cardiff, South Wales. We are a parish in the Church in Wales, part of the Anglican Communion. The Parish consists of three Churches: St Margaret's (the Parish Church), St Anne's and St Edward's.

If you live in the neighbourhood, or are visiting Cardiff, please call in to any of our Services - you will always find a warm welcome.

St Margaret's Church

St Margaret's Church

Sunday Services:

8am Holy Eucharist.

9.30am Sung Eucharist (with Sunday School 2nd & 3rd Sundays of the month)..

6.00pm Parish Evensong and Sermon.

St Anne's Church

Sunday Service:

11am Sung Mass.

St Anne's Church

St Edward's Church

St Edward's Church

Sunday Services:

11am Sung Eucharist and Sunday School.

7.00pm Choral Evensong.


Regular Parish Services and Meetings


6.00pm. Evening Prayer. St Edward's (most days, Monday-Friday - check noticeboard)






Sun 1 Nov. 6pm. St Margaret’s. All Souls Eucharist.

Tue 4 Nov. 7.25pm. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Six of the Best:  Ian Cheverton selects a number of pieces which hopefully will get us thinking, whether we agree or not with his verdict. Non-members welcome (entrance £2).

Tue 10 Nov. 7.15pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Ladies Circle meeting. Speaker: Paul Elliot who will be talking about his trips to Lourdes and St Bernadette. Further information from Gill Day 20-495496.

Tue 11 Nov. 7.25pm. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. The Berlin Philharmonic: From somewhat dubious beginnings, The  Berlin Philharmonic grew into one of the world’s greatest orchestras. Geoff Trinick focuses on some of the conductors who have presided over this formidable band. Non-members welcome (entrance £2).

Tue 18 Nov. 7.25pm. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Bach’s Latin Church Music: Much of Bach’s church music was written to German texts. But, as Keith Griffin reveals, the B minor Mass was not his only work to use Latin texts. Non-members welcome (entrance £2).

Sat 21 Nov. 10am-12.30pm. Roath Church House. St Margaret’s Christmas Fayre. Bottle stall, Toys, Books, Unwanted gifts, Tombola, Jewellery, Cakes, Homemade Jam and chutney, Bric-a-brac, CDs, DVDs, Plants, Handbags, Scarves and Toiletries.

Sun 22 Nov. 7.30pm. St Anne’s. St Anne’s Orchestra Concert: Dvorak’s Wind Serenade (Soloist Owain Walker) and Beethoven’s 7th Symphony. Retiring collection.

Tue 25 Nov. 7.25pm. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. An evening with Suzanne Murphy: We are privileged this evening to have a visit from this former WNO principal soprano who will be interviewed by Chris Ball. Non-members welcome (entrance £2).

Sat 28 Nov. 11am. St Edward's. Coffee Concert: Gary Mullins ~ Piano, Jayne Thomas ~ Piano.

Sun 29 Nov. 7pm. St Edward’s. Advent Carol Service.


Mon 7 Dec. 7.30-9.30pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Knitting & Crochet Group. All welcome. Contact Gill Day 20-495496 or Ann James for details.

Thur 10 Dec. 7.30pm. St Anne’s. Christmas Concert by The South Wales Gay Men’s Chorus, St. Anne’s Orchestra and the Youth Drama Group that rehearses at St Anne’s.

Sat 19 Dec. 11am. St Edward's. Coffee Concert: Christmas Concert.

Sun 20 Dec. 3.30pm. St Edward’s. Christmas Carol Service with St Edward’s Choir and Orchestra.

Wed 24 Dec. 4pm. St Edward’s. Carols around the tree.

News from Roath Parish

Ros Jones licensed to administer the chalice more

Read the Bible in a Year Scheme

Funeral Eulogy for William James Doe (pdf)

Archbishop Rowan's World AIDS Day Message (YouTube)

St Edward's Organist, Professor Norman Doe, takes part in the Gore Lecture 2010 at Westminster Abbey more

Farewell reception for Rev Sue Rees more

Sapphire Singers raise money for LATCH. more

St Edward's organist, Professor Norman Doe meets Pope Benedict. more

Roath says Farewell to Rev Caroline. more

Early Music Consort accompany Choral Evensong. more

Wedding of Tricia and Glyn. more

Rev Stewart Lisk inducted as Vicar of Roath. more


Links to other sites of interest

This page is maintained by Alan Mayer.

Last updated 21 November, 2015 .