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 two Churches: St Margaret's (the Parish Church) 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 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 newsletter)






Sat 6 May. 7.30pm. St Edward’s. Opera in Situ Concert. Come to the dream world of the sleeping Hansel and Gretel. Enter the realms of enchanted forests and fairy folk to meet a host of magical characters including: the Sandman, Titania, Oberon, Cinderella’s fairy godmother, and the hapless Pinoccio with his talking animals. This lively show offers opera lovers an absorbing programme that takes us from Mozart to Britten and Dove as well as providing a great introduction to opera for all ages. Entrance free. Retiring collection for church funds. Poster

Sun 7 May. 7.45pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Discussion Group. The topic will be “The Last Supper and Holy Communion”. All welcome.  Please feel free to just turn up or contact Paul Elliott 20-482757 for more info.

Tue 9 May. 7.15pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Ladies Circle: our 40th birthday party, our Ruby Anniversary. Please wear red to come & celebrate! Information from Gill Day 20-495496.

Tue 9 May. 7.30-8.30pm. St Edward’s. Concert by Gentle Rain Ensemble. An evening of Jazz and improvised music presented by Julian Martin. Ensemble of strings, brass woodwind and percussion (from the Jazz Workshop that meets at St Edward’s regularly on Monday evenings). Retiring collection for church funds.

Sat 13 May. 3-5pm. Roath Church House. Christian Aid Afternoon Tea.

Sat 13 May. 6.30pm. St Edward’s. Student Recital. The Piano Studio Cardiff and Just One Theatre Arts. Tickets £6 (senior citizens and u-12 £3) in aid of church funds (on the door). Poster

Sat 20 May. 10am. Roath Church House. Roath Church House Fayre.

Sat 27 May. 7.30pm. St Edward’s. Spring Concert: Seren Singers. £3.


1-3 June. 7.30pm. Roath Church House. Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat presented by The Unknown Theatre Company. Tickets £10 (conc. £8) from

Fri 2 June. 7.30pm. St Edward’s. Christian Aid Concert. 20 year old French concert pianist, Alexandre Prévert will give a concert entitled “Prévert, Piano And Poetry”, an invitation to go on a musical and poetic voyage through time, focusing on great composers such as Bach, Mozart, Schubert, Liszt, Ravel, Debussy, Kurtàg or Stravinsky, combining major works for classical piano with poetry, staged in a simple fashion that is accessible to all audiences. The tour consists of 14 concerts in France, Switzerland and Britain. Entry free but must be reserved on: (retiring collection for Christian Aid). Poster

Sun 4 June. 3pm. St Margaret’s grounds. Pentecost Service.

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Last updated 30 April, 2017 .