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.

Organ Recital 25 November 2016


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)






Thur 2 Feb. 7pm. St Edward’s. Solemn Mass to celebrate Candlemas. This is a sung celebration of the Eucharist with incense (and the Ceremony of the Candles).

Tue 7 Feb. 7.15pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Ladies Circle meeting, when our speaker will be a representative from the Motor Neutron Disease Association, which is one of our charities for this year. Everyone very welcome to join us.

Sun 12 Feb. 7.45pm. Roath Church House. Roath Parish Discussion Group. Please feel free to just turn up or contact Paul Elliott 20-482757 for more info.

Wed 15 Feb. 7.25pm. St Edward’s. Cardiff Recorded Music Society talk “Music Magazine, Vol 68/2”. Another miscellany of recorded music and comment on items of topical or special interest, presented by editor Brian Gardiner. Non-members welcome, £2.

18 Feb. 11am. Coffee Concert: Anne Braley (Mezzo Sop) & Jayne Thomas (piano) perform songs and arias by Quilter, Faure, Brahms, Vaughan-Williams & Elgar, Rossini & Gounod.

Mon 20 Feb. 7.30-9.30pm. Room 2, Roath Church House. Roath Parish Knitting & Crochet Group. New members very welcome – assistance given to learners.

Wed 22 Feb. 7.25pm. St Edward’s. Cardiff Recorded Music Society talk “A Conductor's Perspective”. Eugene Monteith, an Irish-born conductor who has worked with the BBC NOW and orchestras in his native country, discusses the placement of sections within a symphony orchestra.  Do/did composers influence the way the orchestra was arranged, or was it the other way round? Non-members welcome, £2.

Tue 28 Feb. 7.30pm. St Edward’s. Evening Concert by Siân Cameron (Mezzo sop), Ryan Ross (Baritone) and their students, with Dan Perkin (piano). Tickets £5 on the door or 0771-3730847.


Sat 4 March. 9.30am. St Edward’s. Come and Sing Iolanthe by Gilbert and Sullivan, with soloists from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and Cardiff University. Organised by Serenata Singing Group. Registration opens 9.30am, rehearsal 10am. Informal concert performance 5.30pm. £10 participation / £8 concert entry.

Sat 4 March. 10am-12pm. Roath Church House. Mad March Fayre. A mammoth sale of second-hand books, toys, CDs, DVDs, and bric-a-brac. All proceeds towards the organ fund. 

18 March. 11am. Coffee Concert: Olivia Barr (Sop).

Sat 18 March. 2-4pm. Roath Church House. Afternoon Tea with Music. £3 per person. In aid of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.

Sat 25 March. 7.30pm. St Edward’s. Spring Concert: Carl Grainger (piano). £3.

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This page is maintained by Alan Mayer.

Last updated 16 February, 2017 .