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)






Wed 27 Sept. 7.25pm. St Edward's. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Lawyer Composers. Our own legal practitioner, Norman Doe, portrays the legal careers of six composers who studied or practised law, as seen within the wider context of the relationship between law and music.

Sat 30 Sept. 7.30-9.30pm. St Edward’s. Dan Phelps launches his third album, Pathways, for cello and piano. Performed by Katy Cox (cello) & Richard P. John (piano). Including 5 world premier performances!


Wed 4 Oct. 7.25pm. St Edward's. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. National Anthems - Used and Abused
Ian Cheverton investigates how composers have been involved with all kinds of anthems in all kinds of situations.

Wed 11 Oct. 7.25pm. St Edward's. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Music Magazine, Vol 69/1
A miscellany of recorded music and comment on items of topical or special interest, presented by new editor Neil Pritchard.

Fri 13 Oct. 7.30pm. Voice Male, Women in Harmony, with Jazz accompaniment. (St Edward's Festival).

14-21 Oct. St Edward’s. Festival Exhibition: paintings by the late Laurie Williams ARIBA. (St Edward's Festival).

Sat 14 Oct. 7.30pm. Pavane Concert CANCELLED.

Wed 18 Oct. 7.45pm. Concert by Cardiff & Vale of Glamorgan Symphonic Brass. (St Edward’s Festival).

Fri 20 Oct. 7.30pm. Jazz: The Gentle Rain Ensemble. (St Edward’s Festival).

Sat 21 Oct. 11am. Coffee Concert: Noru Hirano (violin) & Alison Dite (piano) – Beethoven Violin Sonata op12 no.1 and Saint Saens Violin Sonata in D minor op75. (St Edward’s Festival).

Sat 21 Oct 1pm. Book Reading and Signing by Nathan Munday. (St Edward’s Festival).

21-22 Oct . Made in Roath Exhibition (schoolroom). (St Edward’s Festival).

Wed 25 Oct. 7.25pm. St Edward's. Cardiff Recorded Music Society. Richter: A Soviet Enigma
Geoff Trinick explores the career of Sviatoslav Richter, thought to be one of the greatest pianists of all time who was almost unknown in the West until 1960.

Sat 28 Oct. 7.30pm. Roath Church House. Pavane Early Music Consort concert with Philippa Waite and her dance team, to include music and dances from medieval to baroque.

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This page is maintained by Alan Mayer.

Last updated 24 September, 2017 .