St Andrew’s

Penrice Church

The church is dedicated to St Andrew. It is a Norman church of the early 12th Century. It was renovated in the late 19th Century. A comprehensive history of the church is available at:

http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/wa-11542-church-of-st-andrew-penrice

Pastoral care for weddings, funerals and occasional offices, visiting and sick communions is available from Rev Andrew Pearce.  Tel 232140 or

rector.bishopston at btinternet.com

 

Service Times

December 2017

At 08:30

1st Sunday, 3 December                                      Morning Worship

3rd Sunday, 17 December                                   Holy Eucharist

4th Sunday, 24 December                                    No morning service

Monday, 25 December                10am               Holy Eucharist

 

Other Services

There will be two United Benefice Holy Eucharist services in December. The first, on the 2nd Sunday of the month, 10 December 2017, will be at St Cattwyg’s Church, Port Eynon, at 10 a.m.

The second, on the 5th Sunday of the month, 31 December 2017, will be at St Illtyd’s Church, Oxwich, at 10 am.

On Christmas Day, Monday 25 December, St David’s Church, Llandewi, will celebrate Holy Eucharist at 9.30 am and St Andrew’s Church, Penrice, will celebrate Holy Eucharist at 10am

Opening Times Key available via the rector

The graveyard, memorials and the parish registers have been catalogued and published by the Glamorgan Family History Society.

A number of distinguished individuals and established Gower families have memorials at the Church.

Public Transport

please look at the link to the explore Gower bus timetable

 

Regular talks are held in Penrice church.  The 2017 season is as follows:

Tuesday 25th April: ‘The story of William Crach – Murder in Gower’  Andrew Dulley, Assistant County Archivist.

Tuesday 23rd May: ‘Mosses and Lichen in Gower’  Barry Stewart

Tuesday 20th June: ‘Gower’s Lost Lanes’  Richard Daugherty

Tuesday 12th September: ‘Alfred Parkman in Gower’  Ronald Austin

 

All lectures start at 7 pm.  Admission £7.50 payable on the door, to include wine and refreshments.

Friday 4th August:  Concert in the President’s Marquee, Gower Show-ground, Penrice

To see the concert poster click on the link on the next line:

Penrice Concert_Poster 2017

 

 

To be added to our mailing list for the Penrice Lectures and other events please contact Angela Barnett:

am-barnett@outlook.com

Details of previous lectures can be found at the link on the following line.

Penrice Lectures 2006-15

 

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