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:
1st Sunday 10:00 Gower Show Centenary, Holy Eucharist, Port Eynon
1st Sunday 18:00 Songs of Praise, Penrice, Showgrounds
2nd Sunday 10:00 Pet Blessing Service, St Illtyd’s, Oxwich
3rd Sunday 08:30 Holy Eucharist
4th Sunday 08:30 Holy Eucharist
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.
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:
To be added to our mailing list for the Penrice Lectures and other events please contact Angela Barnett:
Details of previous lectures can be found at the link on the following line.