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:
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
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
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.
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.