Events in the Parish


St Michael & All Angels Lower Machen Open Church

Sundays 8th April 2018 to 30th September 2018

2.00 PM to 5.00 PM


Visit our historic church and see the magnificent monuments dedicated to the Morgan Family of Tredegar and Ruperra.

Free refreshments


Regular events at the Church Hall

Coffee morning

Our Coffee Mornings 10.30 Second Thursday normally each month (except January & August) have been cancelled until further notice. 


Indoor Bowls

Wednesdays 7.00-9.00 PM

Join us to try your hand at bowling. Great fun no matter if you have never tried it before.

Book club

First Tuesdays 7.45 PM.

We share our experiences of reading in a variety of genres. Books supplied by the Library Service. New members always welcome.

Rural market

First Saturday of each month 10.00 AM to 2 PM

See the Facebook page or visit Machen Rural Market and browse the stalls. Supporting your local market keeps local producers in business. Local artisan producers food and craft market, Welsh cheese, locally baked bread, jams and preserves, sausages, eggs, local honey, pies and pasties, hand crafted gifts. Pop-Up cafe serving hot drinks and snacks.

Bell-ringing at St Michael & All Angels Lower Machen

Fridays 8.15 PM

Tower Captain Mr George Hughes.  New recruits are always most welcome. (no previous experience necessary). We ring on Church Festival days, Christmas, Easter etc. and are always happy to ring the bells for weddings.

For more information on events in Machen and our neighbouring parishes in the Ministry Area Group

For any enquiries email us at

OR please see

Rudry Church or Rudry Church Diary

Michaelston-y-fedw Church Diary or Michaelston y Fedw Facebook page.