The Parish of South West Gower

 The Benefice of South West Gower

comprising St Cattwg’s, Port Eynon; St Mary’s, Rhossili; St David’s, Llanddewi;

St Illtyd’s, Oxwich; St George’s, Reynoldston; and St Andrew’s, Penrice.


Breakfast Church

Don’t forget – Breakfast Church on Sunday 4th March at 9 a.m. in Reynoldston Chapel.


The Bible Study & Prayer Group meets on Wednesdays at Highmead, Overton, starting with coffee at 9.45 a.m. and finishing by 12 noon. Anyone is welcome to join us. Contact Penny Henderson (tel. 390119) or Richard Herbert (tel. 390300) for further details.


Lenten Bible Study with Rev Nigel King, meets at the Lamplighter, Bishopston, on Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m., March 7, 14 and 21.



The United Benefice Holy Eucharist service on the 2nd Sunday this month will be at St Mary’s Church, Rhossili, 11 March 2018, at 10 a.m.


The Women’s World Day of Prayer Service for churches and chapels of NW & SW Gower will be held this year at St. Illtyd’s, Oxwich on Friday 2 March at 2 p.m.

Lenten Services on Thursday evenings at 7 p.m.: 8 March at St Teilo’s Bishopston; 15 March at St Madoc’s Llanmadoc; 22 March at St Rhydian’s Llanrhidian.


Gifts for the Food Bank will be gratefully received at any of the ordinary Sunday services listed below and will be blessed at the Offertory.


During Lent special services are being
held in Gower on Thursday evenings.

On Thursday 1 March the service  in St CATTWG’S,  PORT EYNON has been CANCELLED.  Due to the possibility of the weather being worse than it already is we are cancelling Thursday night’s Ministry Area Service at Port Eynon. We do not do this lightly but through taking a common sense view in light of the location of the church.





Maundy Thursday 29 March, 6 pm     St Illtyd’s, Oxwich: United Benefice Holy Eucharist and stripping the altar


Good Friday 30 March at 10.30 am    Gower Churches Walk of Witness to Cefn Bryn: meet on Reynoldston Upper Green.
During the afternoon on Good Friday the churches of SW Gower will be open for private meditation.


Easter Day 1 April

Llanddewi (St David’s) at 08.30          Holy Eucharist

Penrice (St Andrew’s) at 08.30           Holy Eucharist

Port Eynon (St Cattwg’s) at 09.00      Holy Eucharist
Reynoldston (St George’s) at 09.45   Holy Eucharist

Oxwich (St Illtyd’s) at 09.45                Holy Eucharist
Rhossili (St Mary’s) 10.30                   Holy Eucharist

















St Andrew’s

Penrice Church The church is dedicated to St Andrew. It is a Norman church …

St Cattwg’s

Port Eynon Church St Cattwg was a Welsh saint born c497AD and the present …

St Illtyd’s

Oxwich Church Almost hidden from view, beneath the looming shadows of the woods neighbouring …

St Mary’s

Rhossili Church Dedicated to St Mary the Virgin, the present structure was probably built …