Church News and Events

Services & events in the Ministry Area

On the first Sunday of the month there is usually a joint Ministry Area service at 11 am. This service moves around the Ministry Area and is usually posted on here towards the end of the previous month.

St. David’s          9.15 am   Morning Prayer

St. Gwenfaen’s   9.15 am   Holy Communion

St. Ffraid’s          11.00am   Holy Communion

We will restart our 10 am Wednesday midweek Communion Service at Ysgol Cybi. Please park in the Visitor Car Park opposite the school for this service.

The LBD (Lunchtime Bible Discussion) meeting will resume on Tuesday 9th January 12 noon at St. Ffraid’s Hall. This meeting is for one our – and discusses the readings for the following week.

USUAL TIMES OF SERVICES in Bro Cybi Ministry Area

9.15am at St Gwenfaen’s, RHOSCOLYN – Holy Communion or Morning Prayer

9.15am at St David’s, MORAWELON – Holy Communion or Morning Prayer 

11am at St Ffraid’s, Trearddur Bay – Holy Communion or Morning Prayer

Recorded services are also available on our YouTube channel. Please click on the link below. They can be accessed at any time.


Newsletter – Information about the Ezra process
The Bangor Diocese has launched an initiative called Ezra to safeguard the future of our Church in North West Wales. Ezra requires us look at all our Church activities and buildings and to gain a vision for what our Churches and our services and activities will be like in the future.


We have been pleased to welcome our new

The Reverend Robert (Rob) Wardle



On Sunday, 21 July an announcement was made in our four churches about the appointment of the Rev’d Robert (Rob) Wardle as Vicar and Ministry Area Leader of Bro Cybi.

Rob succeeds the Venerable Andy Herrick who will become an Associate Vicar in the Bro Cybi ministry team, and it will allow him to focus on his ministry as Archdeacon of Anglesey.

It is expected that Rob will move to Bro Cybi in the Autumn, when a special service will be held to celebrate the start of his new ministry with us.  The full announcement is attached as a PDF file.

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St Cybi’s Church, Holyhead, have been granted funding for significant repairs, costing over £250,000 to preserve the stonework, including important carvings, at St Cybi’s Church, Holyhead, which are being damaged by erosion and pollution.

The Church is pleased to announce, subject to a successful round two grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, it has now secured the necessary funding and authorities to start the work in the early part of 2019.

Funding has been provided by Heritage Lottery Fund (£158,500), W G Roberts Fund (£30,000), Garfield Weston Foundation (£10,0000), James Pantyfedwen Foundation (£5,000) Allchurches Trust (£3,000) and the Representative Body of the Church in Wales (£3,000).  These grants will help to preserve the church, and important part  of the town and local community for generations to come.

For further information please contact our Ministry Area Leader, The Venerable Andrew Herrick: Email: or Telephone: 01407 861084


Appointment of the Reverend Neil Ridings as Associate Vicar in the Bro Cybi Ministry Area:
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Message from our new Ministry Area Leader:
Rev’d Andy Herrick (Archdeacon of Anglesey)


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A photo of the Holy Island Ministry Area Pastoral Group, who were commissioned on the 31st January 2016 by the Rev Kevin Ellis, at the Ministry Area Service in St Cybi’s Church.

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To find out about more Church related events in Holyhead, Trearddur Bay and Rhoscolyn, please visit our Events page.