Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, St.Cadoc’s Church remains closed for public worship. Our Lady & St. Illtyd is open for public worship and must adhere to social distancing regulations and therefore numbers attending are limited. In addition, times of Masses may change and therefore please check the newsletter weekly.

Find out all the latest news and events that are going on at West Vale Catholics by reading our Newsletter.  If you have any events or news you would like included in the next issue, please email by end of Wednesday.

By the beginning of the 20th century there were a few Catholics in the area, but these had to travel to Bridgend or Barry for Mass until 1919 when the Church of St.Vincent de Paul was opened at Rhoose…

Mass Times

BOOKING FOR HOLY MASS: My sincere gratitude to all who use the booking system. May I please remind you, to avoid confusion or distress, Elizabeth receives and confirms bookings Tuesday to Friday from 12 noon to 4pm. Regrettably we are unable to take bookings at the weekend; I apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. As confidence is growing, I please ask everyone to be generous of spirit as we are continually endeavouring to accommodate as many people as allowed within the spaces available. If your booking has not been confirmed in advance, I respectfully suggest you refrain from attending as the Covid regulations, we must adhere to, remain in place and we do not want to turn people away at the door. Thank you for your understanding. Fr. Mark.


Our Lady & St. Illtyd

Sunday Vigil Mass: Saturday  at 5pm

Sunday Mass  at 9am

Please do not attend if you have not booked!

WEEKDAY MASS (Please do not attend if you have not booked)

Wednesday at 10am
Friday at 10am

Livestream: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday at 10am
Please see Newsletter

To LIVESTREAM via Facebook please use the ID FrMark Rowles

Sacrament OF RECONCILIATION (Confession) & PASTORAL VISITS: I am available, should any member of our Parish Family require the Sacraments. Please call the Presbytery telephone number to make the appropriate arrangements.
Thank you Fr. Mark


Parish Prayer

Eternal and Ever Loving Father,
We thank YOU for the many blessings and graces bestowed on our Parish Family
– YOU are ever faithful to us –

Send forth the power of Your Holy Spirit that we may remain faithful to the commands of Your Son,
Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

Growing together as one Parish Family united in FAITH, HOPE and LOVE,
Be the VISION in our planning, WISDOM in acting according to Your Will
and OBEDIENCE in responding to Your Word.

May we always seek Your Face in one another, and above all, love one another as YOU love us.
We ask this in the name of Jesus Christ, Our Lord.

Our Lady, Mother of God Pray for us
St. Illtyd Pray for us
St. Cadoc Pray for us

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