St Richard Gwyn Communities of

Chirk, Llangollen and Ruabon


Covid-19 information:

All of our churches are re-opening:

Saturday, 1st August in Holy Cross, Llangollen at 6.00 p.m.

Sunday, 2nd August in Sacred Heart, Chirk at 9.00 a.m.

Sunday, 2nd August in St Mary’s, Ruabon at 11.00 a.m.

There are lots of new rules as a result of Covid-19.

Please read the notes available : here

Vocation: Our prayers are requested for:

  1. Mr. Matthew P. Bond, our current seminarian, as he awaits his diaconate ordination, that more young men may discern a vocation to the Priesthood.
  2. Dr. David Ian Gozzard of Abergele parish, who has completed his formation for ordination to the permanent diaconate.

Help has been requested from the Prison Advice and Care Trust (PACT). They are looking for volunteers and donations.  For more details: click here

Parish priest: Rev. Anthony Nnamah, MSP

3 The Villas, 

New High Street,



LL14 6NW

Tel: 01978 821568

Email : PriestRuabon@rcdwxm.org.uk

Welcome to the web site for the parish of St Richard Gwyn. The parish has 3 churches. Information on what is happening in the parish as well as some information about the churches can be found here.

Sunday masses (normally) are as below:

6pm Saturday (Vigil mass) Llangollen   

9am Sunday Chirk

11am Sunday Ruabon

For weekday masses and the latest news see the :

(Changes are likely at Christmas, Easter, and Remembrance weekend)

The parish is named after the martyr Richard Gwyn, a school teacher who was martyred in 1584 and canonised by Pope Paul VI in 1970. It is part of the diocese of Wrexham. Charity number 700426