The Parish of Merthyr Tydfil, St David and Abercanaid is an Anglican Christian Church within The Church in Wales. The Parish has four churches, St David's, St Tydfil's Well, Ss Peter & Paul and St Tydfil's Old Parish Church, with a team of dedicated ordained and lay people who work to serve the Mission in this place. You can find out more in our 2017-2018 Annual Report.
FR MARK PREVETT
Priest-in-charge Fr Mark has been in Ministry since 1988. He moved to Merthyr in 2013 and is responsible for the services and day-to-day running of the Parish. Fr Mark likes cars and bikes.
Tel: 01685 553529
Fr John Hughes
After retiring from a long and distinguished ministry, Fr John Hughes missed parish life and felt called to join us as an Associate Priest. We are delighted to have his wisdom and experience.
Tel: 01685 555374
Deacon Charlotte Rushton was ordained in June 2017 and is thrilled to return to her home town to carry out her mission to bring the story of Jesus to young people.
Churchwarden to Priest-in-Charge Fr Mark, Bill Evans oversees the smooth running of the committees across the parish.
Tel: 01685 376365
Churchwarden to the Parish congregation, Sue Morris attends the Quar and is an active member of the parish social and fund raising committee.
Tel: 01685 377682
Sue Morris & Jeff Davies
Sue Morris and Jeff Davies are the sub-wardens at St Tydfil's Well, Quar.
Tel: 01685 377682 / 382017
Dr Claire Price
Dr Claire Price is the church sub-warden at Ss Peter & Paul, Abercanaid.
Tel: 01443 692174
Elaine Fisher & Bill Evans
Elaine Fisher & Bill Evans are the sub-wardens at St Tydfil's old parish church.
Tel: 07762 302080 / 01685 376365
Verger Liz handles St Tydfil's concert and activity bookings as well as queries on parish records dating back to 1741.
Junior Church takes place at St Tydfil's Well, Quar during Holy Eucharist which starts at 11am each Sunday. Messy Church takes place regularly at St Tydfil's.