Welcome to St Mary’s, St Agnes’ Holy Trinity & The St Paul’s Centre
together we are The Rectorial Benefice of Aberavon, serving Aberavon, Port Talbot & Sandfields.
We are part of the Diocese of Llandaff in the Church in Wales
The Rectorial Benefice of Aberavon is a registered charity 1130785 and the Registered Office is The Rectory, Forge Road, Port Talbot, SA13 1US
© Aberavon PCC 2017
St Agnes’ & St Mary’s
are open during the day.
You are welcome to pop in and sit in the silence,
say a prayer, light a candle
and leave notes asking for prayers.
St Mary’s is open
Monday to Saturday 10am until 3pm
St Agnes’ is open every day until 4.00pm
The St Paul’s Centre, Gerald Street
We offer a warm welcome to anyone who wants to join us in worship
We are ordinary people who have discovered God’s extraordinary love for us, and we accept our part in making that love known to others in word and deed.
Through prayer, reading of Scripture and the administration of the Sacraments we invite God into our lives to mould us in the image of Jesus.
Through our worship we ask God to lead us and we try and encourage one another to deepen our faith in Jesus Christ, in order that he might help us to better serve Him in the communities in which we live. Our church life is sacramental and our ethos, as part of the Anglican Church,stands in a modern Anglo-
The Parish Office
The parish office is open
Mondays 12noon to 3.00pm
Tuesdays 10.00am to 1.00pm
Thursdays 12noon to 3.00pm
The office is in the Parish Centre at St Mary’s.
For details of the telephone numbers of the clergy and other parish officers please use the contact us page
Coffee shop 0pen
9am to 4pm Mon -
10am to 4pm Saturdays
Hot and cold snacks, lattes, cappucino, frappes, teas, Joes’ Ice Cream. Fully Licensed Premises.
Weddings & Baptisms
To arrange a wedding or a baptism
contact the Parish Office
on 01639 886740
Click here to send a message
Read more about weddings here
Read more about baptisms here
at Neath Port Talbot Hospital &
The Port Talbot Resource Centre
Jane Slennett takes the lead in hospital work throughout the Benefice, and is our Chaplain at Neath Port Talbot Hospital.
She is also the lead member of the Anglilcan Team in the newly formed Resource Centre Chaplaincy, where you will now find a chaplain in the coffee shop if you want to chat.
To contact the on-
or send a message
Jane is also often to be found in Costa Coffee on a Wednesday around noon, if you want to chat.
The Cell of Our Lady of Walsingham
& St John Vianney
On the first Tuesday of every month we meet at St Agnes’ at 7pm for Evensong & Benediction.
Everyone is welcome to join us, whether you have been to Walsingham as a pilgrim or not.
We are a FAIRTRADE parish
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Please check this calendar to ensure there are no changes to the usual pattern of worship in the Benefice, and
to see times for Holy Day masses.
6.30pm Mass St Agnes’
(10am Bank Holidays)
10.00am Mass St Mary’s
10.00am Mass Holy Trinity
11.00am Mass St Mary’s
10.00am Mass St Agnes’
Available for conferencing, community hire, training with superfast fibre optic Wi-
Clients include Google, DWP Job Centre Plus, Coastal Housing Group, Flying Start NPTCBC, NPT Homes, ABM, NPTCBC & Welsh Government.
Find our what’s on at St Pauls Centre here
|St Mary's History|
|History of St Agnes'|