St Kentigern built his Church here in AD560. When he returned to Strathclyde in AD573 he left Asaph as his successor. Llanelwy is the Welsh name for the place called St Asaph. It means the sacred religious enclosure on the banks of the River Elwy… read more

St Asaph Cathedral have
been awarded a bronze
eco-church award.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) guidance

Update: 11 August 2021

New guidance has been prepared for managing Coronavirus under Welsh Government’s Alert Level Zero. These set out guidance on how to prepare risk assessments and reasonable mitigation measures that should be considered by each local trustee body.

For more details see churchinwales.org.uk/en/clergy-and-members/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance

Help and Support

Some people feel isolated particularly during this current pandemic. Support is available from charities and other organisations.

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We are indebted to both individuals and organisations who provide generous support for the work, music and ministry of this ancient cathedral.