The Roman Catholic Parishes
of Merthyr Tydfil:
St. Mary’s Merthyr Tydfil,
St. Illtyd’s Dowlais,
St. Aloysius Gurnos,
and St. Benedict’s Merthyr Vale.
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Parish Priest: Fr Barry English
St Mary’s Presbytery
Telephone: (01685) 723 336
Help save a key part of
Welsh Catholic history.
The clock is ticking for Gunter Mansion
Gunter Mansion is one of the most important buildings at risk in Wales. It is central to the events leading to the executions of Priests David Lewis and Philip Evans in 1679. They were the last Catholic martyrs in Wales and were both subsequently made saints. The services held openly in its Chapel played a key role in the events leading to the anti-
This August is the 400th anniversary of the birth of David Lewis. What better way to mark this event than by raising the money to save this key monument!