We pray for the recently departed Father Erle Hastey. Father Erle came to Porthcawl with Gill when he retired about 15 years ago, and became a valuable part of Parish life. His wide range of skills (mechanical as well as pastoral) were readily put to our service. He wax a good priest and a truly humble priest and we learnt much from him 'tempered by his wry Yorkshire humour'. To Gill we offer our love and our sympathy.
On Passion Sunday 18th March and marking this Centenary year of the ending of WW1, extracts from Karl Jenkins renowned choral work "The Armed Man" will be sung at All Saints after morning service by a combination of Parish and invited Choristers under the baton of Roger Hudd, (Well known and respected in musical circles and particularly organising and musical directorship of the annual charity production of Gilbert and Sullivan oprettas; the singing takes about half an hour, following which wine and nibbles will be available at the back of be church. As in past years this promises to be a fulfilling , enjoyable and her sociable occasion and well worth supporting. ... See MoreSee Less