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St David's Day Celebrations

Monday 20th February to Sunday 4th March 2017


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Monday 20th February

 

  Launch of Window Decoration competition
 

Friday 24th February

 

  Judging of Window Decoration Competition
 
  Treasure Hunt -  Find little things   St Davids Cathedral

Saturday 25th February

 

8.30am

 

Ras Dewi Sant - Coastal Path Marathon or Half Marathon - Meet at St Davids Rugby Club.  Visit  www.man-upuk.com/ras-dewi-sant-registration    to register.
 
10am - 4pm
 
St Davids and Dewisland Historical Society Exhibition in the Memorial Hall
 
PLEASE NOTE:
 

The Dragon Parade will take place on Saturday 4th March - (due to school half term) - see below.

 

12pm - 1pm

 



 


 

BEST CAWL in ST DAVIDS COMPETITION - St Davids City Hall (op. Barclays Bank)
Who makes the Best Cawl in St Davids? Chefs from local restaurants, cafes and hotels as well as enthusiastic amateur cooks compete for the title of producing the Best Cawl in St Davids. The tasters are the judges with the highest number of votes winning. Entry £ donation - it is free to enter your cawl - contact the City Council Clerk tel. 01437 721137 or email clerk (at)stdavids.gov.uk

*Cawl is the traditional welsh soup
 

7.30pm

 

Twmpath Dawns with Dawnswyr Glan Cleddau - (Welsh Folk Dancing in the City Hall)
Join in the Dancing and Music organised by Cyd/Clonc Ty Ddewi and bring a bottle if you wish. All welcome.

 


Sunday 26th February

 

10am - 4pm
 
St Davids and Dewisland Historical Society Exhibition in the Memorial Hall
 
10.30am  
Kick Off
 
St Davidís Mini Rugby Challenge Cup RFC -  St Davids Rugby Club

 
11.15am

 

Choral Eucharist at the St Davids Cathedral

 

12.30am

 

Vintage Motor Bike Ride at  Oriel y Parc

 

2.30pm

 

Cymanfa Ganu in Chapel Seion (Traditional Singing in Welsh and English) followed by Tea in the City Hall provided by the City Council.
 
6pm
 
Choral Evensong and Stations of St Davids at the St Davids Cathedral
 

 


Monday 27th February

 

10am - 4pm

 

St Davids and Dewisland Historical Society Exhibition - Worship in St Davids, in the Memorial Hall

 

 


Tuesday 28th February

 

11am - 3pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eisteddfod in the St Davids City Hall - for art, craft and cookery exhibition performances organised by St Davids Over 50's Forum. Contact Glenys James on 01437 720447

Friends in Harmony sing in the City Hall, St Davids
Friends in Harmony sing in the City Hall, St Davids
 


7
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Choral Eucharist Imposition of Ashes  at the St Davids Cathedral

 


     

St Davids Day  -  Wednesday 1st  March


 
8.15am
 
St Davids message to the Senedd in Cardiff, from the Cross Square
 
9am to 4pm
 
St Davids Market on the Cross Square
 
9.30am to 4.30pm
 
Bishop's Palace  FREE entry - Cathedral Close, St Davids
 
9.30am -
9.55am

 
St Davids Ringers ring prior to school service - St Davids Bell Tower (Porth y Twr)
 
10am
 
School Children's service in Cathedral
 
10am to 4pm
 
Croeso Cymreig a Lluniaeth Ysgafn in the City Hall -Hosted by the shop y Bobl ladies.
 
10am to 4pm
 
St Davids and Dewisland Historical Society Exhibition - Worship in St Davids,  in the Memorial Hall
 
11.15am
 
A pilgrims walk from St Nons Chapel to Oriel y Parc arriving at 11.50am
 
11.45am -
11.55am
 
St Davids Ringers ring to Welcome Bishop - St Davids Bell Tower (Porth y Twr)
 
12pm (noon)

 
Illumination of the St Davids Day stone. See the sun shine brightly through the hole in the St Davids Stone. Procession to Cross Square.
 
12.10pm

 
Bishop's Blessing on the Cross Square and National Anthem with Ysgol Bro Dewi Brass Band .
 
12.30pm
 
Prayers - at the Shrine of St David in the Cathedral
 
1pm
 
Full Peal attempt (bell ringing) by visiting band at the Bell Tower (Porth y Twr)
 
2pm
 
Announcement of winners of the Window Decoration Competition, in the City Hall
 
6pm
 
Choral Eucharist - in the Cathedral
 

Thursday 2nd March

 

10am - 4pm St Davids and Dewisland Historical Society exhibition - Worship in St Davids,  in the Memorial Hall

 


Saturday 4th March
 
 

10am - 4pm

 
Retreat Day - An introduction to meditation in the Christian tradition at Ty'r Pererin, Quickwell Hill, St Davids
 
9am to 4pm

 

St Davids Market on the Cross Square

 

11am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Parade of the Dragons - from Oriel y Parc down to the Cross Square and back.
Many Dragon heads will be paraded by local school children

Parade of the Dragons - more photos


7pm
 
St Davids Mayor's charity ball in the City Hall
 
  

(Times and Events may vary particularly if effected by the weather)


Last updated 24 February 2017


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