Memorial Services 5th Dec

Memorial services for loved ones lost this year

St Woolos Cathedral, Newport


Saturday 5th December at 13:30 and 16:00


We recognise the difficult and painful time those who have lost loved ones have gone through this year, particularly with restricted hospital visiting and funeral attendance.


Make a simple paper star on which to write a name or short message to then be hung on a display in the Cathedral,


Light a candle in memory.


These services are open to all.


For more information and booking please visit or contact Rev’d. Carol Taplin on 01633 234263 /

Making Stars:


If you would like to make a star before the services, there are instructions here:

Make a star (English)

Make a star (Cymraeg)

If you cannot attend in person but would like to send a star, please contact Carol Taplin to arrange delivery.


We can support staff and patients to make stars before the services – please contact Carol Taplin or Sarah Goodey (07976 375781 /



Further Information:


We will be holding two services at 1.30pm and 4pm. The 4pm service will also be live-streamed and recorded for those who cannot attend in person. If you do not wish to be in a recorded service, please attend at 1.30pm.  


To view the service live at 4pm please go to:


Please book by using the link to Eventbrite:, or by phone and email: Rev’d. Carol Taplin on 01633 234263 /


Please consider limiting your group to 2 persons and children – our chairs are arranged in ones and twos at social distance guidelines – please contact please contact Rev’d Carol Taplin. directly if you wish to bring a larger group.


NB. If you develop symptoms or have been in contact with anyone who has tested positive, or is waiting for the results of a test, please do not attend in person – let us know and we can re-allocate your seats.


For information about St Woolos Cathedral (NP20 4ED) including parking, please visit their website: