Much of the information contained on this website has been drawn from the excellent guidebook to St Cynllo's written by Rev. Brian Whatmore - this lovingly written and scholarly guide is highly recommended for those who would like to learn more about the history of this beautiful Church.
Copies of the guidebook
are available at the
Tom & Non - June 2015
To mark our Patron Saint's Feast Day on 17 July, our Church hosted a special service drawing on ancient and modern Welsh, Scottish and Irish Celtic Christian traditions. Psalms and hymns were accompanied by flute and recorder both inside the Church and outside in the churchyard. The first of its kind perhaps for many centuries, it was very well-attended with all guests being treated afterwards to elderflower cordial and welsh cakes.
Ed & Claire - July 2015
St Cynllo's recently hosted two weddings which focused on a wild-flower theme, The surrounding churchyard was at
its prettiest having having been managed under a Caring for God's Acre
programme to enhance bio-diversity.
As a matter of local interest, the grandfather of Tom (Tomos Cynllo Lewis) is Rev. J E Lewis, who was the Rector of Llangynllo from 1956 - 1962