Anglican Catholic Church

Welsh Festival 1997

The Diocese celebrated its first Welsh Festival in the town of Llangolen, in the valley of the River Dee. Bishop Leslie Hamlett celebrated a Pontifical Mass in the upper room of the ECTARC Centre in the towns main street. Fr Hugh Roberts of Carnarvon preached on 'The Body of Christ'.
The town is famous for its International Musical Eisteddfod, a festival of music, song and dance which has been forging international friendships every summer since 1947.