Christmas Events 2022

Cartoon christmas tree and baubles

Christmas is coming and there is lots to look forward to across Radyr & Morganstown.

The Christmas lights will soon be going up along Station Road and down Heol Isaf. There will also be the usual 3 outdoor Christmas Trees illuminated in

  • GrannyPark (Morganstown);
  • Lychgate Gardens (Radyr Sidings); and
  • Windsor Gardens (Opposite Station Road, Radyr).

Christmas Lights across Radyr and Morganstown

The Christmas Lights across Radyr and Morganstown event will be held on Friday 2 December 2022.

Starting around 18.00 with the singing of carols around the 3 trees,

  • 6.00pm Granny Park, Morganstown featuring singers from Gwaelod y Garth Primary School with the tree lit approx. 6.15pm
  • 6.15pm in Lychgate Gardens, Radyr Siding with singers from Radyr Comprehensive and the tree lit approx. 6.25
  • 6.15pm in Radyr Methodist Church pupils of Radyr Primary and Bryn Deri Primary will sing carols before the tree outside in Windsor Gardens is lit.

Also, from around 6:00pm, we should be ready in Station Road with stalls selling all sorts of goodies – crafts, gifts, jewellery and much more. Our usual burgers, hot dogs and mulled wine will be available at the RMA stalls. Most of the shops will also be open and joining in the fun, including Cicchetti, Slice and The Radyr Tap, so you will be able to do some shopping and even stay for a meal.

Miss Wales in a white suit and white sash smiling at the camera

Headway Cardiff & South East Wales, will finish their year as the RMA’s chosen charity with a stall and be collecting with buckets during the evening. Please give generously.

At 7.00pm, Darcey Corria, Miss Wales 2022, will officially turn on the lights before announcing the arrival of Santa (who had better not be late) and, providing everyone has been good, he will join his sleigh to talk to the young children.

Do come along and enjoy the festivities. It is a lovely way to start the Christmas Season and entrance is free.

Santa’s tour of Radyr & Morganstown

Santa in his illuminated sleighSanta and his Sleigh have been invited by the Radyr & Morganstown Community Council. The sleigh will tour Radyr & Morganstown on Friday 16 December 2022.

Full route and anticipated timings for Santa’s tour are now available.

To assist with Road Safety please do not attempt to approach Santa when he is travelling in his sleigh but he will be accompanied by some elves collecting for the RMA Charity 22 – Headway Cardiff and South East Wales.

Christmas Services

Both Radyr Methodist Church and Christ Church Radyr will be holding in-person Christmas Services. 

Full schedule to be published shortly.