Whats on?

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The White Eagle

The White Eagle is celebrating Christmas in style with a two course festive meal for £19.95ph; three course £25.95ph, both including tea and coffee.

And there is also a Christmas Cracker menu, available Monday-Friday from 12.00 until 3.00pm – three festive courses for just £14.95ph.

All of the above include turkey and Christmas pud!

The pub will be open as usual on Christmas Eve and for drinks only on Christmas Day, between 12.00 and  3.00pm.  Then open as usual on Boxing Day.

On New Years Eve there will be a three course dinner on offer from 7.00pm, with live entertainment and a glass of fizz at midnight:  £37.50ph.

To find out more about any of these or book for something, go to the website – www.white-eagle.co.uk. Or call 01407 860267.

St Gwenfaen’s church

St Gwenfaen’s traditional Carols by Candleight service will take place on Sunday 17th December at 5.00pm, led by the Rev Jane Bailey.  It is hoped that the congregation will include children from Ysgo Gwenfaen Rhoscolyn, who will sing for them.  Sherry and mince pies will be served after the service (with something soft for the children to drink). Note: there will be no other service at St Gwenfaen’s on this Sunday.

Christmas Day communion will be held in the church at 10.30am,  The service will be taken by the Rev Elizabeth Pope, a recently retired vicar who is now a regular member of our congretation.  She has a long association with Rhoscolyn and has recently been given permission to officiate in the Church in Wales by Bishop Andrew.

Other Parish services this festive season

A highlight for children will be the Crib Service in St Cybi’s in Holyhead at 5.00pm on Christmas Eve; and of course the Christmas Tree Festival also there – it will be open with a service at 6.00pm on Monday 18th December and will run until 23rd December (opening between 10.30 am and 3.30pm.

On 7th December St Ffraid’s will be serving Christmas coffee and cake from 10.00am to 12.00noon.  And on the 15th they will have their usual RNLI Carol Service with the Menai Brass Band – 7.00-9.00pm.

On 8th December St David’s  will hold Carols by Candlelight at 7.00pm, with Shades of Harmony Choir – tickets £5 in aid of the MS Society.

The Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead

A dynamic arts centre, in Holyhead, the Ucheldre offers a diverse programme of arts and performance, with a programme of community events. There is also a cafe, shop and garden.

There is a 200-seat theatre space, home to concerts, drama, film and literary events.  Including live broadcast performances from national and worldwide concerts, opera, theatre.  The main art exhibitions typically change every six weeks, with a succession of new and interesting work to view. Recent movies are shown here.

To find out what is going on over the Christmas festive season, visit their  http://www.ucheldre.org

Oriel Môn, Llangefni

The main arts centre of Anglesey, Oriel Ynys Môn is a museum and art gallery located in Llangefni. The History Gallery provides an insight into the island’s culture, history and environment; the main art gallery holds up to eight exhibitions annually by local, national and international artists, while the Long Gallery and the Central Gallery exhibit six shows a year.  There is also a cafe and a gift shop.

The Kyffin Williams gallery has a dynamic and changing programme of exhibitions displaying the artist’s work, including from private and national collections.

Running until 31st December is a Christmas Craft Fair.

To find out more and details of these and other current exhibitions and events, visit www.angleseyheritage.com; or call 01248 724444

Address: Oriel Ynys Môn,
Rhosmeirch,
Llangefni,
Ynys Môn
LL77 7TQ