Diocesan press releases

Diocese appoints new Children & Youth Co-ordinator

The Bishop of St Davids and the Diocesan Board of Finance have appointed Mrs Clare Williams as the new Diocesan Children and Youth Coordinator.

Clare will be the lead officer for Children and Youth to help develop our ministry with children and young people, working alongside parishes, as well as coordinating the six project based workers that will be operating in the Diocese, two in each Archdeaconry.

Hazel Jones-Olszewski


Thanks to the money from the M H Jones Olzsewski legacy and Representative Body 2020 Vision Transformation Fund the Diocese is investing nearly £1 million over three years in work with youth, children and families, and this appointment marks the beginning of this investment.


Clare was previously the Assistant Education and Pilgrimage Officer at Tŷ’r Pererin at the Cathedral.

She took up her new post on 18th January was commissioned by the Bishop in a service in the Cathedral on Thursday 21st January

Please pray for Clare as she embarks on this new ministry.

An interview with Clare will appear in the next edition of Pobl Dewi, out on March 4th