Hospital Chaplains

Aneurin Bevan Health Board Chaplains

Senior Chaplain: Revd Canon Alan Tyler (

Lead Chaplain for Families and Therapies (and all Pediatrics)
Revd Carol Taplin (

Lead Chaplain for St Woolos and Chepstow
Revd Clifford Chonka (

Mental Health Chaplain and Lead Chaplain for Ystrad Mynach and Panteg
David Roberts (

Lead Chaplain for Nevill Hall and Ebbw Vale
Revd Michael Marsden (

All chaplains carry pagers that can be accessed through the Royal Gwent Hospital switchboard. Phone 01633 234234 and ask for the chaplain by name or the on-call chaplain.

North Gwent (Includes Ebbw Vale, Nevill Hall, Monmouth General)
Main Switchboard Number  – 01873 732112
Chaplains  based here – Revd Michael Marsden, Revd David Roberts

South Gwent (Includes Royal Gwent, St Woolos, Ystrad Mynach, St Cadoc’s Caerleon, Panteg, Chepstow Community Hospital)
Main Switchboard Number – 01633 234263
Chaplains based here – Revd  Canon Alan Tyler, Revd Carol Taplin, Revd Clifford Chonka


Other Hospital Contacts

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Chaplaincy Office Tel: 02920 743230

St Joseph’s (And St Anne’s Hospice)
The Revd David Parfitt, Tel: 01633 852047