Trinity Centre, Four Elms Road

The Trinity Centre was previously the Trinity Methodist Church.

The centre still houses a collection of memorial plaques, some collected from other churches when they closed down.

Trinity Wesleyan Methodist Church Roath - Small for website

This is probably the original Trinity Methodist WWI plaque.

The names on the Trinity Methodist plaque: Raymond Bird, John F Coundrey, Harry G Hankin, M Frederick J Hedden, William Hughes, William H Lampurd, Hubert V Morse, P Ernest Stratton.

Broadway Methodist Church WWI plaque

The Broadway Methodist WWI Plaque now housed at the Trinity Centre, Four Elms Road

The names on the Broadway Methodist Church memorial plaque are:


Lance Corporal, 8th (Service) Battalion, Devonshire Regiment  (Service Number 10669)

Harry Allard SWDN 13.11.15 - Copy

Alfred Henry ‘Harry’ Allard was born at Frome, Somerset on 25 Sep 1894 to John Thomas Allard, an iron works erector, and Sarah Ann ‘Annie’ Allard nee Singer, both originally from Somerset.   Harry attended Stacey Road school. In the 1911 census the Allard family were living at 1 Vere Street, Roath and Harry was working as a plumber’s assistant.  He enlisted in Bristol.  He served as a Lance Corporal in the 8th Battalion of the Devonshire Regiment. He was killed in action on the Western Front on 25 Sep 1915, on his 21st birthday. He is remembered on the Loos memorial in France. He is also remembered on the Broadway Methodist church war memorial plaque now at the Trinity Centre.  Commonwealth War Graves Commission record.


Sydney Banbury,

Herbert Bingham,

William Black,

William Collier,

Herbert Constanine,

Wilfred Dymoke,

Algy Farley,

Harold Peacock,

Leslie Rowe,

Vivian Rowe,

Frank Stacey,

Bernard Way,

Bert Yarwood





Broadway Methodist Church Memorial Windows later reinstalled at Trinity Methodist Church

Broadway Methodist Church Memorial Windows unveiled in November 1920, later reinstalled at Trinity Methodist Church in 1950.

Broadway Methodist Church Windows Plaque

Cyfartha Street Mission plaque


The Cyfartha Street Mission plaque now housed at the Trinity Centre

Names on the memorial: Sydney Banbury, Sidney, Frank Stacey