NEWS – 10TH April 2011.


An open day for parents and parishioners was held this morning at Emly National School. A large crowd turned up for the event hosted by the parents of the school and members of the Parent’s Assoc. On a beautiful sunny day the visitors were given refreshments and were entertained in the open-air by the musicians from each class from infants up. The senior band played some of the pieces they plan to perform at the upcoming Feili Tiobraid Árainn.

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.

SCHOOL: St. Ailbe’s National School
PRINCIPAL: Pauline Finnan
VICE PRINCIPAL: Joseph Hennessy.

Quick Facts

POP. of the PARISH: c. 820

POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.

LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam

Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.