NEWS – 15TH April 2012


About 150 people took part in a 10K Race/Walk organised in Emly by the Emly Community Council. Winner of the race was Kevin Moore, Dundrum A.C. First Emly man home was Michael Ryan, Ballinvrina. The winner of the Lady’s Race was Aoife Carroll, Mallow A.C. The first Emly lady home was Catherine Quish.

Congratulations to the members of the Community Council on the organising of a very successful event.



Emly GAA club held a fund raising scrap collection on Friday and Saturday last. Many householders and farmers took the opportunity to do a big clean-out which hopefully was of good financial value to the local club.

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.