NEWS – 17th November 2013


Two national tidy town adjudicators, Frank Hanley and Billy Houlihan, visited Emly today to meet with local committee  members. Frank Hanley gave a power point presentation on all aspects of the national competition and what the adjudicators regard as important. The local committee also invited members of the newly formed Lattin, Cullen and Kilross tidy town groups to come and benefit from the advice of the adjudicators.

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.