NEWS – 19th May 2013


Congratulations to the pupils of Emly national school who were prizewinners at the Co. Tipperary Fleadh held in Ballina at the weekend. The children were medal winners in the group music. Gillian Kemp was successful in the individual concertina and Darragh McAuley in the solo singing.

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.