NEWS – 22nd April 2012

VISITORS

Since Emly village won the overall Tidy Town award in 2009 and the Best Village award in 2011 there have been many visitors to the place. Last week a tidy town group from Killaskully came to visit.  Members of Emly tidy town committee have travelled to many towns and villages to encourage them in their endeavours and in some cases helped the starting up of a tidy town group.

 

PARISH  PASTORAL  COUNCIL

The following were appointed as officers of the newly formed Emly Pastoral Parish Council:-

Chairman – Philip Purcell.

Secretary – Frances O’Dwyer.

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656
Email: frberniemoloney@emly.ie

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.
Email: frseamusrochford@emly.ie

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.

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