NEWS – 24th October 2010


The Marriage took place yesterday in Emly church of Maria O’Donnell, Emly and Brian Campbell, Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Maria is daughter of Billy and Mary O’Donnell, Tulla, Emly.


About 60 cyclists left Emly this morning on an 80Km sponsored cycle on behalf of Emly GAA.

The cyclists travelled to Mitchelstown, Cahir, Bansha and Tipperary before returning to Emly.

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.