NEWS – 26th Aug 2012


Emly Tidy Town today hosted an Art Exhibition of artists from the parish of Emly which was held in Emly Parish Hall.  The exhibition was held in conjunction with the National Heritage Week.



The wedding took place in Emly church yesterday of Linda McGrath, Clashdrumsmith, Emly and Michael Kelly, Moate, Co. Westmeath.  Linda is the daughter of Jack and Marie McGrath. Celebrant was Fr. Michael Kelly, uncle of the groom.

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.