NEWS – 6th October 2013

LOCAL TIDY  TOWN  AWARDS

The annual Emly Tidy Town Awards were presented at a function in Byrne’s Tavern on Saturday night last.  Following are the awards for this year:-

 

Best House & Garden

Galtee View –Jim & Dympna White.

Gort na Manach – John Joe Fahy.

St. Ailbe’s Dr – Paddy Ryan.

 

Best Estate: St. Ailbe’s Dr.

 

Best Business Premises: McGrath Oil

 

Best Over-all Award : Parish Church Grounds

 

Service Award:  Gerard Heffernan.

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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