NEWS – 12th February 2012

NEWS –  12th February 2012

FILM  AWARD Congratulations to Nicholas Ryan-Purcell, formerly of Emly, who recently won a film award in Kentucky, USA. His short five minute silent film entitled ‘Silent Film’ was shot at Cloughjordan railway station near where Nicholas and his family now lives. It features a cast of three which includes his father Oliver and sister Joanna. Nicholas is studying television and film production at Balluyermot College of Further Education. Nicholas accompanied by his mother Dorothy attended the award giving ceremony in Kentucky.   TIDY ...

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Parish Bulletin – 12th February 2012

MASSES Weekdays: Mon, Tue, Thurs & Fri 9.30am. Wed 7.30pm. Weekend: Sat 7.30pm; Sun 9am & 11am.   ANNIVERSARIES  Eileen Hennessy, Tulla – Sat 11th Feb 7.30pm. Michael O’Dwyer, Ballyhone – Sun 12th 11am. Ned O’Meara, Chantersland –  Mon 13th 9.30am. Michael O’Connell, Ballycurrane – Wed 15th 7.30 Paddy & Sheila Kelly, Lisobyhane – Sat 18th 7.30. Paul O’Heney, Lisobyhane – Sun 19th 11am.   READERS – Next Weekend Sat 7.30pm: Mary McGrath Sun 9am:  Lorraine Ryan Sun 11am: Tessa Byrne (If a reader is unable to fulfil a duty it...

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Parish Bulletin – 15th January 2012

MASSES Weekdays: Mon, Tue, Thurs & Fri 9.30am. Wed 7.30pm. Weekend: Sat 7.30pm; Sun 9am & 11am.   ANNIVERSARIES  Mary Ryan, Ballycurrane – Sat 14th Jan 7,30pm. Michael Hanley, Tulla – Sun 15th Jan 11am. Betty Lonergan, Month’s Mind – Sat 21st 7.30pm. Jim Lavery, Tulla – Sun 22nd Jan  11am.   READERS – Next Weekend Sat 7.30pm: James Lonergan Sun 9am:  Seán McManus Sun 11am: Peter Breen (If a reader is unable to fulfil a duty it would be appreciated if another reader was asked to fill in.)   MASS SERVERS – Jan;  14th/15th    ...

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NEWS – 11th September 2011

VISITORS This last week has seen many visitors coming to  Emly after the village was announced as Ireland’s tidiest village on Monday last. A number of the Emly tidy town committee members were in The Helix in Dublin for the announcing of the National Tidy Town Awards and were welcomed back to Emly that evening when they brought the trophy home.   DEAD The deaths took place during the week of Josephine O’Meara, Chantersland, Emly and Mary Connolly (nee Crowley) formerly Ballinaveen, Emly who had been living in Kilcummin,...

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NEWS – 5th September 2011

EMLY – TIDIEST  VILLAGE The annual tidy town awards were announced in Dublin today. Emly, with 309 marks, was named as Ireland’s tidiest village. Emly also won the overall regional award, the county award and the gold medal. Killarney was named as Ireland’s tidiest town with 310 marks. The adjudicator’s report states:-   ‘You have clearly demonstrated how any town or village in Ireland has the potential to be transformed through a combination of vision and hard work. You are still riding high in the contest and at this level the competition...

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