• Owning Retirement Homes. Formerly Sue Ryder Homes


  • Fields of Rape Seed

    A sea of yellow rapeseed. Rich growth of April May



  • Lacy Carpenter
    Performing with American Singers in Piltown Church

  • Waterford's new Bridge
    The new bridge is the most modern landmark to be seen from around Templeorum village and surrounds .

  • Temleorum and Corbally Hill
    Corbally Hill overlooks Templeorum and the Suir Valley.

  • Fiddown Wooden Bridge
    Fiddown Bridge was constructed in 1853 by Waterford and Limerick Railway Company. The bridge was taken over by Great Southern and Western Railway in 1901. It was the last toll bridge in Ireland, until the modern toll roads were introduced.
  • Tybroughney Stones
    Tybroughney Stones in the Garaveyard in Tybroughney.Maintained by interested people of Tybroughney.

  • Forgiveness Stone Eucharistic Congress
    The Forgiveness Stone where people had an opportunity to beg forgiveness for the sins of the past and in particular for forgiveness where children were harmed.
  • Sunset over the Suir
    Sunset over the Suir from "Fiddown Bridge".
  • Fiddown Bridge
    Replacement bridge at Fiddown.Gateway to Waterford


Welcome To Templeorum Parish Co. Kilkenny

Anniversaries at this time: Michael Doherty; Mary Sullivan
Anniversary Masses:   
Piltown Church: Sat, 1 July at 6:30pm: Month’s Mind for Bridie Tobin
Sun, 2 July at 11am: Andrew & Josephine Merry, Fiddown
Templeorum Church: Sun, 2 July at 9am: Paddy Culleton 
Sun, 9 July at 9am: Margaret Larkin and also Month’s Mind for Ann Gahan
Owning Church:  Sun, 2 July at 10am: Larry O'Gorman 

Ossory Times on sale in Piltown Church (€2) 

Priests Summer Collection now due, your generosity is very much appreciated.

"A Time With Jesus" the last Monday of July and August at 7.30pm in Piltown Community Centre.

RESULTS OF Piltown National School Silver Circle Draw: 
Winners - Week 8
€125: Dan Kenny, Oldcourt (Seller: S. Power)
€75: John & Ann Healy, Tower Rd (Seller: B & E Blanca)  
€50: Siobhan Moriarty, Tybroughney (Seller: S & D Moriarty)   
€25: Dionne Carroll (Seller: D & D Carroll)
Winners - Week 9
€125: Anne Dineen, Orchard Estate (Seller: A. Dineen)
€75: Ann Blackmore, Tybroughney (Seller: A & P Blackmore)
€50: Marie Fitzpatrick (Seller: C & C Carroll) 
€25: Jill Bourke, Hillcrest Ave. (Seller: L & J O’Brien)
Winners - Week 10
€125: Maura Dineen, Orchard Estate (Seller: A. Dineen)
€75: Aoibhe Shankey (Seller: A O’Connell & P Shankey)
€50: Michelle O’Sullivan (Seller: D & P O’Keeffe) 
€25: Kate Kearns (Seller: K & L Kearns)
We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their continued support for our annual draw.

KIlkenny & Carlow Education & Training Board (ETB) in conjunction with Piltown Community Centre will run a number of adult courses this Autumn depending on demand.  BTEI Back to Education Initiative will provide Healthcare day classes and Community Education will provide Music, Computer one-to one and Cookery classes.  Other subjects may be considered.
Interested in a BTEI course; please contact our office at 056 7701020 or email us at btei@kkadulted.ie or check out or web site at bteikilkenny.com
Those interested in the Community Education courses, which are free of charge to participants, should contact John Burke in the Community Centre, 087 9746007

Conradh ns Gaeilge Craobh Ó Hici are organising an Irish Course for Leaving Cert 2018 students in Gaelscoil, Carraig na Siúire on 10th–14th July.  Contact: Treasa on 087-9731659 or Celine on 085-8011570.
Gala Concert in Piltown Community Centre on August 17th.......Dominic McGorian, leading Irish Tenor of Three Tenors Ireland fame, will return to Piltown on August 17th & will be accompanied by Ursula Kenny & special Guests in a repeat performance of their highly successful concert held in the G.A.A. Complex in August 2015.
A most enjoyable evening can be anticipated from these performers who will give of their services free in helping Piltown Community Enterprise.
Tickets & more details will be available in the coming weeks.

Iverk Show….The show are organising a day trip by coach to the Dublin Horse Show on Friday the 11th August. If you would like to join us contact 051 644621. Price €58 and includes coach, show entry and dinner in the Poitin Still on the way home.

Rally for Life......There will be a bus going to the All Ireland Rally for Life on 1st July 2017, leaving Loughboy, Kilkenny at 10.30am.
Join thousands as we stand together to SAVE the 8th and save mother and babies from abortion.
For information and a seat (€10), phone Ron on 086 6696632.

Kilkenny Carer's Support Group
Next Meeting: Tuesday July 4th, 3 - 4.30pm at The Village Day Centre, Kilkenny (behind the Village Inn Pub).  Information and support for past & present carers of people with Alzheimer's / Dementia.  Everyone welcome. Drop in to group or for more information call 056 7771230.

The newsletter will cease publication from 9 July, for a summer break and resume again in early September.  Please send in details of events taking place in July/August  which may be of interest to Parishioner immediately.
 Email piltownparishnews@hotmail.com
or call (087) 2381970.