• 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

Newsletter June25 

Anniversaries at this time: Jimmy Walsh, Ardclone: Sonny Falconer, School Road; Tom Power, Tower Road; John Ryan, School Road; Patrick Murphy, Kildalton; Elizabeth Farrell; Sr. Immaculata of the St. John of God
We also remember Margaret Dooley and Patti O’Regan whose Month’s Mind occur at this time. Anniversary Masses:   
Piltown Church: Sun, 25 June at 11am: Nigel Rice
Templeorum Church: Sun, 25 June at 9am: Thomas & Alice O’Neill 
Sun, 9 July at 9am: Margaret Larkin and Month’s Mind for Ann Gahan
Owning Church:  Sun, 25 June at 10am: Michael & Ann Duggan
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" this Monday Evening, 26 June at 7.30pm in Piltown Community Centre.

Sister Nuala Glynn of the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary will speak at masses this weekend about their missions and will hold a special collection at the church door after mass.


RESULTS OF Piltown National School Silver Circle Draw: 
Winners - Week 7
€125: Ruth Knox, Corloughan  (Seller: R & F Knox)
€75: Steven Power, Belline Way  (Seller: A Foley)
€50: Matty & Mona Talbot (Seller: G Talbot)
€25: Kathryn Carroll (Seller: M & A Carroll)

Reunion of all former employees of Irish Tanners & Rubber Plant, Portlaw will be held on Sunday, 25th June at 2:30pm in the Cotton Mill, Portlaw.  
Electrical Recycling available at Piltown Community Centre on Saturday, 1st July.  This is a wonderful facility for anyone wishing to dispose of electrical goods with plugs.

Adult Education…..Interested in a Course in Healthcare Level 5, Childcare Level 5/6, Office Skills Level 4, Horticulture Level 4/5 we run some or all of these courses in Kilkenny and our outreach centres in Castlecomer, Callan, Piltown, Ferrybank, Urlingford, Graiguenamanagh please contact our office at 0567701020 or email us at btei@kkadulted.ie or check out or web site at bteikilkenny.com   

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.

Summer Fayre will take place in St. Joseph’s Home, Ferrybank, on Saturday 15th July. Cake Sale, BBQ, Strawberries and Cream Stall, live music and much more.  Gates open at 2 p.m.


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.

Ferrybank Library News
Are you interested in training for a new career?   Would you like to complete a course of education leading to a major QQi Award?  
If you are interested in finding out more, come along to the Ferrybank Information Workshop which will be held in Ferrybank Library on Wednesday 28th June @ 10:30am.  All are welcome.

Photographic Exhibition:  Heritage Week 2017 is all about Wildlife and Nature.  To celebrate, we are asking all budding photographers to take your best wildlife/nature photograph and submit it to Ferrybank Library.  There will be a prize for the most creative entry.  The competition is open to ages 10 years to 17 years.  Closing Date:  8th August 2017.

Parish Newsletter…
The Parish Newsletter is a great source of information for Parishioners, with 500 copies circulated each weekend.  It can be used to inform Parishioners of meetings, events, classes, etc. etc. in the Community. 
The newsletter will cease publication from 9 July, for a summer break and resume again in early September.  We remind clubs, organisations, schools, etc. to send in any information they may have on events taking place over the Summer, which may be of interest to Parishioners.
Items should be forwarded to Niamh Power prior to 7pm Wednesday of each week to ensure inclusion in the Parish Newsletter the following Sunday. 
Email items to piltownparishnews@hotmail.com
or call (087) 2381970.