• 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

FIRST COMMUNION takes place throughout the Parish on the following dates:
Owning - Saturday 19 May & Templeorum - Saturday 26 May

CONFIRMATION takes place in Piltown Church on Sunday, 20 May


Station Envelopes
Any outstanding Lent or Easter Offerings should be handed in as soon as possible. 
Your continued support is very much appreciated.


Anniversaries at this time:
Sam and Tommy Tobin and their Parents; Moira Aherne;
Josephine, Kathleen and Johnny Purcell and all the Purcell Family, Main Street.

Months Mind Mass
for Paddy Cullen takes place on Wednesday, 16 May at 10 a.m. in Piltown Church.


Anniversary Masses:
Templeorum Church
Sunday, 13 May: Mary Drennan.  We also remember Esther O’Reilly & Kathleen Brennan at this time.
Sunday, 20 May:  John Quinn
Sunday, 27 May: Kevin Corcoran


Piltown Church:
Saturday, 12 May: Leo Doyle
Sunday, 13 May: Mary Welsh

Owning Church:
Sunday, 13 May: Celine O'Dwyer & Theresa Watts (Nee Walsh)
Sunday, 20 May: Jimmy & Eileen Purcell
Sunday, 27 May: Peter & Eileen Keegan & Theresa Morely

Below are the 2nd Class pupils who received the sacrament of First Communion yesterday, Saturday 12 May in Piltown Church:

Evie Ahern                    Eddie Aylward              Ellen Bartley     Cillian Blanca  
Anna Brawders              Jack Brophy                  Emma Carroll   Lee Carroll      
Shay Commins             Charlie Connolly          Aaron Diggins   Conor Dowley
Sarah Doyle                  Casey Farrell                 Oisín Hade       Ciarán Hearne
Penny Lonergan            Doireann Lucey             Cian McCarthy Daniel McGrath 
Callum Mooney                        Sophie Mooney            Ellen Murphy   Lily-Mae Murphy
Jasmine Norris              Ruby-Emma Norris       Ruby-Jane Norris
Darren O'Brien             Fionn O'Brien               Erin O'Callaghan
Jamie O'Driscoll                        Liam-Óg O'Dwyer         Abbie O'Dwyer
Seán O'Dwyer               Alex O'Neill                  Danny O'Neill              
Geoffrey O'Shea                        Liam Power                  Ciara Quinn     Aoibhe Vahey
Ríona Shankey              Dylan Thomas              Saoirse Shanahan-Roche           

Hands should be spotlessly clean.
Answer AMEN clearly when Priest/Minister says BODY OF CHRIST.
Hold hands chest high (one hand under the other).
Show utmost respect for Host at all times.

Community Games 2018 update:
Thus far we have swimmers & a handwriter who will represent Kilkenny at Nationals in May - huge congrats to all boys & girls. Our u 11 Hurlers won Silver in the county final with our handwriters & artist all placed with county medals - super job by all! Piltown's Gaelic u12/u14 girls will compete in the games & we have a date for athletics on June 22nd (closing date Fri 25th May).
All events, individual & team, can be viewed on www.communitygames.ie
For more information or expressions of interest please contact Noelette or Muireann on 087 2601202.

Piltown Karate Club News
A team from SKIF Ireland travelled to Hradec Kralove in Czech Republic recently to compete in the SKI F Grand Prix.  The Team consisted of Junior and Senior Competitors from all over Ireland.  The competition was a great success with over 50 medals won.  Three of the Team Brighid and Allanah Twohig and Graeme Butler were from Piltown Karate Club.  Alannah won her Category, Graeme got Silver and Brighid - 4th Place.  Piltown Karate Club Instructor Kathleen Byrne is Chairperson of SKIF Ireland.

Piltown National School Silver Circle Weekly Draw
Week 3 Winners:            €125: Wayne Littlewood (Seller: M&W Littlewood)
€75: Jane Kelly (Seller:  J&S Kelly)
€50: Trevor Grant (Seller: R&T Grant)
€25: Max Doyle (Seller: N Byrne & B Doyle)
All cards and monies to be with School Secretary by Wednesday of each week.

Piltown Toddler Group meets on every Tuesday morning in Piltown Community Centre from 10:30am to 12 noon.  Come in for a chat and a cup of tea.  €2 per family, All are welcome.

Social Dancing in Piltown GAA Complex:
Sunday, 13 May: Throwin’ Shape
Sunday, 20 May: Checkers
Sunday, 27 May: Michael Sexton