• 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: Jim & Margaret O’Connor
Anniversary Masses: 
Piltown Church:
Sat, 27 May at 6:30pm: Mick & Lizzie Power, Brenor;  Sun, 28 May at 11am: Frank Power & Tim O’Sullivan
Templeorum Church:
Sun, 28 May at 9am: Kevin Corcoran and Month’s Mind for Jimmy Knox;  Sun, 4 June: Dick & Tessie Dalton
Owning Church:
Sun, 28 May at 10am: Peter & Eileen Keegan and Teresa Morley;  Sun, 4 June at 10am: Isabel Morris
“Time with Jesus”…...continues this Monday Evening at 7:30pm in Piltown Community Centre. 
Our following "Times With Jesus" will be on the last Monday of each month at 7.30 p.m. for the Summer months.

Cemetery Masses:
Templeorum - 2nd June
Piltown (Old & New Cemeteries) - 6th June
Owning (Church Grounds) - 9th June
Owning (St. Mary’s Cemetery) - 16th June
Kilkieran - 23rd June
All masses commence at 8pm.

Ossory Times on sale in Piltown Church (€2)

Weekend Masses in the Parish:
Piltown - Saturday, 6:30pm & Sunday, 11am
Owning - Sunday, 10am
Templeorum - Sunday, 9am

Piltown National School Annual Silver Circle Draw Results
Winners - Week 2
€125 - Geraldine Grant (Seller: R & T Grant)
€75 - Peggy Power (Seller: S & J Connolly)
€50 - Sean San Pedro Jnr. (Seller: L & S San Pedro)
€25 - Catherine Griffin (Seller: C Griffin)

St. Vincent de Paul
Available - Green Leather Settee & Armchair in good condition.  If interested contact the Confidential Line on 086 2096341

Piltown Karate Club
Congratulations to Conor O’Shea from Piltown Karate Club on winning a Bronze medal at the SKIF European Championship's in the Czech Republic last weekend, also well done to Alannah Twohig and Graeme Butler who also competed. 28 Countries took part in the Championship's with over a thousand competitors.

Mullinavat Summer Festival takes place on 3rd & 4th June. Activities include a ‘summer fair’ on Saturday with an array of arts, crafts and a variety of artisan, food and other stalls on display.  There will be a kiddie’s fancy dress and a teenage treasure hunt among other activities. ‘Matchday Mayhem’ will be Sunday’s main event with a 7 a side hurling tournament, BBQ and further stalls.
Live music will feature through the weekend, day and night, with the community hall playing host to ‘Art Supple’ Saturday night and the renowned rock band ‘Big Generator’ on Sunday night. It promises to be a great weekend for all the family!!

TUG OF WAR PILTOWN:
National Outdoor League Round 2, Categories: Men, Women & Youths, to be held in Iverk Show Grounds
on Sunday 28th May @ 1pm. Come and support your local team, The Mighty Oaks.
Admission: €5, under 16yrs free.

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. 

Thank You…..The Irish Cancer Society wish to thank all those who contributed to their recent church-gate collection, a total of €407.30 was raised.

Piltown Community Alert
Parishioners are asked to be vigilant with their property as robberies have taken place within the community recently.  Oil, power tools, machinery etc as well as the local chemist were targets of unsocial behaviour.
Luckily the Gardaí have been successful in tracing some items and a big thank you for their detection.
Again vigilance for the elderly is necessary and keep a look out for suspicious vehicles. 

Ferrybank Library
FREE Internet Classes starting end of May.     
Contact Ferrybank Library for further details.
Dates:  May 30th and 31st,, June  1st, 2nd and 9th.  
Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm  /  Venue:  Ferrybank Library
Contact Ferrybank Library on 051 897200 to book your place.

Got a Great Business Idea?   Want to be your own boss?
If your answered yes to these two questions, then come along to Ferrybank Library on Wednesday 31st May at 2:00pm to find out more, or contact 056 775 2662 / info@leo.kilkennycoco.ie to make a confidential one-to-one appointment.

Take a trip down memory lane with “Down at the Old Bull & Bush” this Wednesday at 11am
Take a trip down memory lane with songs from old Victorian music halls and “The Good Old Days” with Voices of Hope Director,  Ann Moylan.  All Are Welcome!!!

If you have any queries regarding the above, please contact 051 897200 or ferrybank@kilkennylibrary.ie