• 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

Anniversary at this time: Andy Burrows, David & Catherine Purcell, Mary Traynor

Anniversary Masses:
Piltown Church
Saturday, 6 Oct: Philip Cleary
Sunday, 7 Oct: Patsy Walsh
Templeorum Church
Sunday, 7 Oct: Willie Drennan
Monday, 8 Oct at 7:30pm: Peter Falconer & deceased members of the Falconer Family
Sunday, 14 Oct at 9am: Eileen Durney


Please note change to email address for Parish Newsletter to piltownparishnews@gmail.com

If you are concerned about the welfare and safety of children contact:
· Tusla – Child & Family Agency for our area is 052 6177302
· Garda Freephone Confidential Helpline: 01 6663430/ 01 6663435
· Diocesan Designated Liaison Person:  Cathal Cullen 087 1000232
· Dioscesan Safeguarding Office 087 1953850

Priests of the Parish - Contact Details:
· Rev. Paschal Moore PP.: 051 643112 & 087 2408078, paschalmoore@eircom.net
· Rev. Richard Brennan: 085 1185866
· Rev. John Condon: (Retired) 051 643124

ACTS RETREAT FOR MEN (Adoration, Community, Theology, Service)
The next Acts Retreat for Men will take place from Thursday, 11th until Sunday 14th October 2018 in Castletown, Co. Laois.  Come join us for a weekend of prayer, reflection, peace, tranquillity and camaraderie.  Please contact: Leslie Sweeney - 086 0296325 / Jim Maher - 086 1276649.

SOUTH OSSORY PTAA ANNUAL DINNER DANCE takes place on Friday, 19th October 2018 at the Rhu Glenn Country Club, Slieverue. Dinner served at 8:30pm sharp, followed with music by Dermot Lyons. Tickets available from Lory on 087 2234385 or Eileen on 086 8841199. Those due Gold or Silver Pins should contact Lory or Eileen as soon as possible.

CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR will be run by Piltown Community Enterprise on Sunday, 25th November 2018.  If you are interested in having a stall at this event please contact Gerri on 087-2191808.  

 St. Vincent de Paul: Dimplex Coal Effect Fire available, if interested please contact the Confidential Line on 086 2096341.

Thank you to all who contributed to the Annual Church Gate Collection for the Waterford & South Kilkenny Branch of Down Syndrome Ireland during the summer.  A total of €605.42 was collected between Piltown, Owning and Templeorum Churches.  Your support and generosity is much appreciated.

JOHN’S CHAIROBICS (SIT and be FIT) for Older Adults
Exercise classes for Seniors commence on Thursday next in Piltown Community Centre at 11am.  Please come along and enjoy a class designed for older adults.  Relaxed and good fun.  Cost per class = €7

IRISH DANCING CLASSES every Tuesday in the Hall opposite Anthony's at 6pm.  Classes include Irish dance, team dances and most importantly dancing for fun. Classes taught by qualified teacher T.C.R.G.  Garda vetted...All children are welcome...So come along for fun. Fitness and friendship...Contact 0863649943 or 086 0893499.  The cost is €7.

MUSIC LESSONS: Melody Makers will be offering weekly Traditional Irish Music lessons in Piltown National School on Friday evenings. (8+ years)
*Beginner fiddle at 3.30pm
*Intermediate tin-whistle at 3.30pm
*Beginner tin-whistle at 4pm
 *Advanced class for all instruments from 4.30pm to 5.15pm
Please note places are limited to 5 to 10 per group. 
Contact Melody Makers through Facebook or Sarah on (087) 7948887/Katie on (087) 4135075

Past pupils of Strangsmills N.S. are organising a Re-Union of Class 1935----2000 in the Rhu Glenn Hotel on Saturday 13th October.  Food and Chat begins at 6pm.  Music 10pm-12.30pm by Michael Collins.  €20 per person.
Contact by text; Mary 087 6242929, Ann 086 0789732, James 087 2561438 or Alfred 087 2839894 immediately.