19 Aug 2022




The parish extend congratulations to Frank and Patricia (nee Kelly) Kilbride, The Park House Hotel, Edgeworthstown on the occasion of their recent nuptials in St. Mary’s Church, Granard and Westport, Co. Mayo. A sumptuous reception was enjoyed by family, friends, neighbours in the Park House Hotel and good wishes are expressed to Frank, Patricia and their families for a long life of great health and happiness with a special good wishes from Killoe to Frank’s mother, Mary Lizzie.

New Year

Greetings to all our parishioners and their families at home and abroad, all Longford Leader staff, everyone travelling back to their respective destinations we wish a safe journey to all and trust this New Year will bring good tidings of health and happiness to each and all. Happy New Year!


The Longford Meals on Wheels wish to extend a sincere thank you for €366.80 to everyone for support at their recent church gate collection in the parish and good wishes for 2015.

Coffee Morning

A sincere thank-you to everyone for all the kind donations received at the recent coffee morning in Ennybegs Community Centre with a total of €1152.50 plus two €30 food vouchers, boxes of food and toys. All proceeds in aid of two charities, Bethany House and St. Vincent De Paul’s Longford. And they extend an extremely grateful thank you for contributions with wishes to all for a great New Year.


Sincere sympathy is extended to the Leavy families, Garrycam, Ardagh, Co. Longford. Bernie Campbell (nee Leavy) and families, Ohill, Killoe, Co. Longford, extended families, neighbours, friends on the sad bereavement of their father and brother Pat Leavey (late of Garrycam, Ardagh) Longford who was laid to rest last week. Requiem mass was celebrated in St. Anne’s Church, Ballycloghan with burial in Ardagh Cemetery. May he rest peacefully.

Church Notes

St. Mary’s Ennybegs masses Wednesday at 10am, Thursday (no mass, wedding our of parish), Friday 7.30pm (months memory of John Reynolds Longford/Corlea), Saturday 8pm (1st Anniversary Mai Keogh Ohill), Exposition Blessed Sacrament both churches 6-9pm.


Congratulation to Lisa Brady, daughter of Berni and Maureen, Boher, Killoe, Co. Longford who exchanged nuptials with Mark Campbell in St, Mary’s Church, Crosserlough, Co. Cavan last week. The parish extend good wishes to the happy couple and their families for a great life filled with health and happiness.


Numbers drawn weekend 21/12/14 were 2 – 21 – 27 – 29. €20 winners: Patsy Dyke, Annaly Park; Barry Kiernan, Tommy Farrell, Marie Kenny, Ian Browne, Maynooth; Aidan Quinn, Paddy & Niamh Begley, Aughaboy; Fr. Liam Quinn, USA; Sharon Crowe, Drumlish; John Doherty, Esker. Sellers prize: Tom McManus. (Jackpot €1,900). GAA extend good wishes to all their supporters for 2015.

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