Leighlin Parish Fundraising Draw

Six Monthly Draws – Total Prize Fund €25,200
€60 per ticket or €10 per Draw.
Two Extra Draws In April For Promoters With Full Card. Prize €250 each.
1st Prize €2,000, 2nd Prize €1,000,                              3rd  –  7th Prize €200.
The first draw will be held on Sun.25th April and all remaining…

2021 Annual Parish Draw

The draw has become our important source of funding in the Parish, never more so than at the present when the Churches are closed to the public. The Parish funds many activities and facilities in the community and has contributed to the Schools, Little Orchard Childcare, Orchard Lane elderly housing, the Parish Centre, the Superbowl…

Superbowl Maintenance Fund

The Superbowl Complex has proven to be a welcome source of leisure for a large number of people for some time now and in particular over the past year. Joggers / Walkers / Gym users and families are finding the outlet ideal for exercise and gaining the benefits of fresh air in a safe environment.…

Important message from An Garda Síochána Crime Prevention Unit

Important message from An Garda Síochána Crime Prevention Unit


Gardaí are receiving an ever increasing number of complaints in relation to fraudulent and illegal scams. The scams can come in the form of texts, emails, telephone calls to your mobile or landline or even through social media. They can be difficult to spot as…



Fairtrade is an alternative approach to conventional trade and is based on a partnership between some of the most disadvantaged farmers and workers in the developing world and the people who buy their products.

When farmers and workers can sell on Fairtrade terms, it provides them with a better deal: an opportunity…

Pastoral Letter for Lent from Bishop Nulty

Lent reminds us the Lord is always with us


Ash Wednesday is a day of huge significance for us as members of the Christian community. On that day we begin our journey of Lent, forty days of turning back to God, forty days of re-examining our lives through the lens of our faith, forty…

Trocaire and the Catholic Church

“The aim of Trócaire will be two-fold. Abroad, it will give whatever help lies within its resources to the areas of greatest need among the developing counties. At home, it will try to make us all more aware of the needs of these countries and of our duties towards them. These duties are no longer…


If you have an issue with Safeguarding in the Parish please contact the DLP: Mick Daly 085 8021633 or email [email protected]

Local safeguarding Reps are Eileen Johnson, Michael Roche & Liz Dunne

A New European Data Protection Law

A New European Data Protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), was introduced on 25th May 2018. This new law applies to any organization, including our parish that manages and processes people’s personal information. Over the last number of months, we have been working on ways of ensuring that what we do…


Are you interested in becoming a Facilitator with ACCORD Catholic Marriage Care Service, Ireland’s leading provider of marriage preparation courses?

Would you like to share your positive married experience with engaged couples preparing for their married life together?

ACCORD is a voluntary Catholic organisation that aims to promote a deeper understanding of Christian…