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The Parish of Drumlish lies in the Northern end of County Longford and is part of the Diocese of Ardagh and Clonmacnois. The Churches of the parish are located in the town of Drumlish and in the neighbouring village of Ballinamuck.

Drumlish Parish extends from the eastern side of the parish of Clonguish to a short distance beyond the village of Ballinamuck.

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Catholic schools must remain alert to inequalities in educational system

Date Published: 28/Oct/2017

By Sarah Mac Donald - Archbishop Eamon Martin tells Irish Catholic education conference: "In a Catholic school, religion is not an added extra to be fitted in during break time or twilight hours or registration." Archbishop Eamon Martin Archbishop Eamon Martin of Armagh has highlighted concerns over current educational policy in Ireland whic...Read On

Psychiatrist withdraws from presentation to Oireachtas Committee on abortion

Date Published: 20/Oct/2017

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Oireachtas Committee on 8th Amendment “a propaganda exercise”

Date Published: 13/Oct/2017

By Sarah Mac Donald -  Expert witnesses before Committee include abortion-campaigning group, Center for Reproductive Rights, which has been fundraising online in the US to overturn Ireland's pro-life laws. Senator Rónán Mullen and Mattie McGrath TD outside the Dail speaking to the media Pic John Mc Elroy. Independent TD Mattie McGrath and...Read On

Councillor expresses concern over moving of Fr Mathew statue in Dublin

Date Published: 08/Oct/2017

By Sean Ryan - Fr Mathew was instrumental in starting the Pioneer temperance movement in Ireland, and was involved in Catholic Emancipation. Cllr Michael Fitzgerald A Tipperary county councillor has called on Dublin City Council to outline what plans it has for the Fr Mathew statue which is located on O’Connell Street in Dublin. Cllr Micha...Read On