ARDAGH AND CLONMACNOIS PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES 2019: will take place from Sunday 26th May to Friday 31st May. Five nights fully inclusive price €749. Please contact Joe Walsh Tours 01 2410812. Pilgrimage Director: Rt. Rev Monsignor Bernard Noonan P.P. Moate, Co. Westmeath. Tel: 090 64 81180. Director Special Section for Sick/Assisted Pilgrims: V Rev Michael Scanlon P.P. Cloghan Co Offaly. Tel 090 64 57122.
THE DIOCESAN SAFEGUARDING CONFERENCE: takes place on Tues Apr 2nd, at 8 pm in St. Mel’s College, Longford. (Tea/Coffee at 7. 30pm). The theme for the conference is Safeguarding: An ongoing challenge and a vital ministry in the church in Ireland. Teresa Devlin, CEO of the National Safeguarding Board for the Catholic Church in Ireland is the guest speaker. All are welcome.