Ardagh & Clonmacnois


The diocese of Ardagh & Clonmacnois includes nearly all of County Longford, the greater part of County Leitrim and parts of Counties Cavan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo and Westmeath.

Facts and figures

Catholic population: 71806
Parishes: 41
Churches: 80
Patrons of the Diocese: St Mel – 7 February.

Bishop of Ardagh & Clonmacnois

Contact the diocese

St Michael’s, Longford, Co. Longford
Tel: +353 (0)43 334 6432

Services and agencies of the Bishops’ Conference based in the diocese

ACCORD Centres

Athlone: ‘Alverna’ Northgate Street Athlone Co Westmeath Tel: 0906 475491
Longford: ‘Tealloch Iosa’, St Mel’s Road, Longford, 043 47222


Cura Office, “Shalom,” St Mary’s Place, Athlone, Tel: 090 6474272

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