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

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


Bishop of Ardagh & Clonmacnois

Bishop Paul Connell


Contact the diocese

St Michael’s, 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