View from Tullaghomeath, OmeathWelcome to Omeath, Co. Louth, Ireland

Omeath (Irish: Ó Méith) is a village in County Louth close to the Northern Ireland border and home to the Cuchulainn Gaels GAC.  Omeath is steeped in Irish history, with spectacular scenery on the east coast of Ireland.  It is roughly mid way between Dublin and Belfast, close to the County Louth and County Armagh / County Down border. Omeath is 4 miles from Carlingford and about 5 miles from Newry.


Carlingford-Omeath-Parish Bulletin

The parish bulletin is now available on Omeath Online.  Click here to view the Parish Bulletin page or use the navigation bar at  the top to go to any page on the site.

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The Irish Help app provides a number of essential Irish language productivity enhancements to Android.  The helper includes Irish Characters (copy and paste), Multiple Irish Characters (work area – copy and paste), Irish Irregular Verbs reference and a saved notebook allowing you to store and retrieve your own regularly used words, phrases and text.

It can be downloaded from the Google Play store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lumberbat.IrishHelper



Music Classes- Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Flute, Whistle, Harp and Bodhrán in Ára na nGael, Station Road, Omeath. Phone Andrew 0879089493 or Barra 0870968786 for more information.

Ranganna Gaeilge in Óméith  Irish Language evening classes  on Wednesday  and Thursday
Áras na nGael, Óméith, (Shore Rd/Station Rd),
for 10 Weeks. 3 classes: Bunrang Wednesday (beginners);
Meánrang Wednesday (intermediate); Ardrang Thursday (advanced).
Cost €40. Class times: 7.30 – 9.00pm.

Visit www.gum.ie  (Gaeilge Uí  Mhéith) Omeath Irish website.

The Cooley Peninsula Men’s Shed  are holding a
Cookery Demonstration in the Cooley Complex on
Thurs 25th Sept at 7.30pm. Top local chefs taking part. Tickets €15 including supper.

‘Parenting’ and ‘Personal Development’ Classes
beginning Wed/Thurs 24th/ 25th Sept at 10am or 7.30pm. For details phone Maisie 042 9371491 or 087 2100620.

Vacancies with Cooley Community Projects Ltd
1 vacancy for Environmental in Carlingford. Closing date for applications is 26th Sept 2014. cooleyce@eircom.net or phone 042 9376077.

Scrín Bhríde, Fochaird 
The Annual Irish Language Pilgrimage to St. Brigid’s Shrine, Faughart will take place next Sunday 28th September at 3.00pm.

The Wishing Well  Anyone with old photographs of the wishing well on Slieve Foy and the picnic area beside it please contact the Heritage Centre 042 9373454.
cooleyce@eircom.net or phone 042 9376077.

X-PERT Education Training Programme
For people with Type 2 Diabetes will be starting in Dundalk on Wed 3rd Sept 2014. This is a free course that runs for six weeks.  If you are interested in attending, please contact
Shirley Lynn 041 6860766 for more information.
Cooley’s Place in World Geology.
Talk with Dr. Siobhan Power in Long’s Pub on Friday
1st Aug at 8.00pm. Adm €5.  Refreshments served.

Omeath Cemeteries Survey  Cumann Staire Uí Mhéith (Omeath Historical Society) are undertaking a survey of burial plots, grave markers, headstone inscriptions etc. in both Omeath cemeteries with a view to collating the information collected and eventually making it available in published form.

St. Vincent de Paul
St. James Conference, Cooley. Talk in confidence. Phone 087 9656852.

Good Morning Louth 
Telephone service for older people living in Co. Louth to ensure safety and security in their homes.  Free service and confidential. For more info contact Anne Murphy 042 9330103 or email   anne.murphy@netwellcentre.org

Community Alert
Omeath:  087 1624111.    Carlingford: 042 9373581.

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