This website is the website of the parishes of St. Mary’s in Edgeworthstown, Rathowen and Streete in the Catholic Diocese of Ardagh and Clonmacnoise in Ireland.
Our website addresses are:
All three URLs point to https://edgeworthstownparish.ie
The Parochial House
St. Mary’s Church
Personal data we collect, why and for how long we use it:
How long we retain your data
Rotas for Altar Servers:
Currently rotas for Altar Servers are not recorded in either parish newsletter or in website.
Rotas for Eucharistic Ministers and Readers:
Names are printed in the parish newsletter which are scanned each week and uploaded to the website (Parish Newsletters page) and will be deleted at the end of the following month.
Rotas are entered in the website (Our Parishes page) the week before each month and are deleted when the new rotas are entered. Only names (Christian and Surname) are used in both newsletter and website. No other personal information is used.
Baptisms and Deaths:
Names (Christian and Surname) and addresses (street, estate or townland only) are printed in the parish newsletter which are scanned each week and uploaded to the website (Our Parishes page). The names and addresses will remain in that page until being deleted before Easter of the following year. No other personal information is used.
Currently weddings are not recorded in either parish newsletter or in website.
Audio and video recordings are made and available online by way of www.churchtv.ie
(churchtv.ie -> Longford -> Edgeworthstown)
and Sunday morning Mass (Rathowen) at 10.00 a.m. is live streamed on Rathowen Community Development Facebook page.
Your contact information
If you have any concerns regarding information we hold about you please address your concerns/questions with the Parish Priest at the contact addresses above.
Who we share your data with
Analytics are provided by Google Analytics and StatCounter.
At present no comment form is used. Visitors wishing to leave a comment may do so by using one of the three e-mail addresses in the contact page.
Images uploaded to the website from the above date will have embedded location data (EXIF & GPS) removed prior to uploading. Existing images will have such data removed on a phased basis.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Our website is https enabled. This is an encryption method that secures the connection between your browser and our server.
What rights you have over your data
You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
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Business Directory Plugin
Google Analytics for WordPress
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Official StatCounter Plugin
ShortPixel Image Optimizer
Very Simple Event List
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WP Flow Plus
WP Gallery Custom Links
WP Super Cache
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All visitor data is collected and collated anonymously and no individual visitor may be identified.