Mulligan’s Pharmacy to continue the provision of pharmacy services in Kilmacthomas Co Waterford

Mulligan’s Pharmacy to continue the provision of pharmacy services in Kilmacthomas Co Waterford
Mulligans Pharmacy, Kilmacthomas. Pictured are Kate and Ronan Mulligan with Jenny Kirwan (previous owner). Picture: Patrick Browne

The family-run Mulligan’s Pharmacy group are set to take over and continue to offer the only pharmacy service in Kilmacthomas as Jenny Kirwan of Kirwan’s Pharmacy retires.

Today (October 4th 2021), Jenny Kirwan retires having run Kirwan’s Pharmacy at Kilmacthomas since 1987.

Commenting on the occasion Jenny says:

"I am delighted to have Mulligan’s Pharmacy continue the provision of vital pharmacy services to the area. I have considered the future of this business very carefully and I know that the family-run, Mulligan’s Pharmacy group will continue to provide an excellent level of care and service for the people of Kilmacthomas village and the wider region.”


Director of the Mulligan family business, Ronan Mulligan says,

“We are very much looking forward to continuing to support and offer pharmacy services to the people of Kilmacthomas and beyond. The last 18 months have really brought home to us all just how important it is to have vital business services within our own communities and we are delighted to have the opportunity to continue to provide these essential services in Kilmacthomas."

"We are also pleased to announce that we will be adding some of our additional services along with our lifestyle and wellness brands, the blue club loyalty program as well as a click and collect offering from our very popular e-commerce site to all our customers at the Kilmacthomas store."

"We have been in business since 1957 in city, town and village locations and our core value is to become an integral part of the communities that we serve by offering convenience, value, expertise and to enable our customers to live longer, happier and healthier lives. We are excited to get to know the community of Kilmacthomas and are looking forward to working with the wonderful team that have been so loyal to Kirwan’s pharmacy over many years.”


The new Mulligan’s Pharmacy is located at the same address on Main Street in Kilmacthomas and it will provide pharmacy counter services along with a click and collect service while adding further health, beauty, family and wellbeing brands plus a full range of premium cosmetic and fragrance brands that would usually only found on the high street.

Jenny says that she would like to thank her very loyal customers over the years and she wishes Ronan Mulligan and all of the team the very best wishes for their future in Kilmacthomas.

Mulligan’s Pharmacy group now has 18 stores across Waterford, Kilkenny and South Tipperary and was first established by Jim and Sheila Mulligan in 1957 when they opened a pharmacy at George’s St in Waterford City. The family group now employs 225 people across the region.