Please support our Traders of the Day – 23rd May
Brogans Pharmacy • Clarke’s Bar & Restaurant • Drumderrig Nursing Home
Boyle Golf Club Update
Fixtures: Saturday 26th: Boyle Courthouse Classic ::: Sunday 27th: B.Moran Trophy
Manual Handling Instructors Course
Manual Handling Instructors Course QQI Level 6 – June 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st
A five day Manual Handling Instructors Course QQI Level 6 will take place at Boyle Enterprise Centre in June. The course will provide participants with the knowledge and skill to provide manual handling training and to manage workplace risks.
Course content includes Legislative requirements, Anatomy and back care, Ergonomic principles and risk assessment, Manual handling principles and techniques, Planning and design of manual handling training programmes, Delivery of manual handling training.
Course dates June 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st. Times 9.30/4.30. Cost €550.00 per person. For more information or to book places please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 071 967 3440. Other upcoming courses include Barista Training, Supervisory Management, Time Management & Advanced Excel. Role Skillnet are based at Boyle Enterprise Centre and provide training support and funding for businesses.
Know Your Rights: Carer’s Support Grant
Question: I’m a full-time carer and getting Carer’s Allowance. Last year I got a Carer’s Support Grant – will I get it again this year?
Bishop Jones’ funeral Tuesday May 22nd
Shannonside News: “The funeral of the former Bishop of Elphin Christy Jones has heard he was a man who favoured the weak over the strong. Hundreds of people attended his funeral mass this afternoon at Sligo Cathedral, after the 82-year-old passed away last Friday night following a long illness. At his funeral mass, the Bishop was remembered as a man who loved to see the underdog triumph, and who had dedicated much of his life to helping those less well off.”
Leitrim Dog Fighting Ring
Leitrim Animal Welfare informed the Leitrim Observer today (May 23) that their suspicions have been confirmed that there is at least one dog fighting ring in operation in the county. They are currently caring for Charlie, a one year old lurcher who was left to die on the side of the road last week after sustaining a number of severe bites.
Yes or No – The choice will be YOURS on Friday
Taize Prayer at Galilee Community, Tintagh, Boyle
There will be an hour of Taize Prayer in Galilee Community on Friday, May 25th from 9-10pm. All are welcome.
Brogans Customer Appreciation Morning – Friday May 25th
“Lots and lots of offers including a draw for a beautiful hamper and 20 % off Clarins Chanel and Gucci Fragrances … we will have Tea/Coffee and lots of treats for our wonderful Customers”
Sean Carty Cars, Mockmoyne, Boyle
Social Dance Classes
Social Dance Classes in Tawnytaskin Community Centre on Wednesday nights at 8.30pm. Teaching of Jive, Slow-Waltz, Old time Waltz, Quick-Step, and Fox-Trot. All Welcome no Partners required. For more details contact Colette 087 266 6423
Boyle Branch Ex-Service Personnel (O.N.E.) Meeting on Thursday
The next Meeting of the Boyle Branch of O.N.E. (Organisation of National Ex-Service Personnel) will be held in Daly’s Lounge, Bridge Street, Boyle, on this Thursday night, 24th May. It will commence at 8.30pm.
All members are requested to attend.
Any former members of the Army, FCA, RDF, Civil Defence, Red Cross or Garda Siochana wishing to join are welcome to attend.
Facebook/Twitter Updates from our local politicians
Minister Denis Naughten [Facebook…][Twitter…] Eugene Murphy TD [Facebook…][Twitter…] Michael Fitzmaurice TD [Facebook…][Twitter…] Senator Maura Hopkins [Facebook…][Twitter…] Senator Frank Feighan [Facebook…][Twitter…] Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan MEP [Facebook…][Twitter…] Mairead McGuinness MEP [Facebook…][Twitter…]
Boyle Chamber Lotto Results – Monday May 21st 2018
Numbers drawn: 3, 4, 24, 29
Jackpot winner: None
Match three winners: M. Fraszewska
Thank-you to all who support the draw.
Next draw Monday May 28th 2018 at 11.00pm in The Moylurg Bar. Jackpot €14,370
Kelly’s Londis – Massive Sale Friday 25th May
Roscommon Herald May 22nd
‘Number of years’ before Carrick bypass begins
Shannonside News: The €80-million scheme that links to Dromod-Rooskey bypass to Cortober was shelved in 2009 amid the country’s financial crisis. Shay O’Connor, a senior engineer in the Leitrim council’s roads department, accepts it’ll be several years before Carrick’s traffic problems come to an end.
Ardcarne Garden Centre…
FREE Vegetable Growing Event at Ardcarne Garden Centre with leading organic grower Klaus Laitenberger, this Saturday 26th May, 11am – 12.30pm (Boyle) and 3 – 4.30pm (Roscommon Town). Pick up some great tips and advice on how to grow your own healthy vegetables.
Chris O’Dowd – abortion referendum
Shannonside News: Boyle man and Hollywood actor Chris O’Dowd has called on the people of his native Roscommon to be ‘on the right side of history’ ahead of this Friday’s vote in the Eighth Amendment.
In a video posted to Twitter, Chris is urging people to vote ‘yes’ to repealing the abortion ban on Friday.
The Toon Team
Boyle Town Team Press Release – May 21st
Boyle Musical Society have been nominated by AIMS for an award for Best Visual (Costumes, Props, Make-Up & Hair).
This nomination recognises the expertise of everyone in our Society, but in particular Mandy Toolan for Costumes, Teresa Ward for Hair, Kate Conneely for Make-up and Patricia Golden for Props. Together with the lighting proficiency of Nigel & Tom Cleary and the expert direction of our Production Team this nomination is so well deserved. The venue of St Joseph’s Church greatly enhanced the Visuals and once again a sincere thanks to Fr Gerry and the Pastoral Council for allowing us stage our 2017 show in our Parish Church.
The Winner will be announced at the AIMS AWARDS Banquet in Killarney on 16th June. The other nominees in this category are Portlaoise Musical Society and Waterford Musical Society.
Boyle Traders – current photos – more to follow this week
Boyle Golf Club Update 20th May
St. Joseph’s Church Newsletter
Úna Bhán Community Notes
Referendum Commission TV Advert
No IDA visits to Co. Roscommon
Shannonside News: There was no IDA visit to county Roscommon in the first three months of the year according to new figures released by the Minister for Enterprise.
Carrick Cineplex screenings for the week
Boyle – ‘on the move’
- A number of Boyle premises have changed hands recently and are now awaiting occupancy, the latest being a purchase by Jim Reynolds in St. Patrick Street.
- The former premises known as ‘Mullaney’s’ on Main Street will undergo renovations and an opening when complete.
- Roscommon Co Council are to be congratulated on the splendid resurfacing and anti-flood earth banking on the Assylinn Road.
- Roscommon Co Council are also to be congratulated on the excellent resurfacing of the road at Lr. Deerpark
- The Abbey Bar on St. Patrick Street has come on the market with FULL Bar Licence
- We are given to believe that the Roscommon Co Council plans for the rejuvenation of Boyle town centre will be on public display in the near future
- I understand the Smith Kelly Scott Auctioneers business has invested in the latest touch-screen and window display technology, and as they say. “all will be revealed” shortly.
- The Christ The King statue is being refurbished at the moment in Feelystone and will be placed in its new location on Church grounds before long.
Know Your Rights: Voting in a referendum
Question: How do I check if I can vote in the forthcoming referendum? If I’m not in Ireland on polling day, can I still vote?
Calvary Church Boyle
Calvary Church Boyle is a group of ordinary people whose lives have been changed by the extraordinary message of Jesus. We are simply bible-believing Christians and unaffiliated with any specific church. We meet together to listen to what the Bible has to say and believe what God has to say changes lives.
Perhaps you have questions about God, the Bible, or a multitude of other things. You are welcome to contact us to chat at any time.
Andrew – Boylechurch.com
The Town House, Main street, Boyle – EARLY BOOKING OFFER!!
• Please call us on 087 776 2662 email: email@example.com
I.C.A – Tea tasting night
Tuesday 29th May: Boyle and District I.C.A will have guest speaker Doris Rabe (Irish Tea company) provide a tea tasting night including a talk about nutrition and her website www.goodhealthclinic.ie, Doris is also a beekeeper and producer of honey so it will be an interesting night. There will be a small fee to cover costs.
Find out more about Boyle and District I.C.A. by contacting Eimear Browne on 087 977 7036
Boles of Boyle – €50 OFF gents suits
Boyle Arts Festival 2018
The Rob Strong Don Baker Band will perform during Boy;e Arts Festival 2018 – July 21st in Daly’s Storehouse – 10pm
Microsoft Excel – Intermediate – Advanced
Microsoft Excel Training will take place at Boyle Enterprise Centre as follows. Advanced Excel June 13th. Courses will run from 9.30/4.30. Cost €40.00 per person. The courses are organised by Role Skillnet. For more information or to book places please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 071 9673440. Upcoming training includes One Day Barista Skills course May 23rd. Role Skillnet are based at Boyle Enterprise Centre and provide training support /funding for businesses.
Just A Thought…
Boyle Arts Festival 2018
Luka Bloom will perform during Boyle Arts Festival 2018 – July 23rd in Church of Ireland, 8.30pm
Sweeney Funeral Directors
Tony Conboy’s “An oblique view” update
Tony casts an educated, literate, intelligent eye on matters local and international
Open Table Restaurant (on The Crescent, Boyle)
N4 Boyle Primary Care Centre : Memory Technology Room to Open
Boyle on Wednesday 9th May 2018
Blood Donation Clinic – Thursday 31st May 2018 in St. Joseph’s Hall : from 4.30pm – 8pm
Tai Chi Chinese Court Restaurant
King Prawns / Honey Chilli Sauce
The Padre Pio Pilgrimage to Holy Cross, Co Tipperary will take place on Sunday 27th May. A bus will leave The Crescent, Boyle, at 8.00am sharp. For further information, please call Moya on 071 966 2110
Parking cars and pumping gas
It is always a pleasure to feature one of John Mulligan’s short stories here on realboyle.com. This is one you will enjoy … a reality check when you think you are making ‘progress’
Having trouble with alcohol?
Does your drinking worry you?
Is it causing you to get into unpleasant or dangerous situations?
Are family members complaining about your drinking?
• If the answer is “Yes” to any of the above questions then you may have a problem with Alcohol. For information on help and your local meetings, call 01 842 0700 or the Connacht Helpline on 091 767777
• Remember: “You are never alone.”