Please support our Boyle Traders of the Day, 17th November, 2018

Drumderrig Nursing Home : Abbey Haven Nursing Home : Ardcarne Garden Centre : Boles of Boyle : Brogans Pharmacy : Clarke’s Bar & Restaurant

The Stairs Gastro Pub

“We’re delighted to announce that we will open for Sunday lunch from this Sunday 18th November – by popular demand!”

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“We Are The Survivors” Launch of Barry Feely’s book


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King House Friday 16th November: A large and appreciative audience attended the “We Are The Survivors” book launch, bought books and had them signed by author Barry Feely.  This is Barry’s fourth ‘major’ book of great historical interest, tracing the ‘ups and (mostly) downs’ associated with the Boyle Workhouse and emigration in Famine Times. The building has been replaced by the Plunkett Home.
Barry’s daughter Rhona McGrath acted as MC and introduced special guest speaker Dr. Jason King, Irish Heritage Trust to launch the book followed by a short reading by her daughter and a book resume by the author Barry Feely

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The McAleese Collection : King House

The entire Mary McAleese Collection of State Gifts has been removed from King House for “Safe Keeping” in Roscommon. It has been suggested that King House security arrangements are inadequate at this time of year.

October 2015 – Mary McAleese at the launch of the exhibition in King House
“Former President McAleese has kindly donated State gifts from her time as President of Ireland to the nation through the Office of Public Works for the enjoyment of the people of Ireland. Roscommon County Council is delighted to present the exhibition of these State gifts in King House, Boyle. The exhibition, which is free, contains exciting pieces of art and artefacts from all over the world, including the Middle East, Asia, Europe and various counties, organisations and associations in Ireland.”

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JFC Enterprise Centre, Carrick Road, Boyle

20181115_154007Now ready for occupancy, Boyle’s JFC Enterprise Centre on the site of the former Flaherty’s Garage, Carrick Road, Boyle. The JFC Enterprise Centre offers a range of bright, modern office spaces designed to house the part-time and more permanent requirements of a growing number of business people interested in locating in Boyle … ‘The Town We Love So Well’.
Photos and Information to follow, and in the meantime, for details please contact Seamus Flaherty on 086 885 4357

“We Are The Survivors” Barry Feely’s Book Launch 16th November

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Boyle Musical Society Big Draw 2018


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Fundraiser 25 Card Drive

Keadue Day Centre, St Ronan’s Hall : Tuesday 20th November at 8pm : Tickets 10e. Prizes of 100e, 50e & 25e. Raffle on the night with good prizes! All Welcome!

Abbey Community College Open Evening/Enrolment


Kelly’s Londis Massive Sale Friday 16th November


Boyle Tennis Autumn Singles League

Boyle Community Tennis

Finalists Cathal O’Loghlin and Deirdre Moore with their gift vouchers for Boles of Boyle and Ola Gan Ora Aromatherapy & Massage.

The first Boyle Tennis Autumn Singles League has been a huge sucess, with 20 players battling it out in the group stages. With some close matches and great tennis Cathal O’Loghlin and Deirdre Moore emerged as the finalists, with Cathal winning out on the day to be crowned champion!! Boyle Community Tennis would like to thank our two generous sponsors: Boles of Boyle and Ola Gan Ora Aromatherapy & Massage.

‘Major win for Ireland’ as Brexit deal agreed

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A Brexit deal that ensures no hard Border on this island has been hailed as a major victory for Ireland. While Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said Brexit is “something we regret”, he insisted the best possible Withdrawal Agreement has been negotiated.

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‘Employers & Pensions – Roles & Responsibilities’

Boyle Chamber of Commerce & MK Financial invite you to a breakfast meeting on Thursday 22nd November, 8am for light breakfast before 8.30am start in Boyle Enterprise Centre

The Regan family remembers on 11/11/11 2018

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Pte Michael Regan, Irish Regiment, Church Street, Boyle remembered by his Family on Remembrance Day : Michael Regan [Nephew] Bernadette Regan [Niece] Sally Reynolds [Niece] Maura Beirne [Niece] Marie Reynold [GrandNiece] Cieran Regan GranNephew] Yvonne Battles [GranNiece & the late, Christy Regan [Nephew]
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Bronze Memorial Plaque, which was presented to the next of kin, when a soldier lost his life at War or Died from injuries sustained in Battle. This belonged to Michael Regan and was presented to his Mother Kate
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Michael English Concert in Gurteen

We have a lovely concert coming up in Gurteen in St Patrick’s Church on Dec 2nd at 8pm.  Michael English and his band will play live in the surroundings of our lovely church.
• Michael English is one of Ireland’s top Country music stars. Since forming his own band, he has been going down a storm ever since on the Irish and UK dancing scene. Michael and his talented band are renowned for their energetic performances with Michael playing both his famous red piano and accordion at his shows. He is dedicated to giving his followers an unforgettable show each time they see him.

‘I hear you and Rejoice’

Auganagh Parish Council are proud to welcome back Mikel Murfi to perform his fantastic play ‘I hear you and Rejoice’, Sunday 25th November 2018 at 7.30 in The Mayfly, Ballinafad. Admission €15 on the door.

Thank You from the Blood Transfusion Service

Irish Blood Transfusion Service

“A very sincere thank you to all the very kind donors who attended our recent clinic in Boyle. A total of 130 donated, and this included 21 new donors. For this we are extremely grateful.
Your donation has helped to save or prolong someone’s life”

Brogans Pharmacy Christmas Club

Brogans Christmas Club

Galilee Community, Tintagh, Boyle

“FOLLOW ME: Living a Life of Faith” An opportunity to explore what it means to follow Jesus and the life of Faith in a changing world. Presenter : Dr. Anne Francis
Four evenings(two Tuesdays and two Wednesdays) Nov. 6th, 13th, 21st 28th. Time: 7:30-9:00pm
Relaxed and informal, All welcome, Suggested donation €10 To Book: or 071 966 4101

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Eating out in the Boyle area

We have a number of very fine eateries in the Boyle area. You can be guaranteed a friendly welcome, excellent service and the very best of food from diverse menus in all of them. All establishments are taking orders now for Christmas Parties. Following here are just some of our venues, in NO PARTICULAR ORDER for eating out in the Boyle area …

Tara Marina Reataurant & Bar




Tai Chi Court Restaurant