Attractions







Free Business Advisory Clinic

Free Business Advisory Clinic A free business advisory clinic, by appointment, at Boyle Enterprise Centre on Thursday March 10th from 10.00am – 2.00pm. The clinic…


Boyle GAA Weekend Fixtures

Boyle GAA Weekend Fixtures Saturday 5th March The James Lannon Tyre Centre U-16’s v St. Aidan’s in Ballyforan, at 4pm. Sunday 6th March The Cooney…





Netflix – House of Cards season 4

Netflix subscribers will doubtless be delighted that “House of Cards” has returned to the channel House of Cards season 4 review: ‘Consistently satisfying and deeply…


The 32nd Dáil

Shannonside FM report: The makeup of the 32nd Dail: Fine Gael 50 seats, Fianna Fail 44, Sinn Fein 23, 17 Independents and Labour 7,Triple A/People…


Ciaran Emmett Sessions

The organising committee members are overwhelmed with the response to the Ciaran Emmett Sessions Concert in King House on Friday March 4th. All tickets have been…


Tidy Towns Grant Scheme

Roscommon County Council is currently accepting applications under the Amenity and Tidy Towns Grant Scheme 2016 The aim of this scheme is to support community…


Job vacancy at Vention Medical, Boyle

Lisa Mcnama wrote: “We are currently seeking a Production Operative for Immediate start. This will be an initial one month contract, with possible opportunity for…


Enabling Athlone – Boyle road (N61)

Contractors appointed by Roscommon County Council have begun enabling works on the N61 Athlone – Boyle ahead of realignment works on two sections at Ratallen/Runnaboll…


DCW Wash & Valet Centre

Graphic: Sean O’Dowd Call to us at Stewarts Filling Stations, Boyle & Carrick. Loyalty Cards available … 5 washes and get the 6th FREE





Roscommon Herald – 1st March 2016

This week’s Herald properly devotes several pages to articles and detailed analysis of last Friday’s General Election • Christina McHugh (editor): “There is no doubt…


Boolya – by Frankie Simon

Reprise: Let’s have another look at this great song and video … Published on Aug 3, 2013 The Boolya Album is now available to buy…


Corrigeenroe N.S. Quiz Winners

Congratulations to Corrigeenroe School’s Senior Quiz team who came first in the Credit Union Stage 2 quiz in the Bush Hotel Carrick-on-Shannon on Sunday the…


Boyle Hurling Team

Names are missing from this Boyle Hurling team photo. Perhaps you will let us know who they are? A special feature of this photo is that…


Féile Peil na Óg

Alan Cooney of Cooney Motors Boyle, presents a substantial sponsorship to Boyle GAA Club’s Feile team officials at Boyle GAA centre on Monday February 22nd….


Boyle Community games

Boyle Community games are putting together squads for the Community Games Soccer, boy’s u10 Indoor soccer, boy’s u13 indoor soccer and boy’s u12 outdoor soccer….


Why Choose Boyle?

Here are some reasons: Boyle’s West of Ireland location, beautiful local scenery, access to the N4 National Primary route, all of the 7 up and…



Sr. Carmel DODD SSL R.I.P.

The death has occurred of Sr. Carmel DODD SSL, St. Louis Convent, Dundalk, Louth / Boyle Suddenly, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda. Very…



Ireland’s Toughest Muckers

The sun shone brightly, in fact conditions were just about perfect for the almost the 200 Toughest Muckers competitors in beautiful Lough Key Forest Park,…




Roscommon Galway Election

The final poll for Roscommon Galway in the official order: • Naughten, Denis (IND) • Fitzmaurice, Michael (IA) • Murphy, Eugene (FF)







Marc Egan “The Voice of Ireland”

graphic: sean o’dowd Popular acclaimed Boyle singer Marc Egan will feature in “The Battles Round” of “The Voice of Ireland” this Sunday 28th February on…


Rates for Businesses

Most businesses have recently received correspondence from the Valuation Office in relation to the proposed rates revaluation in County Roscommon. Boyle Chamber of Commerce last…


St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2016

Start getting your Float ready … graphic: sean o’dowd The Boyle St.Patrick’s Day Committee are in full action mode, organising the Parade which will take…


Election Candidate Press Releases:

General Election on Friday 26th, check out recent statements from candidates … Denis Naughten [here…] Eddie Conroy [here…] Eugene Murphy [here…] Maura Hopkins [here…] Michael…



Tony Conboy – “An Oblique View”

Alongside several diverse articles of local, national and international interest, Tony remembers Kieran Emmett, a member of the very wellknown and regarded Emmett family of…



Roscommon Herald – the future

Christina McHugh (editor) wrote: In relation to your recent posting regarding the Roscommon Herald could I just clarify for your readers that while we will…