Articles by Sean O'Dowd


Plan to revive rural Ireland

People considering a move to the country could benefit under a new scheme being launched today (Monday 23rd January). The scheme is to be launched…



Eileen Maloney R.I.P.

The death has taken place of Eileen Maloney, mother of Kate Grehan from Deerpark, Boyle.• Reposing in Smyth’s funeral home, Roscommon, Monday 5pm-6:45pm. Removal to…



Tim Griffin R.I.P

The death has occurred of Tim GRIFFIN, Ex Garda, St. Joseph’s Avenue, Boyle, Roscommon. Peacefully at the Plunkett Home, Boyle. Predeceased by his wife Colette, sadly missed…


King House 1988

County Manager Donal Connolly said “No, we won’t demolish King House and turn the space into a car park” … thank God for Donal ConnollyPhoto:…


Know Your Rights

QuestionWhat are my consumer rights when I buy something in the sales? Can I return sales items?AnswerYour consumer rights during a sale are exactly the…


Know Your Rights

QuestionWhat are my consumer rights when I buy something in the sales? Can I return sales items?AnswerYour consumer rights during a sale are exactly the…



Denis Costello R.I.P.

The death has occurred of Denis COSTELLO, Rathtermon, Boyle. Removal Friday evening to St.Attracta’s Church, Killaraght, Boyle, arriving at 8.00pm. Requiem Mass at 12 noon Saturday…




Boyle Celtic FC

Boyle have been drawn against Vec FC from Dublin in the 7th round (last 16) of the FAI Junior Cup. Boyle have home advantage with…


Neven Maguire

The Ideal Mothers Day/Valentine Gift …Neven Maguire Cookery Demo – Kilronan Castle, Wednesday 1st March 2017. Tickets currently on sale in Boyle Motor Works, BetterBuy/Surprises…


Boyle Courthouse

Contractors are essential works in Boyle Courthouse ahead of the planned Centenary of Count Plunkett’s election as MP for North Roscommon “The Election Of The…


Boyle Men’s Shed AGM

Boyle Men’s Shed Chairperson Tony Byrne The Annual General Meeting of Boyle Men’s Shed was held on Tuesday 17th January. Tony Byrne (see photo) is…




Ballaghaderreen refugee centre

Recruitment has begun for the jobs that are being created through the new refugee centre in Ballaghaderreen – with several likely to go to local…