Articles by Sean O'Dowd



Hugh McHUGH R.I.P.

The peaceful death has occurred of Hugh Francis McHugh, Greatmeadow, Boyle, Co. Roscommon and formerly of Moneenatieve, Drumkeerin, Co. Leitrim. Ex Garda. Reposing at The…










The Stairs Gastro Pub

The Stairs Gastro Pub “We are just putting the finishing touches to our newest dish. Pan seared Thornhill duck breast perched on a confit duck…


Rosary In Cemetery For November:

Rosary In Cemetery For November: • The Rosary will be prayed at Plunkett Avenue Cemetery on Sunday 11th November at 11am. • The Rosary will…


Tawnytaskin Community Centre Mass

Tawnytaskin Community Centre Mass The Annual Community Mass will take place on Friday 30th November at 8pm. An evening to catch up and chat neighbours…


Pilates

Next 6 week block starting this Wednesday 7th November in Convent Primary School Gym. Beginners/Intermediate 6 – 7pm Intermediate/Advanced 7 – 8pm To book please…




Dangerous N4 junctions

Dangerous N4 junctions (Ardcarne and Cootehall) A Public Meeting has been called for Thursday 8th November in Ardcarne Park (St. Michael’s GAA pitch). Noel McTiernan…


Ardcarne Christmas Shop

Enjoy Family memories at the Ardcarne Christmas Shop Experience the best of Christmas in the sparkling surroundings of the Ardcarne Garden Centre Christmas Shop and…


Whitey Bulger killed in prison

‘Irish Godfather’ and Mafia ‘rat’ Whitey Bulger killed in prison At the peak of his nefarious career, James ‘Whitey’ Bulger, the long-ago murderous Boston mob…


Boyle GAA Careers Evening

Boyle GAA is widening its goal posts…. Boyle GAA are planning a Careers Evening on Friday 9th November at 8.30pm in the GAA club house….





Boyle Camera Club AGM 2018/2019

Election of New Committee Members The club AGM took place in the second half of the monthly meeting. Chairperson, Brian Munnelly opened the AGM by…








The Presidential debates etc

John Mulligan is a man whose opinions I share, and particularly as they relate to the current presidential ‘race’. On page 46 of this week’s…




John (Jack) Keogh R.I.P.

The death has occurred of John (Jack) Keogh, Hollywell Derrymaquirk, Boyle, Co Roscommon on the 23rd October 2018 peacefully at his residence, deeply missed by…















Photos Thursday 11th October

Photos Thursday 11th October All day breakfast at Margaret’s Cafe on Bridge Street is a super tasty, best value meal that includes Tea and Toast…