Boyle News

Power BI Workshop at Boyle Enterprise Centre

Power BI Workshop at Boyle Enterprise Centre A free Power BI workshop will take place at Boyle Enterprise Centre on Thursday 27th February morning session 9.30/1.00 and afternoon session 2.00/5.00. Power BI is a business analytics solution that allows businesses…


Tawnytaskin Community Centre

Tawnytaskin Community Centre Night and morning classes to start next week with Furniture up-cycling on Monday night Feb17th and Sewing Classes on Friday 21st morning time. After Easter will have some Gardening Classes.





Primary School Extra Lessons

Primary School Extra Lessons Improve Your Child’s Maths English and Irish at the Forest Study Centre at Kildonan Ranch These classes will provide supplementary education offering individualised Maths, Irish and English programmes in an idyllic setting that encourages learning to…


Boyle GAA Club Update

Boyle GAA Club Update Incoming Chair David Kelly presented outgoing Chair Kathleen Hanmore with a beautiful painting.




Webcam on the Crescent?

Webcam on the Crescent? The suggestion that a webcam might be installed on The Crescent, facing down towards Bridge Street is a good one. I would suggest that our Chamber of Commerce or Town Team add the suggestion to their…


Boyle Holiday Group – 2020

Boyle Holiday Group – 2020 The Boyle Holiday Group will travel to Galway and Connemara and stay from Monday 15th to Friday the 19th of June, 2020 at the Connemara Coast Hotel, Furbo, Co Galway. Double and Single Rooms available….


Car break-ins, The Warren, Boyle

Car break-ins, The Warren, Boyle Last night, (Thursday 7th February) a number of cars were broken into in the Warren / Abbeytown area. Boyle Gardai are investigating, and arrests may be imminent !!





Boyle Family Resource Centre – Update 23rd January

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle.  Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us…


Boyle Family Resource Centre – Update 16th January

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle. Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us…


Vacancy – Úna Bhán Tourism

Vacancy Úna Bhán Tourism, Boyle, are currently seeking to recruit a Part-Time (19.5hrs per week) Communications and Farmers Market Administrator. This position will require working on Saturdays and is available with immediate effect. The successful candidate will have: – …


Farewell For Fr. Tito

Farewell For Fr. Tito Boyle Parish Council – photo by Mary Regan Fr. Tito will finish duty as a Curate in St. Joseph’s Church, Boyle in the middle of January and will return home to his parish and family in…


Sod-turning ceremony for Hospice in Roscommon Town

Friday 10th January: Senator Frank Feighan has described today’s sod-turning ceremony on the site of the planned €6m Hospice in Roscommon Town as a significant milestone for the project. “Today’s ceremony performed by Sean Mulryan is a major step forward…


Boyle Family Resource Centre – 9th January 2020

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle.  Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us…







Abbey Haven Care Centre & Nursing Home Christmas Party 2019

Abbey Haven Care Centre & Nursing Home Christmas Party 2019 Saturday 21st December: A wonderful afternoon in the always-hospitable and caring Abbey Haven Nursing Home, Boyle • All were greeted with a choice of best-ever Mulled Wine or non-alcohol drinks. • Mary…




A Chairde Mícheál anseo 19/12/2019

A Chairde, Mícheál anseo. Tá an Nollaig buailte linn agus tá gach duine ag smaoineadh ar sos a thógáil óna gcuid oibre. Faoi Nollaig buaileann daoine le chéile agus cuirimid fáilte roimh ár gclann agus ár ngaolta abhaile. Tugtar bronntaisí…


Nancy O’Gara R.I.P.

Nancy O’Gara R.I.P. The death has occurred of Nancy O’Gara, Tivanagh, Boyle, Co.Roscommon, Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, predeceased by her brother Johnny and sister Bridget McDonagh. Deeply regretted by her brother Lukie, nieces, nephews extended family friends and neighbours….



Christmas Lip Sync battle

Christmas Lip Sync battle Once again the Brothers of Charity Services and Abbey Community College have teamed up to collaborate on a very exciting and enjoyable event. All over the county schools and the B.O.C. will come together for a…



Society of St. Vincent de Paul Annual Appeal

Society of St. Vincent de Paul Annual Appeal The Annual Collection for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul will take place at all Masses this weekend Saturday & Sunday 14th/15th December 2019. Thank you for your ongoing support to…


Fire on the Sligo to Dublin train

Fire on the Sligo to Dublin train Gardai were called to attend an Irish Rail service following a reported fire on the train on Thursday 12th December.  A fire broke out onboard the 19.00 Sligo to Dublin Connolly service. Gardai…


Know your rights: Gift Vouchers

Know your rights A: Gift vouchers  Question I usually get a gift voucher at Christmas. What are the new gift voucher rules that came in recently?  Answer Gift vouchers are any voucher, coupon or other document (including an electronic document)…


Boyle Family Resource Centre – 12th December

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle. Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us…



Boyle Christmas Lights Draw

Boyle Christmas Lights Draw Countdown to Boyle Christmas Lights €1500 Cash Draw which will take place on Friday 20th December. Lines are €2 each or 3 for €5. All businesses in Boyle have Raffle cards so be in with a…




St. Joseph’s Church Notes

St. Joseph’s Church Notes Welcome Fr. Jonas: We welcome to our Parish and to Ireland Fr. Jonas Rebamontan. Fr. Jonas who is from the Philippines arrives in Ireland this week and will take up duties in our Parish at the beginning…



Boyle GAA Gala Dinner Tickets

Boyle GAA Gala Dinner Tickets Boyle GAA Club’s Gala Dinner tickets are on sale this weekend on Saturday from 10pm to 11pm in the clubhouse and on Sunday, also in the clubhouse from 7pm to 8pm. Doors open at 7.15pm…



Sean Carty Cars, Chapel Street, Boyle

Sean Carty Cars, Chapel Street, Boyle Call today to our premises on Chapel Street, Boyle (open 9am-6pm) or call us on 071 966 2318 Beautiful Cars are available from as low as €28 per week with deposits as low as…


The death has occurred of Jackie Flynn

The death has occurred of Jackie Flynn *Fortwilliam* Greatmeadow, Boyle, Co.Roscommon: Peacefully at Sligo University Hospital, Sadly missed by his Loving wife Catherine, daughter Marie (Hogan), son’s James and John, daughters-in-law Carmel and Majella, son-in-law Patrick, grandchildren Aaron, Kyle, Daryl,Dillon,…


Dementia Social Support gathering

Dementia Social Support gathering  There will be a Dementia Social Support gathering at Keadue Social Services Centre from 12.30pm to 3.00pm on Wednesday Dec 11th, 2019. If you have dementia or are supporting someone with dementia, you are invited to…


Boyle Family Resource Centre – 5th December

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle.  Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us…




Philip Donnelly R.I.P.

Philip Donnelly R.I.P. With great sadness I learned that my old friend Philip Donnelly has passed away. Philip was a brilliant guitarist and visited Boyle several times. Philip came originally from Dublin and in his early days was often referred…



Derek Kenny R.I.P.

Derek Kenny R.I.P. The death has occurred of Derek Kenny (Spongebob) No.2 An Cuil,Termon road, Termon, Boyle, Roscommon Peacefully, at his residence. Sadly missed by his parents Michael and Caroline, his sister Sarah-Jane, nephew Darren, girlfriend Kathleen, family and friends….


Boyle Family Resource Centre Community Notes

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle.  Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us…






Courtyard Market – Saturday 23rd November 10am-2pm

Courtyard Market – Saturday 10am-2pm At the Courtyard Market: Jinny’s Bakery beautiful bread, Flo with her fab jams and cakes, Good & Green Organics with a large selection of fruit and vegetables, Brid with her organic eggs, Doris and her…


St. Joseph’s Church

St. Joseph’s Church Bell Tower: You may have noticed that the bell is not ringing, it has been disconnected in preparation for the replacing of the Bell Tower. Work will start this coming week, also there will be less light…


A Chairde, Mícheál anseo

As Gaeilge A Chairde, Mícheál anseo. Tá Ionad Achmhainne Teaghlaigh Mhainistir na Búille suite ar Chnoc na Sí in aice le Staisiún na nGardaí. Tá ainm an ionaid athruithe ó Family Life Centre go Family Resource Centre le cúpla bliain…


WoW (Wonders of Waste) Bags

WoW (Wonders of Waste) Bags Presentation by Helen Mitchell at Tawnytaskin Centre on Tuesday 26th November at 8pm Boyle ICA are delighted to welcome back Helen to the Tawnytaskin Centre. Many people from Boyle and surrounding areas have purchased a…



Christmas Lights 2019

Christmas Lights 2019 Most of Boyle’s Christmas Lights 2019 have been installed and are being tested throughout the town





€76m to deliver high-speed broadband to County Roscommon

€76m to deliver high-speed broadband to County Roscommon Following Senator Frank Feighan’s announcement re Broadband [here], locals will be delighted that Boyle Town and its surrounds will be major beneficiaries as well as locations close by … • Tawnytaskin Community Centre,…


Boyle Family Resource Centre – 20th November

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle. Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 071 966 3000. Charity No: 20153519. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please…


‘Sister Act – The Musical’

‘Sister Act – The Musical’ Preview by Brendan McGee In the twelve weeks since rehearsals began, the cast, committee, crew and production team have spent every moment ensuring that this will be an outstanding show! So, with the lights set,…


165,000 decrease in people smoking in Ireland

165,000 decrease in people smoking in Ireland A survey shows the number of smokers in Ireland has dropped by an estimated 165,000 over the last five years. The survey shows 17% of the population are smokers, down from 23% in…


The death has occurred of Agnes O’CONNOR (née Lynch)

The death has occurred of Agnes O’CONNOR (née Lynch) Agnes O’Connor (née Lynch), Boyle, Co. Roscommon and formerly Ballyfarnon, and Derryherk, Boyle, Co. Roscommon, November 19th 2019. (In her 100th year) Peacefully, surrounded by her devoted family and in the…



‘Sister Act – The Musical’

‘Sister Act – The Musical’ Photo submitted by Boyle Musical Society ‘Sister Act – The Musical’ is coming to town this week and the stage is set for the entertainment highlight of the year in Boyle! St. Joseph’s Hall, 8pm…








Remember when … Wall Murals

Remember when … Boyle Town Team said they were going to sponsor more murals in Boyle … it never happened !! • Here is a beauty being painted in Carrick-on-Shannon at the moment





Boyle Family Resource Centre – 14th November

Boyle Family Resource Centre CLG contact details. website: www.boylefrc.ie. We are also on twitter: www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle.  Email: info@boylefrc.ie – Counselling Service: boylecpc@boylefrc.ie Telephone: 0719663000. Charity No: 20153519.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please let us…


The death has occurred of Martha McGuinn (nee Williams)

The death has occurred of Martha McGuinn (nee Williams) The death has occurred of Martha McGuinn 21 Plunkett Ave, Boyle, Co Roscommon and formerly Cuilmore, Gurteen, Co Sligo, Wednesday 13th of November, peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving…



Boyle Branch of O.N.E. meeting

Boyle Branch of O.N.E. meeting The next meeting of the Boyle Branch of O.N.E. (The Organisation of National Ex-Service Personnel) will be held in Daly’s Lounge, Bridge Street, Boyle, on this Thursday night, 14th November, at 8.00 pm. All Members…




Santa Claus is comin’ to town

Santa Claus is comin’ to town Boyle town will be the place to be on Saturday 30th November at 4pm where Santa will perform his first duties of the season and Light up Boyle for Christmas. Activities on the crescent…








As Gaeilge, uimhir a haon

A chairde, Mícheál anseo. D’iarr Seán O’Dowd orm píosaí gearra gaeilge a scríobh i gcomhair realboyle.com Ba mhaith liom scríobh faoi dhaoine a bhfuil aithne agam orthu agus faoi ghnóanna eagsúla timpeall an bhaile mhóir chomh maith le scéalta beaga…