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GAA Archives

GAA Archives The GAA, in conjunction with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has launched the GAA Digital Archive at Croke Park providing free access to…


Roscommon Fraud investigated

Roscommon Fraud investigated Last Friday gardai interviewed an Irish national in Roscommon on suspicion of money laundering after €1.5 million was traced to an Irish…


Boyle Chamber of Commerce – Training Workshops

Boyle Chamber of Commerce – Training Workshops Boyle Chamber encourages local Businesses to visit https://www.localenterprise.ie/Roscommon/Training-Events/Online-Bookings/ where a variety of Training workshops and mentoring sessions are available over…



Ciara McKenna R.I.P.

Ciara McKenna, Aghnagrange, Boyle, R.I.P. Ciara Mc Kenna, Aghnagrange, Boyle, Co. Roscommon, April 11th, 2020 (tragically, following an accident). Ciara is lovingly remembered by her…





Coronavirus – Covid 19

Coronavirus, Covid 19 The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has announced that the Covid 19 restrictions will remain in place for another three weeks – until Tuesday,…







’tis the season

’tis the season We are in the second month of Spring 2020. Let’s remember that despite Covid 19, no winter lasts forever, and Spring is…



Line and Wash #01

Line and Wash #01 Drawing and painting are “on/off” activities I have enjoyed since I was a youngster in St. Patrick Street, Boyle. The Coronavirus…



Royal Hotel – Tenders sought Cleaning the front of the hotel in July 2019 We have no doubt regarding the accuracy of this week’s Roscommon…


James Drury R.I.P.

James Drury R.I.P. Way back in 2008, an actor with close to Boyle connections, James Drury (The Virginian) visited the Royal Hotel. I was delighted…


















Coronavirus, Covid-19

Coronavirus, Covid-19 There is no known treatment for the coronavirus that emerged in China late last year and has since proliferated across the planet, infecting…





Coronavirus – Close Borders

Coronavirus Irish Times: “Ireland should ‘look seriously’ at closing borders to keep new infections out Ten more deaths and 200 new cases bring death toll in…




Lockdown: Stay at home

Lockdown: Stay at home Irish Independent: “Ireland today enters a strict two-week period of almost total lockdown in a bid to crush the coronavirus outbreak. With…


Remembering Junior Dooley

Picture names; At Back; Seamie O’Dowd/ John Joe Carty/ Gerry O’Dowd/ Sean Young with the Henry Feely Cup/ James Dodd/ Jimmy Dwyer/ Billy Hanmore/ Pat…







Covid 19 – UK LOCKDOWN

Covid 19 – UK LOCKDOWN Tough restrictions on travel and socialising aimed at forcing people to stay in their homes have been implemented across the…








Michael Harrington R.I.P.

Michael Harrington R.I.P. HARRINGTON Michael (Merchant Tailor). St Jude’s, Shop St. Boyle 19th March 2020 In his 101st year, Peacefully in Drumderrig Nursing home. Predeceased…









Boyle Chamber of Commerce

Boyle Chamber of Commerce Boyle Chamber of Commerce members are thinking of all Businesses in Boyle at this very difficult time and wishing them, their…





Coronavirus – Covid 19

Coronavirus – Covid 19 A concerned viewer wrote: “If you contract the disease it becomes a household and family disease. 90% of people who are…




Ireland West Airport

Ireland West Airport Saturday 14th March: I was delighted to visit our local, ever-friendly, well-appointed airport. Today the airport was almost deserted, due I guess…