Boyle News


Mary DALY (née Gilbane) R.I.P.

Mary DALY (née Gilbane) R.I.P. Mary Daly (née Gilbane), Shanballybawn, Cootehall, Co. Roscommon, formerly Mealwood. Jamestown, Co. Leitrim. July 31st 2020. Peacefully at her home,…




Haymaking in decades past

Haymaking in decades past For today Tony Conboy has written a beautiful recollection that will resonate with many including my memory of haymaking on my…


The Lawn – Boyle

The Lawn, Boyle This misspelled limestone ‘sign’ says it all. It has been located in The Lawn, Boyle for ages. It should read “THE LAWN,…



Chris Harrison R.I.P.

Chris Harrison R.I.P. The death has occurred of Chris Harrison, Rathvarna, Island Road, Monasteraden, Co. Sligo and formerly of Killaraght, Boyle, and Headingley, Leeds, Yorkshire, England…




Roscommon Herald 28th July

Roscommon Herald 28th July Read complete articles. and more of particular interest to Boyle residents… • Page 10: Cackling hens proving to be a chicken…




CHILDMINDER REQUIRED

CHILDMINDER REQUIRED Experienced childminder required from September 2020 to mind two young children in their own home preferably. Ring for details 087 752 9278  




James wrote:

James wrote: “I read Real Boyle Sean and fully believe you’ve got one of the best jobs/lives in the world, seeing beautiful parts of our…








Joe Mahon R.I.P.

Joe Mahon R.I.P. Joseph Mahon, Aughnagrange, Boyle and Kingsland, Co. Roscommon, July 19th 2020. Peacefully, at home surrounded by his loving family, after a brief…








Lough Gara CAT Hotel

Lough Gara CAT Hotel Lough Gara CAT Hotel, based just outside of Boyle is a new cattery with underfloor heating. We can cater for up…







The 27 Club Deaths

The 27 Club Deaths The 27 Club now includes Elvis Presley’s grandson Benjamin Keough who died on Sunday 12th July. • Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix,…


The Ugliest Colour

The Ugliest Colour Pantone 448 C, also referred to as “the ugliest colour in the world“, is a colour in the Pantone colour system. Described as a “drab dark brown”, it was…





Jack Charlton R.I.P.

Jack Charlton R.I.P. Former Ireland manager Jack Charlton has died aged 85. Jack Charlton, the former Leeds and England defender who won a World Cup…





HSE Covid Tracker App

HSE Covid Tracker App The HSE COVID Tracker app is now available to download. It will help in the fight against coronavirus. Download the COVID…














Tony McGovern R.I.P.

Tony McGovern R.I.P. Tony McGovern R.I.P. is pictured here, 4th from left, presenting jerseys to Boyle Senior GAA team 2015 The death has occurred of…














Guidelines for reopening pubs

Guidelines for reopening pubs Tourism agency Fáilte Ireland has finalised and published guidelines around the reopening of pubs serving food, that will see customers restricted…
















Boyle Cistercian Abbey

Boyle Cistercian Abbey In 1161, the Cistercian monks established Boyle Abbey. The abbey, which was completed around 1220, was laid out according to the usual…



King House Slideshow

Galleries and ‘other cultural outlets’ will reopen to the public from July 20th. Meanwhile here is a King House mini slideshow to serve as a…