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Ardcarne Garden Centre Christmas Shop

Ardcarne Garden Centre Christmas Shop Brigid O’Toole, Mary Frances Dwyer & Ciara Callaghan recently launched the Ardcarne Garden Centre Christmas Shop in aid of The Local Hospice Photo courtesy of Mary Regan


Office Staff Needed

Office Staff Needed Office staff to do 20 hours a week. Hours can be done to suit people with kids. Based on St. Patrick Street. Duties to include booking keeping, job allocations, Call Stephen on 087 714 2582










Boyle & District ICA AGM

Boyle & District ICA AGM Boyle & District ICA, AGM on Tuesday 2nd November at 8pm in St Joseph’s Resource Centre. This meeting is open to ICA members and also those who are thinking of joining up and would like…





Open Table Restaurant

Open Table Restaurant, Boyle We are now Open Wednesday 9 to 6 serving Breakfast, Lunch & Afternoon Tea/Coffee. Wed/Thurs/Friday 9am to 8pm for Breakfast Lunch & Evening a la carte. Sunday 10am to 6pm with Lunch served 12pm to 5pm.



Ardcarne Garden Centre/Cafe

Ardcarne Garden Centre/Cafe Ardcarne Garden Centre/Cafe is a premier Boyle Visitor Attraction where we can enjoy nature and dining with multiple choices, friendly and knowledgable staff. • Christmas displays are emerging and the Centre’s expansion plans are movin


Leaving Certificate Biology grinds

Leaving Certificate Biology grinds Leaving Certificate Biology grinds offered by a first-class honours Bachelor of Science graduate for this academic year 2021/2022. • Grinds will be exam-focused, with an aim to build the student’s confidence on both course material and…




Roscommon Herald 26th October

Roscommon Herald 26th October For Local and County News, Photos, Sport, Articles and More, More, More, get your one and only Roscommon Herald … in shops and online. • Boyle family left ‘shattered’ by death of beautiful daughter and sister…






Know Your Rights: Your rights as a tenant

Know Your Rights: Your rights as a tenant Question: Can a landlord or letting agency ask me for personal information like my PPS number when starting a new tenancy? Answer: Yes, a landlord or letting agent can ask you for certain personal…






Studio Eleven, Main Street, Boyle

Studio Eleven, Main Street, Boyle The official launch of Christine and Neil Stewart’s STUDIO ELEVEN purpose-built Yoga, Meditation and Rest Space will take place on a date early in 2022. In the meantime, a small gathering of regulars will have…


Boyle GAA Club Sponsors 2021

Boyle GAA Club Sponsors 2021 David Kelly (Club Chairman), Ciarán Phelan (National Automation), Aaron Sharkey (Under 20’s Team Manager) • Tuesday 12th October: The first of this year’s Team Sponsors were recognised and thanked by the club for their interest…



Shirley Ann Kelly (née Golds) R.I.P.

Shirley Ann Kelly (née Golds) R.I.P. The death has occurred of Shirley Ann Kelly (née Golds), Maple Drive, Boyle, Co. Roscommon, October 4th 2021, peacefully, surrounded by her loving husband and family. Sadly missed by her devoted husband Pat, and…


Kevin Regan’s song … “Claudine”

Kevin Regan’s song … “Claudine” Please listen to a touching song written and performed by Boyle’s own Kevin Regan and accompanied on vocals by his grandaughter Rian Regan. Donal O’Connor arranged the music and plays guitar. Brian Farell on piano…


The McAleese Collection, King House

The McAleese Collection, King House It is possible that from information discussed at a recent meeting The McAleese Collection donated to King House, Boyle in October 2015 will be downsized. In the past the collection was removed during the King…





Eamon Kelly R.I.P.

Eamon Kelly R.I.P. The death has occurred of Eamon Kelly, Ardsoran, Killaraght, Co. Sligo, September 29th 2021; Peacefully, at Sligo University Hospital. Predeceased by his parents Michael and Mary Ann and his wife Eileen. Eamon will be very sadly missed…



RTE TV’s “Nationwide” filming at The Barracks

RTE TV’s “Nationwide” filming at The Barracks, Cootehall The talented duo Anne Cassin and cameraman Jim Norman from RTE TV Nationwide filmed at The John McGahern Barracks, Cootehall on Tuesday 28th September. I was delighted to be there taking a…


Boyle Shopping Arcade For Sale

Boyle Shopping Arcade For Sale Boyle Shopping Arcade, Bridge Street, Boyle, Co. Roscommon €278,000 The site is located on Bridge Street and has the benefit of new and full planning for the conversion of 5 existing shop units in the Arcade,…


Funding for Lung Lough Gara Way

Funding for 31 walking trails including Lung Lough Gara Way Minister Humphreys announces funding for 31 walking trails including Lung Lough Gara Way to boost outdoor recreation and rural tourism in North Roscommon 31 new trails added in 13 counties…


“The Starling” film on Netflix

“The Starling” film on Netflix Here is a message I received … “Hey Sean, doubting you will see this but felt like I had to message you. As someone who does suffer with Mental Health issues, I can hand on…



Brogan’s Chemco Pharmacy

Brogan’s Chemco Pharmacy, Shop Street, Boyle Boyle Staff (L-R) Donna Naughton, Mairead McKeon, Megan McKeon, Helena Casey, Trudy Lavin, Edwina Kilcoyne, Mary Early, Aine Noone, Danni McLoughlin, Laura Moran, Ann O’Donnell. Brogan’s Pharmacy Boyle has joined forces with Irish owned…




Rutting Season for Deer

Rutting Season for Deer Rutting season 2021 is about to begin. Drivers should beware of deer causing accidents by bolting across roads. Female deer fleeing across roads from stags during mating season can increase the risk of dangerous collisions. Deer…




Abbey Community College students visit Boyle Abbey

Abbey Community College students visit Boyle Abbey “First-year students were immersed in local history during a visit to Boyle Abbey. The students heard the fascinating history of the Abbey and the many functions it has served under various patrons over…



Remembering BETTY MEYLER

Remembering BETTY MEYLER WHEN THEY said at her funeral that the whole world was not enough for Betty Meyler, it wasn’t meant as a put-down of the woman who relished her role as president of the UFO Society of Ireland….


Free Business Training & Events

Free Business Training & Events Free online training and events organised by Role Skillnet and Boyle Chamber of Commerce will take place during October & November. Courses include Microsoft Teams, Basic Excel, Intermediate Excel, Advanced Excel, Excel Tips & Tricks,…


Irene SPELMAN R.I.P.

The death has occurred of Irene SPELMAN Elphin Street, Boyle / Ballaghaderreen SPELMAN – (Elphin Street and late of St. Patrick Street, Boyle, Co. Roscommon). September 21st 2021 (peacefully) in the loving care of the management and staff of Oakwood Nursing…


Connaught Rangers / King House

Connaught Rangers / King House It has been reported that Roscommon County Council has requested that the Connaught Rangers Association vacate the ground floor exhibits area known as The Room of Remembrance by the end of September. This is when…



Green Street Temporary Road Closure

Green Street Temporary Road Closure Green Street, Boyle, will be closed from 8am to 6pm Wednesday 22nd September as part of the Roadworks Programme. Local diversions will be in place. There will an increased likelihood of delays on this road…


Culture Night 17th September 2021 King House

Culture Night 17th September 2021, King House For me, the highlights of the night were: • Performances by the youths of Music Generation Roscommon under the expert guidance of Johnny McGlynn, Musician Educator and Katrina Regan Bouchier • The 17-minute…




President Michael D Higgins denies ‘snub’

President Michael D Higgins denies ‘snub’ President Michael D Higgins photo © realboyle.com President Michael D Higgins has denied that he snubbed Queen Elizabeth after refusing to attend a church service in Armagh, saying that a “religious event” had become…


Michael McPadden R.I.P.

Michael McPadden R.I.P. The death has occurred of Michael McPadden in Southampton, United Kingdom (formerly of Boyle, Co. Roscommon) peacefully on the 6th of September 2021. Michael will be greatly missed by his loving parents Michael and Stella, his daughter…


William (Willie) Suffin R.I.P.

William (Willie) Suffin R.I.P. The death has occurred of William (Willie) Suffin on the 16th of September 2021, late of 17 Plunkett Ave and formerly of The Spa, Boyle, Co. Roscommon peacefully at his home with his loving family by…


Where are the Water Troughs?

Where are the Water Troughs? Many years ago 3 concrete water troughs were presented to the town of Boyle by the Canadian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. The letters “CSPCA” were chiselled into the side of each…


Eating Out in Boyle – Tai Chi

Eating Out in Boyle Despite continuing anxiety and concerns regarding Covid, the country is slowly returning to what will be our ‘normal’. Indoor dining is now a ‘normal’, much to the delight of those of us who enjoy Eating Out…


Boyle Training Options/GRETB Boyle Training Options/GRETB are ready to welcome new learners to the centre and vacancies are now available on our full-time training course. The Tourism Customer Care and IT Skills course provides certified QQI training in Communications, Computer…


Sunday Lunch at The Open Table Restaurant

Sunday Lunch at The Open Table “Busy, Busy” are appropriate words for lunchtime at The Open Table, Sunday 12th September. I chose the Beef Lunch and was delighted with speedy, friendly service and my excellent quality meal.


King House exhibition space for Erwin Springbrunn

King House exhibition space for Erwin Springbrunn Erwin Springbrunn (7th March 1939 – 27th December 2015) was a world-renowned gemstone cutter and the exhibition planned for King House, Boyle, Co Roscommon will celebrate his work. Erwin Springbrunn’s entire workshop including…


Christmas shoppers advised to buy early

Christmas shoppers advised to buy early WITH SHIPPING COSTS skyrocketing and world trade gripped by a major supply chain crunch, Irish shoppers are being advised to start planning their Christmas purchases as soon as they can. Read More >>




Peter REGAN R.I.P.

Peter REGAN R.I.P. The death has occurred of Peter REGAN R.I.P., Quigaboy, Enniscrone, Sligo / Keadue, Roscommon formerly Keadue and Boyle, Co. Roscommon. September 10th 2021, Peter passed away peacefully at his home, in the tender care of his devoted…


Tommy Vesey R.I.P.

Tommy Vesey R.I.P. The death has occurred of  Tommy Vesey, Ardagh, Boyle, Co. Roscommon. Tuesday, September 7th 2021, peacefully at Sligo University Hospital. Tommy, predeceased by his brothers Martin and Michael. Deeply regretted by his loving wife Mary, daughters Diane,…






Boyle Camera Club

Boyle Camera Club Meeting 14th of September This month’s meeting will be held on Zoom – Zoom link is https://overstock.zoom.us/j/98137987206?pwd=NDFIMTVIZFdJSXRZbTNrZUUrWnREZz09 Meeting ID: 981 3798 7206 Passcode: 99968522


Meetings of concern …

Meetings of concern … • “A very important meeting with Roscommon Co Council” is set for the Connaught Rangers Association Committee in King House on Friday 10th September at 11am. • Boyle Town Team AGM to be held via Zoom…


Aaron Sharkey – He’s the Winner

Aaron Sharkey – He’s the Winner Minister Frank Feighan TD picked Aaron Sharkey’s Boyle GAA/Boyle Celtic draw winning ticket for a new Nissan Quashqai car worth €35,000, a luxury holiday at Fota Island, Cork, worth €3,000, €1,000 holiday spending money…


Biology/Maths Grinds

Biology/Maths Grinds Biology/Maths, including H.L.Maths … in accordance with covid regulations … Abbeytown, Boyle For information please call Ann on 086 877 0252