Events, links to other websites, and anything else of interest

For a lookback on the mistakes of the Irish property bubble, check out Boyle Arts Festival is now in its 20th year and has established a reputation for excellence earning it a place as one of the best festivals in Ireland each summer. The festival has been the winner of several national awards and we welcome new and innovative contributions.

Anyone thinking of visiting Boyle should check it out here [......], and get information on accommodation, dining out etc.

Have a look at for general news from the Boyle area.

For free downloads of the best of Irish writing, music and documentaries check out , and have a look at John Mulligan's page on