Carlow Books by Mail Order - from local author Jimmy O'Toole

Carlow Books by Mail Order - from local author Jimmy O'Toole

a selection of books on County Carlow by Jimmy O'Toole, available by mail order

Books about County Carlow by Jimmy O'Toole - available by mail order worldwide from this website

Grange - The path to the present. A history of a community in County Carlow

About the author

Jimmy O'Toole is a native of Rathbawn. He was educated at Grange National School, Patrician Brothers' Day School in Tullow and Tullow Vocational School, from where he joined the reporting staff of The People Newspapers Group, Wexford in 1969. Based in Bray, Co Wicklow, between 1971 and 1981, he was involved in the launch of the group's new title, The Bray People and was a correspondent for the Independent Group's three titles - The Irish Independent, The Evening Herald and the Sunday Independent. He was also a regular contributor to radio and television news programmes on RTE.

In 1981 he left full-time journalism to join the family building business in Carlow. He also continues to research and write books of local historical interest from his home in Carlow Town.

 

 

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