The staff of King House in Boyle will be dressed in costume on the last day of this month to mark the end of the summer season and to launch a new guidebook to the house. The staff will be in costume to entertain visitors with stories of the history of the house and the people who lived there. Visitors are invited to take a tour of the house and receive a discount for tea and scones in the King House Restaurant. The fun starts at 10 am on Sunday, September 30th, with last admission to the house at 4 pm. More details are available from www.kinghouse.ie or ring (071) 96 63242.