Ballycastle >Local News
10th July '19


Congratulations and best wishes or the future to Shane Forde, Rathoonagh, Ballycastle and Róisín Ryan, The Heath, Co. Laois who were married on Friday 5th July.



The death occurred on Saturday 6th July of Patrick Anthony Langan (known as Tony), Ballyknock, Ballycastle (predeceased by his daughter Yvonne, New Zealand ). Sympathy is extended to his wife Rose, daughter Jackie, sons John & Martin, sons in law, daughter in law, grandchildren, extended family, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.


Sympathy is extended to Padraig Mitchell, Healy's Bar, Ballycastle on the death of his brother

Det. Garda Martin Mitchell, Knockatinnole, Killala Road, Ballina who died on Saturday 6th July.

Sympathy is also extended to Garda Martin's wife and daughters, his father, brother, sister, extended family, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.



Vacancy exists for worker in Tourist Office/Craft Shop, Ballycastle.

Rural Social Scheme criteria applies. Contact 087-9226615.



Race night in Healy's Bar, Ballycastle on the 19th July at 9.30pm 


Senior League: Ballycastle v Knockmore scheduled for last Sunday was postponed.


50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Emma Whelan, last week's winner (€188).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 15th July at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €500 in 54 no's or less.


Craft Shop/Tourist Information

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is open Monday, Thursday and Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 5.00p.m. (Closed for lunch 1 – 2pm).


Cycling Club

Ballycastle Cycling Club spins every Sunday morning at 8am, every ability catered for.

Community Hall

Opening times for the Gymnasium in Ballycastle Community Hall are:

Monday – Friday 9.00a.m. – 1.00p.m. and 5.00p.m. – 9.00p.m.

Saturday 10.00a.m. – 1.30p.m.

Prices: €5 per visit, €20 per month, €50 for 3 months or €120 per year.


Monday : Bingo at 8.30p.m.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Masses this week:

Monday 11.00a.m.: Deceased Madden, Cooke, Duffy and Boland Families

Tuesday 7.00p.m.: Mass at Our Lady's Grotto at the Céide Fields

Wednesday 1.30p.m.: Lacken Cross Students Graduation Mass

Thursday 7.00p.m.: Brigid, Tom, Padraig, Tommy and Martin Doherty

Friday: No Mass

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Michael Scott, Martin Doherty, Tom Conlon (Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Jim McDonnell (Anniversary); Michael & Kathleen Burke


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Ann O'Donnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Seán Callaghan



Saturday Vigil: Caroline Nealon

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Gillian Grier



Saturday Vigil: Michaela Scott, Lorcan O'Donnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Orla Tighe, Lorcan O'Donnell