Ballycastle >Local News
  10th May '23


Water Safety

Water Safety classes commence on Lacken Pier on 1st July to 5th July at 1.00pm. Enrolment on the day and all levels catered for. Enqueries to 096 43180 after 6pm.


First Communion

Congratulations to the following children who received their First Holy Communion on Saturday 6th May in St. Bridget's Church Ballycastle:

Riona Doherty, Cian Kelly, Jake McDonnell, Tomás Ormsby, Zoe McKeown, Hannah Langan,

Harrison Earley.




Senior League Div 3B:

Achill v Ballycastle on Saturday 13th May at 7.00pm.


25 Card Game

Weekly 25 Card Game in Ballycastle GAA Clubhouse every Tuesday at 8.30pm.

Tea and refreshments served.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Damien McDonnell, last week's winner (€171).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Ballinglen Art Gallery

Rose de Groot “Black Light, White Heat” (2019) & Deluge (2022) will run

until 4th June.


The Ballinglen Museum of Art: Recent Acquisitions from The Permanent Collection

March 16th - May 30th.

The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street, Ballycastle, Co Mayo F26 X5N3


Céide Fields

Céide Fields Centre open 7days a week 10am – 5pm. with last admission 45 minutes before closing.

Free admission on the first Wednesday of the month.


Ballycastle Community Hall

Ballycastle Community Hall is available to hire for all functions. For all Hall or Gym bookings please contact 086 0667192, 086 8704125 or 086 1584432.

Monday to Friday 9am – 9pm

Saturday 9am – 1pm

Closed on Sundays.


Church Notices

Weekday Masses will be celebrated at 11.00a.m.


Mass on Saturdays at 7.00p.m. and Sundays at 11.30a.m. in Ballycastle and

on Sunday at 10.00a.m. in Belderrig.


Mass intentions for this week:


Wednesday 11.00a.m.:

All who are ill in the community


Thursday 11.00a.m.:

Private Intention


Friday 11.00a.m.:

Private Intention


Friday 7.30p.m.:

May Devotions in Honour of Our Lady


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Phil (Anniversary) & Jack Hunt

Breege Doherty


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Patrick (Anniversary) & Maura McGuire and Deceased Family Members


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: As arranged

Sunday: As arranged



Saturday Vigil: Mary Kenny

Sunday: Michael A. O'Connor




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Deceased Mullarkey Family Members