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11th September '19

Lotto Jackpot €13,400

No's drawn on 9th September: 9. 15. 17. 21.

€100 winner: Mickey Bonner, Lacken Hill



The death occurred on Monday 9th September of Kathleen Cleary (nee Nallen), Ballina and late of Rathavesteen, Belderrig. Sympathy is extended to her husband Eddie, daughter Fiona, son-in-law Kevin, granddaughters Caoimhe and Neasa, sisters Phil Tomas (Carrowcubic) and Mary Golden (Ballina), brothers P.J. (Belderrig) and John (USA), brothers in law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.


Exhibition at the Ballinglen Arts Foundation

Rose De Groot "Immutable Horizon" Opening Friday 13th in The Ballinglen Gallery at 12pm with Artists Talk on the day. Exhibition continues until September 26th. Everyone Welcome, Refreshments Served. Tel: 096 43184 Email:


Culture Night

Culture Night at the Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Ballycastle.

“Culture is catching in venues and public spaces across the island of Ireland and the Ballinglen Arts Foundation once again this year host a programme of free late-night entertainment, as part of an all-island celebration of arts, heritage and culture.  Returning for its 14th year, Culture Night 2019 will take place on Friday 20th September.” Opening from  6.30pm . to 8.30p.m.

Rose de Groot exhibition continues  in the Ballinglen Gallery.  Rose will perform short poetry readings about her paintings on the night, adult and children's instant origami book workshop with Alice Austin, Amy Metier children's workshop  “painting outrageous hats” - silly, fantastic & fun hats!! Your imaginary hat can be dripping with flowers, wild animals, food or whatever you like! Open Studios.

Refreshments served. Everyone welcome. This is a family friendly event, do come along and enjoy!



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Cara Gilvarry, last week's winner (€260).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 16th September at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €475 in 48 no's or less.


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

From 31st August the Vigil Mass in Ballycastle will be at 7.00p.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 7.00p.m.: Seán McNicholls

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Michael Utke

Thursday 7.00p.m.: Mary Geraldine McHale

Friday 11.00a.m.: Catherine Kelly (Anniversary)

Saturday 7.00p.m .: Kathleen (Anniversary), Jack & Eamon Maughan;

Gerard Connor (Anniversary); Willie Barrett

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Antonia Langan (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: Geraldine Dunican

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Nuala Delaney



Saturday Vigil: Fiona Timlin, Aoibhe Brogan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Niamh Fox, Jack Doherty