na Féile Padraig daoibh go léir. (Happy
St. Patrick's Day to all)
St. Patrick's Day falls on the Monday of Holy Week this year,
it will not be celebrated as a Holyday of Obligation as is
normally done. Instead St. Patrick's Day, this year,
will be celebrated on Saturday 15th March, as a major feast
but not as a Holyday of Obligation. Monday 17th
will still be a Bank Holiday.
defeated Kilcommin in the Mayo GAA Comórtas Peile na
Gaeltachta Tournament in Achill on Saturday last.
score: Ballycastle: 3-10; Kilcommin:
Team : Jason O'Neill, Anthony Tighe, Darren Madden, Daniel
Breslin, John Paul Guiheen, Jonathan McNulty, Gerard Nealon
(0-1), Aodhan Tighe, Shane Healy (0-6), Brian Helay (0-1),
Breslin, Simon Barrett, Patrick McNulty (1-0), Declan Caulfield
(2-2), Daniel Kelly.
: Alan Murphy for Brian Healy; Patrick Healy for Patrick
McNulty, Andrew Tighe for Gerard
the Final on Sunday, in dreadful weather conditions, Ballycastle
were defeated by Achill by 3 points. Final Score: Achill:
0-10; Ballycastle: 0-7.
Team : Jason O'Neill, Anthony Tighe, Padraig Madden,
Daniel Breslin, John Paul Guiheen, Darren Madden, Gerard Nealon,
Shane Healy (0-4 (3f)), Aodhan
Tighe, Brian Healy, Shane Breslin, Simon Barrett, Patrick
McNulty (0-1), Declan Caulfield (0-2), Daniel Kelly.
used : Michael Jackson for Brian Healy
not used: Alan Murphy, Anthony Tighe, Paul Whelan, Patrick
Murphy, Shane McHale, Joseph Tighe, Michéal Forde,
Inn Senior Football League Div. IE, Round 1:
B v Ballycastle on Saturday next (15th ) at 5.00p.m. in Ballintubber.
Inn Senior Football League Div. IE, Round 2:
v Ballinrobe B on Saturday 22nd at 5.00p.m. in Ballycastle.
Semi-Final of the Winter League between Ballycastle and Lacken
has been changed to Monday 17th ( St. Patrick's Day )
at 12.00noon in Lacken.
G.A.A. Club Membership is now due. Adults: 25euro,
Family: 40euro, Student & OAP: 10euro. Contact
Aidan Tighe, Club Treasurer.
is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Teresa
Collins, Ballina who died this week
of Cyril Collins, former Garda Sergeant in Ballycastle).
drawn on Saturday 8th March '08 were: 3. 14.
16. 18. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot
now stands at 9,600euro. Next draw in Healys.
& Máire McCann, Belderrig
Gaughan, Seaview Place
Fashion Show in aid of Ballycastle Community Playschool (
Kiddies Korner ) will be held in Ballycastle Parish
Hall on Friday 11th April commencing at 7.30p.m. Tickets
are on sale at 10euro and support will be appreciated.
Art Group are presenting an exhibition of paintings in Ballina
Library from Wednesday 2nd April to Wednesday 23rd April during
Library opening hours.
Confessions will be held on Saturday 15th before Vigil Mass
( beginning at 7.30.p.m.).
Vigil: 8.15p.m .
8.00p.m.: Kevin Healy ( Anniversary )
8.00p.m.: Willie Donnelly
Mary, Michael & Kate Doherty
8.00p.m.: Paddy Hefferon & Deceased Family
( Feast of St. Joseph )
10.00a.m.: Mass for the Feast of St. Patrick
Vigil: John & Kate Caulfield ( Blessing of
11.30a.m.: Pearse Hegarty ( Anniversary )
Vigil: Paddy Kelly
Vigil: George O'Grady, John Maughan, Mary Kenny
Florrie McBrien, Seamus O'Connor, Seán
Cauleen Barrett, Peggy Burke
Anne Carey, Bridget Langan
Margaret Walsh, Mary Timlin
Driver: Aidan Tighe