Ballycastle >Local News
12th September '07



Congratulations and best wishes to Noel Kelly, Muingelly, Ballycastle and Louise O'Shea, Co. Kerry who were married on Friday last.


No's drawn on Saturday 8th September '07 were:   2.   11.   18.   21.    No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 7,000euro.    Next draw in Katie Macs.

Five envelopes drawn:

Brendan Langan, Ballyknock

Patrick Conmy, Ballymacue

Éilis & Máire McCann, Belderrig

P. J. McCann, Belderrig

Tony Doores, Doonadoba



In ideal weather conditions in Tom Langan Langan Park, Ballycastle on Sunday last, Ballycastle defeated

Kilfian in the Welcome Inn Senior League game.  

Score at half-time was Ballycastle: 1-4;   Kilfian: 1-2.

Final score was Ballycastle:   2 – 11;   Kilfian: 1 – 5.

Ballycastle Team :   Jason O'Neill, Anthony Tighe, Darren Madden, Jonathan McNulty, J. P. Guiheen, Padraig Madden, Gerard Nealon, Shane Healy (0-5), Daniel Forde, Declan Caulfield (0-2),

Fergus Tighe (0-3), Simon Barrett, Patrick Tighe (1-0 Penalty), Aodhán Tighe, Patrick McNulty (0-1).

Subs :   Daniel Breslin for Darren Madden;  Michael Jackson (1-0) for Patrick McNulty;

Dermot Earley for Simon Barrett;   Mark Gaughan for J.P. Guiheen;   Brian Healy for Aodhán Tighe.


Fixtures :

U-18 (11-a-side) Championship Quarter Finals:   Lahardane v Ballycastle on Saturday 15th September at 12.00noon.


Junior team have 2 games left to play   - home game against Achill and an away game against Belmullet.   Dates to be arranged.


Ballycastle also have to play Killala in the North Mayo Junior Championship Semi-Final (date to be arranged).



Yoga classes (10week classes) commencing in the Resource Centre, Ballycastle on Wednesday 26th September.   Morning Class of Gentle Yoga for the less supple bodies from 10.30a.m. – 12.00midday.   Evening Class for ongoing and beginners from 8.00p.m. – 9.30p.m.

Wear loose comfortable clothing.   Bring Yoga mat and rug or small blanket for relaxation.

Fee:   120euro for 10 weeks payable at beginning of course.  

Tutor:   Ishtar, Colour therapist, teacher of Yoga and Dancing the Rainbow.  

Booking and Enquiries to Ishtar at 096 – 34901 or 086-1600964.


Art Exhibition

An Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings by Pete Harrison, will be officially opened by Sinead Quinn, Pharmacist on Friday 21st September in the Resource Centre Gallery, Ballycastle.    Open Invitation.    All welcome.   The Exhibition will run until 5th October '07.


Mother & Toddler Group

Mother & Todler Group resumes in Ballycastle Resource Centre on Friday mornings from

9.30a.m. – 12.00noon.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil:   8.15p.m .

Sunday:   11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday:   Johnny McDonnell ( Behy ) & Deceased Family

Tuesday:    William & Barbara Barrett

Wednesday 8.00p.m.:   Bridget Breslin & Grier Family ( Muingelly )

Thursday 12.00noon:   National School Beginning of Year Mass

Thursday 8.00p.m.   Peter Doherty ( Knockaun )

Friday:    Anthony & Dolours   O'Horo

Saturday Vigil:   Michael McGarry ( Anniversary ) & Deceased Family

Sunday 11.30a.m.:   Patrick & Mary Kate Munnelly


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil:   Paddy Kelly

Sunday:    Aidan Tighe



Saturday Vigil:   George O'Grady

Sunday:    Mary Hefferon



7.00p.m.:   Mary Hefferon, Breege Gardiner

7.30p.m.:   Anne Winters, Peggy Burke

8.00p.m.:   Bridie Farrell, Miriam Burke

8.30p.m.:   Anne & P. J. Madden


Community Care:

Cook:   Susan Tighe

Driver:   Aidan Tighe