Ballycastle >Local News
13th December '06



The death occurred on Thursday night last of Paddy Winters, Main Street.   Sympathy is extended to his wife Anne, daughters Anne Marie and Agnes, son Padraig, relatives and friends.

The death occurred in Westport last weekend of Brigid McHale ( Mother of Sr. Norrie ).   Sympathy is extended to her family, relatives and friends.

The death occurred on Monday of Johnny McGarry ( late of Kilbride and Glenamoy ).   Sympathy is extended to his wife Molly, his sisters, relatives and friends.   His remains will be brought to St. Brigid's Church this evening and burial will take place tomorrow (Thursday) after 12.00 Requiem Mass.


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Margaret Higgins ( nee Loftus ) late of Keerglen and Leeds.

May their souls rest in peace.


Congratulations to Tommy and Sarah Doherty on the birth of their son.


Table Quiz

A Table Quiz in aid of Christmas Lights Fund will take place in Healy's on Friday 15th December at 9.30p.m.   Tickets for a Christmas Hamper are on sale in Phil Healy's and John Burkes and the draw will take place in Healy's on the night of the Table Quiz.  


Christmas Lights were switched on in the town on Friday 8th .



No.'s drawn on Saturday 9th December ‘06 were:    9.   13.   16.   24.    No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at €3,100.   Next draw in Healys.

Five envelopes drawn :

Frances Lavin, Rathlacken

Phil Healy, Main Street

Michael Walsh, Doonfeeney

Loretta Munnelly, Ballyglass

Katie & Dessie, c/o Tramps Bar


Sale of Work

A Sale of Work will be held in the Hall on Sunday 17th December after 11.30a.m. Mass.


Night Out


Women's Group Christmas night out will be on Monday next to the ‘Golden Acres', Killala.   All women welcome.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil:   8.15p.m .

Sunday:   11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday:   Tony & Mary McAndrew

Monday 8.00p.m.:   Jack Clifford & Agnes

Tuesday:   Gerry & Emma Healy

Wednesday:   Deceased Tighe Family (Muingreevagh)

Thursday:   Michael & Julia O'Connor & Christina

Thursday 8.00p.m.: Maura Maguire (Month's Mind)

Friday:    Mike McLean

Saturday 10.00a.m.:   Katie Walsh (Anniversary)

Saturday 8.15p.m.:    Sal Gilroy (Rathoonagh)

Sunday 11.30a.m.:   Peter & Mary Sweeney (Cappagh)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil:   Cauleen Barrett

Sunday:    Jerome Chambers



Saturday Vigil:   Mary Kenny

Sunday:    Nuala Delaney


Adoration :   (Tuesday)

7.00p.m.:   Liz Winters, Rose Lavelle

7.30p.m.:   Molly McGarry, Mary Walsh

8.00p.m.:   Eileen Grier, Mary Boyle

8.30p.m.: John Caulfield, John Morgan


Community Care:

Cook:   Anne McDonnell

Driver:   Anne McDonnell