Ballycastle >Local News
13th February '19



Lotto Jackpot €10,400

No's drawn on 11th February: 6. 9. 15. 22.    €100 winner: Anne Ormsby, Killena.

Jackpot now €10,400. Next draw in Healys.




Ballycastle play Ballycroy in the semi-final of the Winter League on Saturday 16th February at 3.00p.m.

in Tom Langan Park, Ballycastle.



North Mayo Winter League: Ballycastle: 1 – 14; Kiltane: 1 – 07.


50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Megan Garry, last week's winner (€212).


The death occurred on 5th February of Margaret Langan (nee O'Brien), Ballyknock, Ballycastle and late of Tralee, Kerry (wife of the late Frank Langan). Sympathy is extended to her daughters Anne and Frances, grandchildren, sisters, brother, brother-in-law Tony Langan, Ballyknock, extended family, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace.


The death occurred on February 8th of Bridget Cunninghan (nee Healy), Castlebar and late of Goola, Glenamoy. Sympathy is extended to her husband and family, her sister Peggy Tighe, Muingreevagh, sisters, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends. May she rest in peace


Sympathy is also extended to Bridget Langan, Doonfeeney on the death of her nephew Seamus Ryan. May he rest in peace


Drama Society

Life is full of Drama...Play your part & join The Downpatrick Headers Drama Society at their inaugural meeting on Thursday 21 February 2019 in Ballycastle Community Hall at 8.30pm. Aspiring Thespians,

has being Actors and Chancers are all welcome.  For further info contact Thomas at or text/ph 0831607527.



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 18th February at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €400 in 45 no's or less.


Dates for your diary

Confirmation in Ballycastle on 7th April

First Communion in Ballycastle on 12th May


Athletic Club

Ballycastle A.C. athletics training every Saturday morning at 10am, meet at the Community Hall, anyone from junior infants to adults can come out and join us to get fit in a fun and non-competitive environment.


Craft Shop/Tourist Information

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is open Monday – Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


Burkes of Ballycastle

Burkes of Ballycastle accommodation now open.

Apartments and hostel accommodation for rent. 

Contact us on 0864684917, e-mail   and our website  


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

Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Annie Kate Munnelly & Liz Winters

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Friday 11.00a.m.: Phil Hunt

Saturday 12.00noon: John Deane (Month's Mind)

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Mary, John, Sarah, Veronica, Bea & Seán Carey

& the Deceased Members of the Sweeney Family, Killerduff
Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary (Anniversary) & Michael T. Walsh


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Breege Gardiner

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Boyle



Saturday Vigil: Caroline Nealon

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: Sam Kelly, Emily Loftus

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Leona Ruane, Mia Tighe