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14th April '05



Welcome Inn Hotel Mayo GAA Football League:   Ballycastle: 1 – 13;   Ballycroy: 2 – 1

Ballycastle Team :   Mairtín Flannery, Martin Hefferon, Colm Doherty, Kieran Doherty, Steven Tighe, Daniel Forde, Paul O'Connor, Donal McLean (0-5), Fergus Tighe, Fergal O'Connor, Aodhan Tighe (0-1), Shane Forde (1-2), Brian Healy (0-1), John Madden, Declan Caulfield.

Subs :   Simon Barrett (0-2) for Fergal O'Connor, Shane Healy for Brian Healy, Gerard Nealon for Declan Caulfield, Shane Breslin (0-2) for Fergus Tighe, Martin Gardiner for Aodhan Tighe.



U-16 League:

Ballycastle: 0-2; Lahardane:   2 – 4


U-14 League

Ballycastle were defeated by Ardmoy on Tuesday evening.

Ballycastle Team :   Jason Healy, Colm Doherty, Keith Gary, Katie Barrett, Patrick Healy, Catherine Golden, Michéal Forde, Fergus Forde, Jennifer Tighe, Dermot Kelly, Padraig Murphy, Stephen O'Neill, David Sweeney.

Subs : Alex Keane, Rachel Healy



Junior (Welcome Inn League): Ballycastle v Ballintubber on Sunday 24th April at 2.30p.m.

U-16 League:   Round Towers v Ballycastle on Thursday April 14th at 7.00p.m.

U-18 League Rd 3 :   Ballycastle v Tuar Mhic Eadaigh on Friday April 15th at 7.00p.m.



Tidy Towns

Tidy Towns Annual Social on Friday 22nd April in the Seaview Lounge at 10.00pm.    Music by Grace Kelly.   Sponsors needed for Raffle.   Please support.



Art Exhibition

Exhibition of paintings by Ishtar, Theme “Seed of Creation” on Friday 22nd April at 7.30p.m. in the Resource Centre Art Gallery, Main Street, Ballycastle.     Exhibition will be opened by Fr. Peter O'Brien, P.P. Kilfian & Shona Golden, Artist & Teacher.    Admission free.   All welcome.   The Exhibition will continue until Friday 13th May.  

Gallery opening times Monday – Friday 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m.



'Sonic Reducer'

New Band 'Sonic Reducer' are playing in Healy's on Saturday night next.  A good night guaranteed.


Yoga Classes

Gentle Yoga on Wednesday mornings at 10.30a.m.   Classes for beginners and ongoing on Wednesdays from 8.00 – 9.00p.m.   Course to run for 4 – 5 weeks in Ballycastle Resource Centre.   Contact Ishtar at 096 – 43937.



Numbers drawn on 9th April '05 were:   10.   22.   24.   29.

No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now   €10,900.   Next draw in Katie Macs.

Five Envelopes drawn:

Sharona O'Toole, Seaview Place

Anona O'Conor, Sea Road

Chris & Kathleen, c/o Seaview Lounge

Jackie Walsh, Sligo

Annie Kate Munnelly, Main Street



Set Dancing

Set dancing in McNamee's every Wednesday   at 9.30pm. All welcome.



Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil:   8.00p.m.

Sunday:   11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday:    Mary McDonnell ( Doonfeeney ) & Deceased Family

Tuesday:   John James & Sarah Burke

Wednesday:   Holy Souls

Thursday:   People of the Parish

Friday:     No Mass

Saturday 10.00a.m:   No Mass

Saturday Vigil:   John T. Gardiner ( Anniversary )

Sunday 11.30a.m.:   Pat Hopkins ( Anniversary )


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil:   Paddy Kelly

Sunday: Seamus O'Connor



Saturday Vigil: George O'Grady

Sunday: Mary Hefferon


Adoration : (Tuesday)

7.00p.m.:   Mary Anne Sweeney, Josie Noone

7.30p.m.:   Cauleen Barrett, Peggy Burke

8.00p.m.   Anne Carey, Bridget Langan

8.30p.m.   Margaret Walsh, Mary Timlin


Community Care:

Cook:    Susan Tighe

Driver:   Aidan Tighe