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  14th December '22

Monster Bingo

MONSTER Bingo in Ballycastle Community Hall will now take place on

Monday 19th December at 8.30pm. (Postponed on Monday last because of the bad weather).

Jackpot prize on the night is a guaranteed €1000 plus prizes on lines and corners.

Along with a mega in-house raffle, with hampers, vouchers and lots of prizes, it will be sure to be a great night! 


Nativity Play

Ballycastle National School Christmas Nativity Play will take place on

Monday 19th December at 6.00pm in St. Bridget's Church, Ballycastle.  Everyone welcome.


Carol Service

A Carol Service in St. John's Church, Ballycastle on Sunday 18th December at 6pm.

All are welcome.


Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Olive King, Knock who died recently

(Sister of the late Anna Browne, Main Street, Ballycastle).

 May she rest in peace.

G.A.A. News

Race Night:

Ballycastle GAA Club are holding a Christmas Race Night in Healy's Bar on Saturday 17th December. Recorded races. Lots of competitive fun. First Race at 8.30pm. All welcome.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Marion (Jason O'Neill), last week's winners (€334) and to Aisling Flaherty – online winner of the €75 voucher.

Bonus Draw for online players this Sunday 18th December:

Play our weekend lotto online this weekend and not only have the chance to win the weekly jackpot, but also a €75 one4all shopping voucher. Only players who enter the online lotto will be in the draw for the one4all voucher.

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Post Office, Healy's Pub,

Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Peter Sweeney Cup:

The Annual East v West Christmas match for the Peter Sweeney Cup takes place on St. Stephen's day

at 1pm in Tom Langan Park. All welcome.

Ballycastle Community Hall

Ballycastle Community Hall is available to hire for all functions. For all Hall or Gym bookings please contact 086 0667192, 086 8704125 or 086 1584432.

Monday to Friday 9am – 9pm

Saturday 9am – 1pm

Closed on Sundays.


Church Notices

Christmas Service of Reconciliation:

Tuesday 20th December:

Belderrig Church at 6.00pm

Ballycastle Church at 7.30pm


Weekday Masses will be celebrated at 11.00a.m.


Mass on Saturdays at 7.00p.m. and Sundays at 11.30a.m. in Ballycastle and

on Sunday at 10.00a.m. in Belderrig.


Mass intentions for this week:


Tuesday 11.00a.m.

All who are ill in the Community


Wednesday 11.00a.m.

Brendan Noone (Anniversary) & Deceased Noone & McDonnell Families


Thursday 11.00a.m.

Private Intention


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

John Donnelly & Deceased Horan & Donnelly Families

Alan Doores (Anniversary)

Michael & Katie Walsh

Deceased Stadler, Madden, Gallagher & Hunt Families


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Jim (Anniversary) & Mary McHale


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Ann O'Donnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: M. Gardiner

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Nuala Delaney




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Michael, Katie & Seamus Walsh & Katie Doherty

Bridget, Tom, Padraic, Tommy & Martin Doherty