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16th December '09

Table Quiz

Winners of the Table Quiz in Healys on Friday last were:

1st : Ellen & Mike Stagg, Margaret Kelly, Maeve Dunne

2nd : Eddie Keigher, Peter Burke, Seamus Ormsby, Vincent Tomas

Raffle winners:

1st : Jacqueline Tuohill

2nd : John Hegarty

3rd : Bridie Tomas




No's drawn on Saturday 12th December '09 were: 2. 15. 17. 18. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 18,800euro. Next draw in Healys.

Five envelopes drawn:

Claire Tighe, Ballina

Paddy Murphy   , Banagher

Lorna Hunt, Ballycastle

Patricia Forde, Rathlacken

John & Bridie Maughan, Castletown


Promotor's Draw was won by O'Gradys.


Carol Service


National School Carol Service in St. Brigid's Church, Ballycastle on Thursday 17th at 7.00p.m. All welcome.



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Victor Turner who died in Cavan (Father of Wanda O'Neill, Muingreevagh).


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Agnes Kenny (nee Langan) who died recently (sister of the late Jack Langan, Ballyknock).


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Chris McNulty who has died in England (brother of Attie McNulty, Seaview).

May they rest in peace.


Ballycastle Golf Society

Next outing is on Monday December 28th in Belmullet Golf course.   Limited places left. Anyone interested please contact Eddie Keigher 086-3618595 or Vincent Tomas 087-7719359.

Beginners and visitors welcome. 



The annual Race Night was held in Belderrig Bay Hotel on Saturday on Saturday 12th . A special word of thanks to all who sold horses and sponsored the event. The event was a huge success.


The Annual St. Stephen's Day game will be the '02 team v '09 team at 1.00p.m. in the pitch. All are welcome.


Ballycastle GAA Annual General Meeting will take place on Sunday 27th December at 12.30p.m. in the Resource Centre.


The Annual Presentation Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday 30th January '10 . More details later.


The Annual Card Game will be held on Wednesday 17th February '10 in the Community Hall.


Over 50's Club


Exercises in the Daycare Centre will resume on Wednesday 13th January at 10.30a.m. New members welcome.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m.

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: Bridget & Tom Ruane (Ballykinlettra)

Tuesday: Katie Walsh

Wednesday: Peter & Mary Sweeney (Cappagh)

Thursday: Sal Gilroy (Rathoonagh)

Friday 8.00p.m. : Paddy & Leigh Langan

Saturday 12.00noon: Johnny McGarry (Anniversary)

Saturday Vigil 8.15p.m. : John Donnelly (Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Collins & Meyler Families


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Mary Hefferon

Sunday: Aidan Tighe



Saturday Vigil: Eileen Grier

Sunday: Florrie McBrien



Saturday Vigil: Cian Barrett, Martin Sweeney

Sunday: Katie Jackson, Seán Murphy



7.00p.m. : Anne & Paddy McDonnell

7.30p.m. : Cauleen Barrett, Peggy Burke

8.00p.m. : Anne Carey, Bridget Langan

8.30p.m. : Anne Scott, Eileen Tighe


Community Care:

Cook: Eileen Grier

Driver: John Grier