Ballycastle >Local News
17th September '08



No's drawn on Saturday 13th September '08 were: 2. 9. 20. 27. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 12,300euro.  Next draw in McNamees.

Five envelopes drawn:

Maureen Healy, Seaview Place

John Coultry, Belderrig

Ciaran Jordan, Killerduff

Jim & Breege Meyler, Carrowcubic

SPA Lavin, Rathlacken


Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Bairbre Uí Fhlatharta, Carraroe, Galway who died last weekend (Mother of Mairtín, Carrowcubic).


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Jack Horan who died recently in England (Brother of Kathleen Donnelly, Dominick Street).



Ballycastle G.A.A. Club will be bag-packing in Dunnes Stores on Thursday 18th September from 11.00p.m. – 9.00p.m. , Friday 19th from 11.00a.m. – 9.00p.m. and Saturday 20th from 11.00a.m. – 9.00p.m. Lots of help needed from parents and players.


An important meeting will take place on Saturday 20th September at 9.00p.m. in the Resource Centre concerning the future of underage teams in the club. All members or interested parties are asked to attend.


Coffee Morning

Coffee Morning, in aid of Mayo/Roscommon Hospice, in Phil Healy's on Thursday 18th September.



Ballycastle/Belderrig Development Company meeting on Wednesday 24th September at 9.00p.m. in the Resource Centre.


Community Care AGM will be held on Friday 26th September at 9.00p.m. in the Hall.

West Coast Vintage Society

West Coast Vintage Society have donated 3000euro to local groups and chairities, from the proceeds of their Field Day held on 25th May.  Ten organisations were selected:  Mayo/Roscommon Hospice,

St. John's Church, Ballycastle, 'Kiddies Korner' Playschool, Christmas Lights fund, Tidy Towns,

Sr. Mary McNulty, Tanzania, St. Brigid's Church, Ballycastle, Community Care, Women's Group and Mary Murphy's School of Dancing.


Gym Instructor

Lacken Enterprise Centre are looking for a part-time Gym Instructor for one night a week, starting

7th October until 31st March '09 . For further details contact 096-34961.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m .

Sunday: 11.30a.m.

Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday: No Mass

Wednesday: No Mass

Thursday 8.00p.m. : Anthony & Dolours O'Horo

Friday 12.00noon: Beginning of Year Mass for National School

Saturday Vigil: Michael McGarry (Anniversary) & Deceased Family

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Nora Healy (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Breege Gardiner

Sunday: Mary Boyle



Saturday Vigil: Michael A. O'Connor

Sunday: Aidan Tighe



7.00p.m. : Loreto Munnelly, Maureen Healy

7.30p.m. : Bernie Healy, Mary McDonnell

8.00p.m. : Philomena Hunt, Anne Healy

8.30p.m. : Teresa McHale, Teresa Collins


Community Care:

Cook: Mary Bilbow

Driver: Seamus Bilbow