Ballycastle >Local News
18th August '10

                                                      An AED Defibrillator is located in Ballycastle Community Hall

                                                      In the event of a person collapsing and becoming unresponsive:

                                                      1. Call 999 (landline) or 112 (mobile)

                                                      2. Call local Defibrillator Responder on

                                                         A) 086-257-6771 or B) 086-257-6772

                                                      3. Start CPR immediately while awaiting responder and emergency                                                            services.


Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Una Maughan, Castletown and Thomas Prendergast, Claremorris who were married in St. Brigid's Church, Ballycastle on Saturday 14 th August.



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Brendan Brogan, Bohernasup, Ballina who died on Saturday 14th August (Brother of Barbara Kelly, Carrowcubic).




No's drawn on Saturday 14th August were: 23. 24. 26. 30. No Jackpot winner. Jackpot now stands at €1,400. Next Draw in Katie Macs.

Five Envelopes drawn:

Eileen Healy, Ballycastle

A. & M. Dunne, Ballycastle

Josie Irwin, Moygownagh

Sheila Clarke, Clydagh

Mary O'Boyle, Ballycastle



Ballycastle defeated Mayo Gaels on Saturday evening last with the final score:

Ballycastle: 3 – 11; Mayo Gaels: 1 – 13.

Ballycastle Team:

Jason O'Neill, Paul Whelan, Daniel Forde, J.P. Guiheen, John Carey, Tom Gaughan, Daniel Breslin, Anthony Tighe, Shane Forde (3-1), Declan Caulfield, Fergus Tighe, Joe Tighe, Shane Healy (0-5f), Patrick Tighe, (0-1), Dermot Kelly (0-4 (2f)).

Subs: Shane McHale for Tom Gaughan; Brian Healy for Joe Tighe;

Padraig Madden for Brian Healy (injured).


Outdoor Mass

Sunday 22nd August: Doonfeeney Cemetery at 6.00p.m.


Ballycastle Golf Society

Next Outing Saturday August 28th in Enniscrone anyone interested please contact Eddie Keigher 086-3618595 or Vincent Tomas 087-7719359


Art Exhibition

Ballycastle Women's Art Group Annual Art Exhibition ‘Beyond Horizons' remains open Monday – Friday from 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m. Tel: 096-43946.


Community Hall

Anyone wishing to book the Hall for meetings or activities, contact Breda McNulty at 086-0644114.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m.

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: Thomas, Winifred, Christopher & Tommy Murphy

Tuesday: Agnes & Martin Langan (Late of Kilbride)

Wednesday 8.00p.m. : Patsy Keane ( Heathfield)

Thursday: Margaret Morrison

Friday 10.00a.m. : Deceased Grier Family

Friday 8.00p.m. : John Caulfield

Saturday 8.15p.m. : Pat & Tessie Maughan

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Tony & Mary Kate Dunleavy


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Paddy Kelly

Sunday: Seán Callaghan



Saturday Vigil: Mary Jo McNicholas

Sunday: Florrie McBrien



Saturday Vigil: Alanna Hefferon. Róisín Hefferon

Sunday: Aideen Grier, Shane Grier



7.00p.m. : Bernie Chambers, Mauretti Bn. Uí Fhlatharta

7.30p.m. : Breda McNulty, Peggy Flannery

8.00p.m. : Bridie Farrell, Miriam Burke

8.30p.m. : Susan Tighe, Peggy Tighe