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18th July '18



No's drawn on 16th July were: 2. 11. 26. 30. No Jackpot winner.

Jackpot now €7,400. Next draw in Healys.

Five Envelopes drawn:

Tom Bourke, Annaghmore

Margaret McHale, Killala

The Early Grandchildren, Laragon

Katie Ruddy, Ballycastle

P. J. McCann, Belderrig


Naomh Padraig

Congratulations to the Naomh Padraig team who won the County U-14C Football Championship Final recently. Naomh Padraig players are from the amalgamation of the 5 Parishes – Ballycastle, Lacken, Killala, Kilfian and Cooneal.



Ruth McDonnell “Available Light” opens in The Ballinglen Gallery on 4th August

7.00pm – 9.00pm and runs until 29th August 2018.

Refreshments served. Everyone welcome.

The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo F26 X5N3.

Tel: 096-43184. Email:



Congratulations to Phil Healy Scott, winner of last week's 50/50 Draw (€218).


New community text on WhatsApp - text your name and number to Máirtin Flannery on 0863225128 if you would like to be added. 



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall continues on Monday at 8.30p.m.

Jackpot starting at €500 in 49 no's or less. Please support.


Craft Shop

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is now open Monday – Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


Athletic Club

Training on Friday evenings 6.30p.m. – 7.45p.m. and Couch to 5K every Saturday morning at 9.45a.m. from the Community Hall.


Cycling Club

Ballycastle Cycling Club spins every Sunday morning at 8am, every ability catered for.


The club's annual weekend away will be in July, when we hope to complete the 180km of the Ring of Kerry. For more details contact Máirtin Flannery.

Community Hall

Opening times for the Gymnasium in Ballycastle Community Hall are:

Monday – Friday 9.00a.m. – 1.00p.m. and 5.00p.m. – 9.00p.m.

Saturday 10.00a.m. – 1.30p.m.

Prices: €5 per visit, €20 per month, €50 for 3 months or €120 per year.


Monday : Bingo at 8.30p.m.

Tuesday: Boys and Girls Basketball from 5.30p.m. – 6.30p.m.

Boys and Girls Indoor Soccer from 6.30p.m. – 7.30p.m.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: Frank Langan (Anniversary)

Wednesday 7.00p.m.: Kate & Martin McDonnell & Deceased Family Members

Thursday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Friday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Michael & Teresa Kenny

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Kathleen (Anniversary) & Paddy Healy


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Seán Callaghan



Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday 11.30a.m.: A. O'Donnell



Saturday Vigil: E. Loftus, J. Heffernan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: E. Touhill, M. Healy