Ballycastle >Local News
  19th April '23


Ballycastle Post Office

Ballycastle's new Post Office opened on Monday in Donnelly's Village Store (in the former Secondary School Building). We wish Mary all the best in her new venture.



The death has occurred of Mary Farrell, Fallataggart, Carrowmore-Lacken.

Sympathy is extended to her mother Patsy, her daughters Sarah and Patricia, son John, grandson TJ, sister Regina, brothers Tom and Alec, extended family, relatives, colleagues in An Post, neighbours and friends.

May her gentle soul rest in peace.



25 Card Game

Weekly 25 Card Game in Ballycastle GAA Clubhouse every Tuesday at the new time of 8.30pm.

Tea and refreshments served.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Rosaleen Flannery, last week's winner (€185).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Kiddies Korner

Kiddies Korner AGM will take place on Wednesday 26th April at 7.00pm in the Playschool.

All welcome.


Céide Fields

Céide Fields Centre open 7days a week 10am – 5pm. with last admission 45 minutes before closing.

Free admission on the first Wednesday of the month.


Ballinglen Museum & Art Gallery

The Ballinglen Gallery: Desire Lines | Debbie Dawson & Helle Helsner
Curated by Róísín Foley.
March 16th - April 28th


The Ballinglen Museum of Art: Recent Acquisitions from The Permanent Collection

March 16th - May 30th.

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


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

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.:

Private Intention


Thursday 11.00a.m.:

Private Intention


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

John, Winifred & Breege Keane

Deceased Walsh & Cafferkey Family Members


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Paddy Healy (Anniversary) & Kathleen Healy, Glenurla

Eamon Maughan (Anniversary) & his parents Jack & Kathleen


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Paddy McDonnell

Sunday: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: Ciarán Kenny

Sunday: Margaret Burke




Friday 11.00a.m.:

Paddy Gilvarry


Sunday 10.00a.m.:

People of the Parish