Ballycastle >Local News
19th August '09



No's drawn on Saturday 15th August '09 were: 11. 22. 27. 30. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 17,100euro. Next draw will take place in Katie Macs.

Five envelopes drawn:

Padraic Mitchell, Ballycastle

Patrick Golden, Carrowcubic

Brendan Conway, c/o Peggy Tighe

Sinéad, Ciarán, Eóin & Phil, c/o Healys

Kathleen Doocey, c/o Margaret Walsh



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Mrs Evelyn Westrup (nee Munnelly) who died in Suffolk , England (sister of Carmel Cahill , New York and the late Michael F. Munnelly, Joe Munnelly and Catherine Forde).


Outdoor Masses

Sunday 23rd August: Doonfeeney Graveyard

Sunday 30th August: Kilbride Graveyard




Mayo Junior Football Championship : Kiltimagh v Ballycastle on Saturday 22nd August at 6.30p.m. in Knockmore.

Bord na n-Óg U-13 League: Naomh Pádraig v Ballintubber on Monday 24th at 7.00p.m.


Art Exhibition

Ballycastle Women's Art Group 12th Annual Exhibition ‘Solas' continues in the Resource Centre, Ballycastle.

The Resource Centre is open Monday – Friday from 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m.

Tel: 096-43946/43407.


Mayo VEC

A 10-week Course ‘Environment and Local Community' to be held in Belderrig Study Centre. This course will be looking at the natural resources of the North Mayo area and how they can help to sustain local communities.

Topics will include:

The North Mayo landscape

Place-names and language

Eco Tourism, Hill Walking, Guiding


Natural History

A North Mayo Geo-park?

The course aims to develop an understanding of the environmental issues and opportunities for rural communities in North Mayo.

For further information please contact: Marion Cusack at 096-71652


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m .

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday:   Holy Souls

Tuesday 8.00p.m. : Maureen Little

Wednesday 8.00p.m. : Patsy Keane

Thursday: Tom, Annie & Mai Loughney

Friday 8.00p.m. : Michael & Margaret Ruane

Saturday Vigil: Mai Commins

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Deceased Winters Family


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Breege Gardiner

Sunday: Michael Kelly



Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday: Florrie McBrien



Saturday Vigil: Susan McGinty, Tommy Timlin, Andrew Healy

Sunday: Richard Tighe, Patrick Gaughan, Dean Stadler



No Adoration. Mass at 8.00p.m.


Community Care:

Cook : Maura Healy

Driver: Annette Garry