Ballycastle >Local News
  19th October '22



The death occurred on Tuesday 18th October of Finbar Healy, Carrigaline, Cork and formerly of Glencalry, Mayo.

Sympathy is extended to his wife and family, brothers, sisters, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends (brother of Mauretti Uí Fhlatharta, Carrowcubic).

May he rest in peace.


G.A.A. News


Mayo Junior B Football Championship Semi Final:

Ballycastle: 0 – 9; Achill : 0 – 12.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Tommy & Rita O'Donnell, last week's winners (€247).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Post Office, Healy's Pub,

Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at

Barn Dance

Well done to the Ballycastle Community Hall Events Committee for organising a great night at the Barn Dance.

Congratulations to Samantha Hackett who won the 55” LG Smart TV – top prize in the raffle and to all the other raffle winners on the night.


Tractor Run

West Coast Vintage Society are holding a memorial Tractor Run for Basil Petrie on Sunday 30th October, starting at Killala Community Centre at 11am.

Refreshments afterwards in Gilvarry's Pub, Killala with raffle and spot prizes.

All proceeds going to Cancer Care west.


Ballinglen Gallery

Diane Henshaw “Cloud Drawings” at the Ballinglen Gallery continues until

Friday 18th November. Opening hours: Monday – Friday 12 – 5pm.

Weekends by appointment.


PowerFit Coaching

PowerFit Coaching will be starting keep fit classes in Ballycastle Hall for all levels of fitness.

Please contact 086 1690028 or to sign up.

Ballycastle Community Hall

To book the Hall or Gym please contact 086 3242347, 086 8704125 or 086 1584432.

Only €5 per session, €20 per month or €120 for the year.

Céide Fields

Open daily from 10.00a.m. – 6.00p.m. (last admission 5.15p.m.)

Free admission on the first Wednesday of every month.

Kellie and Emma of Céide Ladle are operating the café every day.


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:


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Anthony, Bridget, Michael, Vincent & Ann Hoban

James & Kathleen Tighe (Carrowmore)


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

People of the Parish


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Carden



Saturday Vigil: Mary Kenny

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Mary & Pat Nallen & Kathleen Cleary

Paddy McHale