Ballycastle >Local News
1st August '18



Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Sarah Carey, Doonfeeney and Andrew McMunn who were married in St. Bridget's Church, Ballycastle on Friday 27th July and to

Ciara McAndrew, Ballycastle & Michael Ruane who were married in St. Bridget's Church, Ballycastle on Saturday 28th July.


Outdoor Mass

Mass will be celebrated in Ballycastle Cemetery on Sunday next, 5th August, at 11.30a.m. (weather permitting).



No's drawn on 30th July were: 4. 6. 9. 26. No Jackpot winner.

Jackpot now €7,600. Next draw in Healys.

Five Envelopes drawn:

Margaret Tomas, Killena

Phil Tomas, Ballycastle

Kathleen Boyle, Carrowcubic

Phil Healy, Seaview

Seán, Fiona & Eddie, c/o Healys



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

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

Refreshments served. Everyone welcome.

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

Tel: 096-43184. Email:



Congratulations to P. Gilvarry winner of last week's 50/50 Draw (€193).


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 of €500 in 51 no's or less. Please support.


Craft Shop

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is 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.


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 11.00a.m.: Seán (Anniversary) & Nicola Scott & Deceased Members of Scott & Nealon Families

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Pat & Tessie Maughan

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Deceased Members of the Healy Family (Castletown)

Friday 7.00p.m.: Martin & Eileen Heffernan

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Kathleen, Jack & Eamon Maughan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mass in Ballycastle Cemetery (Weather permitting)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Eileen Grier

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: Mary Walsh

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Nuala Delaney


Saturday Vigil: J. & T. Murphy

Sunday 11.30a.m.: L. Ruane, O. Tighe