Ballycastle >Local News
1st May '19

Lotto Jackpot €11,500

No's drawn on 29th April: 16. 25. 28. 30.

€100 winner: Carmel Moyles, Lacken



50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Bridie Farrell, last week's winner (€201).


Winners of the tickets to the Mayo v New York game were:

Paul Madden, Michéal McDonnell, Shane Kiely and Pat Walsh.



North Mayo Junior A Championship:

Kilcommon v Ballycastle on Sunday 5th May at 12noon.



Mayo Senior Football League Rd 4: Ballycastle: 2–10; Westport St. Patricks: 1-16.



The death occurred on Sunday 28th April of Anne Tighe (nee Langan), Kilbride, Ballycastle.

Sympathy is extended to her husband Martin, son Paul, daughter Claire, brother Benny, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of John Murphy, who died recently in England (Brother of Catherine O'Boyle and Pauline McNulty, Belderrig).

May he rest in peace.


Seaview Place Reunion

Seaview Place Reunion will take place on Saturday 4th May, starting with a Mass for deceased residents, followed by a tree planting ceremony to commemorate 34 years of Seaview Place . After the formal ceremonies we hope to have a BBQ with Music and some entertainment for the children. 
All present and past residents and their families are invited to attend.
Contact Máirtin Flannery or Annette Garry for more details


Ballinglen Exhibition


Jane Goldman "Pools of Deep Time: 25 years at The Ballinglen Arts Foundation" opens in

The Ballinglen Gallery on Sunday 12th May from 12pm. Exhibition runs till 10th June. 

Everyone Welcome, Refreshments Served.

The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle Co. Mayo F26 X5N3 Tel: 096 43184



Fianna Fáil Function in Seaview Lounge, Ballycastle on Friday 17th May. Local Candidate Eamon Moore will attend.

Music by Pete Carden. Refreshments will be served. Raffle and Spot Prizes. All welcome.


Drama Society

Downpatrick Headers Drama Society would like to thank all of those who participated in their Good Friday Table Quiz held in the Ballycastle Community Hall on Good Friday. A Great Good Friday was had by all and your support is much appreciated.



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 6th May at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €500 in 55 no's or less.


First Communion

First Communion in Ballycastle will be on 12th May at 11.30a.m. Mass.


Athletic Club

Ballycastle A.C. athletics training every Saturday morning at 10am, meet at the Community Hall, anyone from junior infants to adults can come out and join us to get fit in a fun and non-competitive environment.


Craft Shop/Tourist Information

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

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


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.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 11.00a.m: People of the Parish

Wednesday 12.00noon: Funeral Mass for Anne Tighe

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Private Intention

Friday 7.00p.m.: Thomas, Bridget & Martin Healy

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Deceased Members of Gilroy family, Catherine Lynn, Eithne Glynn &

Harry Joynt (Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Michael & Elizabeth Scott


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Seán Callaghan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Nuala Delaney



Saturday Vigil: B. Langan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: S. Murphy



Saturday Vigil: Emily Loftus, Fiona Timlin, Seán Timlin

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Cillian & Shauna Scott, Orla Tighe