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  1st November '23

25 Card Drive

Ballycastle GAA 25 Card Drive in Ballycastle Community Hall on

Sunday 5th November at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.00pm.

€1400 in Prizes. Ladies Prize and Buyer's Prize. Spot Prizes and Raffle.




Junior B Football Championship County Final:

Achill : 0 – 14; Ballycastle: 1 -7


Card Game:

Ballycastle G AA card game on Tuesday nights at 8pm in the clubhouse.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Jim Breslin, last weekend's winner (€305) and to

online Bank Holiday Draw winner (€100 voucher) Mary Maughan.

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Healys Bar, Donnelly's Village Store, Seaview Lounge, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the brothers, sisters, relatives and friends of John James Hoban, Ratheskin, Kilfian and Suífinn Way, Ballycastle who died recently.

May he rest in peace.


Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Paddy Tighe, Kilburn, London and late of Rathoonagh, Ballycastle who died recently.

May he rest in peace.


Belderrig Community Centre

John Hoban's Music Circle in Belderrig Community Centre on November 7th.

A bus will run from Ballycastle area to this event.

Please ring to book your seat - 087 1857280. All welcome.


A series of Craft Taster Workshops will run in Belderrig Community Centre in November.

The line up of activities is:

Nov 6th – Songwriting with Rosie Connolly

Nov 13th – Felting with Angelika Dunne

Nov 20th – Willow Weaving with Tom Delaney

Nov 27th – Wood Whittling a pen with LMA Designs

Workshops will run from 6.30-8.30pm. Booking is essential.

Please ring Maria on 087 1857280 to learn more or book a place.


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 7.00p.m.

Eve of All Saints Day


Wednesday 11.30a.m: All Saints Day.

Teresa (Anniversary) & Jim O'Donnell, Gerry O'Donnell

Margaret Cavish (1st Anniversary)


Thursday 11.30a.m.: All Souls Day.

Faithful Departed


Thursday 7.00p.m. All Souls Day.

Faithful Departed


Friday 11.00a.m:

Faithful Departed


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Peter Sweeney (Anniversary)

Peter (Anniversary) & Ann Harrison & deceased Harrison, Carey & McNulty Families

John Donnelly (Anniversary) & deceased family members


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Agnes & Jack Doherty (Anniversaries)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Martina Gardiner

Sunday: Mary Carden



Saturday Vigil: Ciarán Kenny

Sunday: Margaret Burke




Wednesday 10.00a.m: All Saints Day.

Faithful Departed


Thursday 10.00a.m.: All Souls Day.

Faithful Departed


Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Frank & Ellen Healy & deceased family members