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20th February '19

Drama Society

Life is full of Drama...Play your part & join The Downpatrick Headers Drama Society at their inaugural meeting on Thursday 21st February 2019 in Ballycastle Community Hall at 8.30pm. Aspiring Thespians, has being Actors and Chancers are all welcome.  For further info contact Thomas at or text/ph 0831607527.

Lotto Jackpot €10,500

No's drawn on 18th February: 5. 7. 8. 10.

€100 winner: Anne McDonnell, Seaview.

Jackpot now €10,500. Next draw in Healys.




North Mayo Winter League Semi Final: Ballycastle: 0 - 09; Ballycroy: 1 - 08.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to P. Gilvarry, last week's winner (€228).



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 25th February at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €425 in 46 no's or less.

Dates for your diary

Confirmation in Ballycastle on 7th April

First Communion in Ballycastle on 12th May


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.


Burkes of Ballycastle

Burkes of Ballycastle accommodation now open.

Apartments and hostel accommodation for rent. 

Contact us on 0864684917, e-mail   and our website  


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 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Wednesday: No Mass

Thursday 7.00p.m.: Michael McHale & Deceased McHale & Moyles Families

Friday 6.00p.m.: Tony Finnerty

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Ann Harrison (Anniversary) & Deceased members of the Tomas Family

(The Bridge)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Anthony O'Donnell (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Anne O'Donnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Louise Kelly



Saturday Vigil: Mary Walsh

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Elizabeth O'Donnell



Saturday Vigil: Cillian Scott, Alexander Smyth

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Keith Carden, Orla Tighe