Ballycastle >Local News
20th January 2010


The death occurred on Friday 15th of Anne Winters (nee Connor), Main Street , Ballycastle. Sympathy is extended to her daughters Marie and Agnes, son Padraig, brothers Gerard (Crott), John (Galway) & Willie (Sligo), her relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.




No's drawn on Saturday 16th January '10 were: 6. 8. 12. 22.    No Jackpot winner.  Jackpot now stands at €19,300. Next draw in Polkes.

Five envelopes drawn:

Mary Mc Donnell, Behy

David Sweeney, Killeen

Phil & Jack Hunt, Carrowcubic

Jackson Family, Sea Road

Mia & Seán Tighe, Shanaghy, Ballycastle


Church gate Collection

Irish Pilgrimage Trust Church gate collection on Saturday 30th January and Sunday 31st January. Money raised is to send children with special needs to Lourdes .


Retirement Function


Retirement Function for Tony D'Arcy will be held in the Downhill Hotel, Ballina on Saturday 20th March. More details later.

West Coast Vintage Society


West Coast Vintage Society Dinner Dance in the Diamond Coast Hotel, Enniscrone, on Saturday 27th February at 8.30p.m. Sharp. Music by ‘The Duets'. Tickets €25 available from Cecil Jackson 096-43888 or Aishling Ruddy 087-9915434.




Ballycastle GAA annual Presentation Social in Ballycastle Community Hall on Saturday 30th January at 8.30pm . Tickets costing €25 on sale locally or from Club Members. Music on the night by Country Boy. Belderrig Bay Hotel are providing the catering and full bar.


Engine & Tractor Club

Mayo North Old Engine & Tractor Club Annual Dinner Dance on Friday 5th February 2010 in Hineys Upper Deck, Crossmolina. Tickets available from Seán Healy, Ballycastle 096-43018 or Peter Langan, Ballyknock 096-43280. Music by ‘The Duets'.


Ballycastle Golf Society

Next Outing Saturday January 30th in Enniscrone.



Bingo continues every Monday night at 8.30p.m. in Ballycastle Community Hall.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m.

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday 12.00 noon : Anne Winters (Funeral Mass)

Monday 8.00p.m. : James & Elizabeth Earley

Tuesday: Margaret Bourke

Wednesday: Teresa Healy & Ann Flaherty (Carrowmacshane)

Thursday: Peter Gardiner

Friday: Seán Scott

Friday 8.00p.m. : John & Kathleen Forde

Saturday 12.00noon: Jimmy Flynn (Month's Mind)

Saturday Vigil 8.15p.m. : Willie Grier

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Frank Scanlon (Anniversary) & Margaret


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday: Seán Callaghan



Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday: Aidan Tighe



Saturday Vigil: Tommy Timlin, Seán Murphy

Sunday: Aideen Grier, Shane Grier



7.00p.m. : Rose Lavelle, Mary Anne Sweeney

7.30p.m. : Mary Walsh, Mary Boyle

8.00p.m. : Rita Langan, John Morgan

8.30p.m. : Margaret Walsh, Mary Timlin


Community Care:

Cook: Dolores McAndrew

Driver: Michael Conmy