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21st August '19

Lotto Jackpot €13,100

No's drawn on 19th August: 3. 4. 12. 21.

€100 winner: Francie Ruane, Ballycastle


Drama Group

Downpatrick Headers Drama Group presents Bernard Farrell's ‘Canaries' The Hilarious Classic Comedy directed by Emma Jackson in Ballycastle Community Hall this Friday August 23rd & Saturday 24th at 8pm. Doors open from 7pm.

Refreshments served. Tickets at the door – adults €10, children €5.

A guaranteed fun night to be had by all and remember ...“ A day without laughter is a day wasted”



Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Fiona Tighe, Shanaghy, Ballycastle and

Kevin McDonnell, Killala who were married in St. Bridget's Church, Ballycastle on Saturday 17th August.




Mayo Senior League Div. 4:

Ballintubber: 3-22; Ballycastle: 0-3.


50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Darren Madden, last week's winner (€205).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Agnes Josephine Munnelly (Joey),

Garden Hill, Killala who died recently (former teacher in Stella Maris Secondary School, Ballycastle).

May she rest in peace.


Outdoor Mass

Mass will be celebrated in Kilbride Cemetery on Tuesday 20th August at 7.00p.m.



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 26th August at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €400 in 45 no's or less.



Vacancy exists for staff in Tourist Office/Craft Shop, Ballycastle.

Rural Social Scheme criteria applies. Contact the Supervisor on 087-9226615.


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

Starting on 31st August the Vigil Mass in Ballycastle will be at 7.00p.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 7.00p.m.: Mass in Kilbride Cemetery

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Jim & Theresa Healy (Carrowmacshane)

Thursday 11.30a.m.: Paddy Cosgrove (Cloghans)

Friday 11.00a.m.: Kathleen Tighe, Carrowmore (Anniversary)

Saturday 12.00noon: Maureen Sweeney (Month's Mind)

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Bridie Maughan (1st Anniversary); Helen Tighe

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Teresa Collins (1st Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Susan Murphy



Saturday Vigil: Maura Fox

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Gillian Grier



Saturday Vigil: Lorna Tomas, Seán Tighe

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Leona Ruane, Michael Ruane