Ballycastle >Local News
  21st June '23


Water Safety

Water Safety classes commence on Lacken Pier on 1st July to 5th July at 1.00pm.

Enrolment on the day and all levels catered for. Enqueries to 096 43180 after 6pm.



25 Card Game

Weekly 25 Card Game in Ballycastle GAA Clubhouse every Tuesday at 8.30pm.

Tea and refreshments served.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Rian Munnelly, last week's winner (€206).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Ballinglen Gallery

The Odyssey and Segment Drawings – Samuel Walsh.

Opened on 17th June and will run until 24th July.


Céide Coast Half Marathon

Céide Coast Half Marathon and 10k Coastal Challenge will take place on Saturday 23rd September

at 12noon. Registration is online only


Céide Fields

Céide Fields Centre open 7 days a week 10am – 6pm. with last admission at 5.15pm.

Free admission on the first Wednesday of the month.


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.


Lough Derg 2023 Pilgrimage Season

Three day Pilgrimage opens Thursday 1st June until Tuesday 15th August (last day to begin Sunday 13th). Adm €80. Booking advised. Concessions available for students, seniors and groups. One day retreats available in May. Adm €45. Booking essential. Concessions available for groups. Contact details . email .

Phone 071 9861518


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 11.00a.m.:

Julia & Michael Connor, Main Street


Wednesday 11.00a.m.:

All who are ill in the community


Thursday 11.00a.m.:

Private Intention


Friday 10.30a.m.:

Scoil Naomh Brid - Mass for the end of the school year and graduation of sixth class


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

People of the Parish


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Kathleen & Tom Grier and Deceased Family Members


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday: Susan Murphy



Saturday Vigil: Maura Fox

Sunday: Gillian Grier




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Margaret Tomas