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21st October '09

Ballycastle GAA

An open invitation is extended to the official opening and blessing of the Colm Kenny Memorial Stand and the Tom Grier Clubhouse on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of Tom Langan Park. The event will take place on
Sunday 1st November 2009 at 2pm . Fr Sean Killeen will perform the ceremony. To mark the occasion, a challenge match will take place between the North Mayo Junior champions 2002 and the present Ballycastle team. Refreshments will be served afterwards in the parish hall. Everyone is invited to the event.



The death occurred at the weekend of Paddy Gardiner, Knockaun, Ballycastle. Sympathy is extended to his wife Breege, sons Joe, Michéal, Andrew and Padraig, daughters Margaret , Lorraine , Patricia, Geraldine, Deirdre and Una, brother Andy, sisters, grandchildren, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.


Fashion Show

Fashion Show, in aid of ‘Kiddies Korner' on Friday 6th November in Ballycastle Hall. Doors open at 7.30p.m. Show commences at 8.00p.m. sharp. Tickets €10 on sale now.


Art Exhibition ‘09

Some paintings from this years Women's Group Annual Art Exhibition can be seen on the Tourist Information page on this website.




North Mayo Minor C Football Championship: Cill Chomáin v Ardmoy on Saturday 24th October at 4.00p.m. in Ballycastle.



No's drawn on Saturday 17th October'09 were: 11. 22. 25. 29. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 18,000euro. Next draw will take place in Healys.

Five envelopes drawn:

Raymond Tighe, Carrowmore

Michael Healy, Moyney

Francie Ruane, Dublin

Annette Bourke, Annaghmore

Mary Carden, Moyney

Social Dancing

Social Dancing (waltz, jive, quickstep etc) continues in Ballycastle Hall on Friday nights from 9.00p.m. – 11.00p.m. All welcome.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m.

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 12.00noon: Funeral Mass for Paddy Gardiner

Wednesday: No Mass

Thursday: No Mass

Friday: No Mass

Saturday Vigil 8.15p.m. : John, Mary & Tom Scott (Ballykinlettra)

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Joe Langan


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Tommy Carey

Sunday: Jerome Chambers



Saturday Vigil: George O'Grady

Sunday: Florrie McBrien



Saturday Vigil: Saoirse O'Connor, Kate Loftus

Sunday: Katie Jackson, Emma Maughan



7.00p.m. Bernie Chambers, Mauretti Bn. Uí Fhlatharta

7.30p.m. : Breda McNulty, Peggy Flannery

8.00p.m. : Bridie Farrell, Miriam Burke

8.30p.m. : Susan Tighe, Peggy Tighe


Community Care:

Cook : Dolores McAndrew

Driver: Michael Conmy