Mhaigh Eo returns to Ballycastle
May 8-10th , Fleadh Mhaigh Eo, 2009, returns to Ballycastle
this year after a very successful Fleadh in 2008. The Parochial
Hall, Primary School, St Patrick's College (former Convent)
and St John's Hall are the venues where the action will
take place. The Fleadh is an event for young and old but especially
the under eighteen's on Saturday May 9th . This is an opportunity
for these young traditional musicians, singers and dancers
to display their expertise and to fulfil their wish of being
selected to participate in the Connaught Fleadh.
is the day for the over eighteens where the veterans of Irish
music, song and dance do friendly battle with each other for
a place in the Connaught Fleadh. These are the adult performers
who have developed their own personal style of music and by
participating in the Fleadh they are actually handing down
their expertise to the next generation. There are band competitions,
grúpaí ceoil, workshops and Labhairt na Gaeilge
throughout the weekend.
is a concert on Friday 8th in the Community Hall and a Céilí
on Saturday 9th with the Carousel Céilí Band.
death occurred yesterday of Paddy Healy, Glenurla, Ballycastle.
Sympathy is extended to his wife Kathleen, sons John, Liam,
Kevin and Martin, daughter Valerie, sisters Molly McGarry
(Ballycastle) and Breege ( England
) and brother Martin ( Dublin
) . His remains will be brought to Ballycastle
Church this Wednesday evening arriving at 8.00p.m. Mass on
Thursday at 12.00noon with funeral afterwards to Ballycastle
drawn on Saturday 18th April '09 were: 1. 20. 26. 29. No Jackpot
winner so Jackpot now stands at 15,400euro. Next draw will
take place in Lavelles.
Ann Healy, Glencalry
Staff, Main Street
Inn League: Ballycastle: 1 7; Ardmoy: 0 9
League: Naomh Pádraig: 2 10; Crossmolina: 2
League: Naomh Pádraig: 2 6; The Neale: 7 11
League: Naomh Pádraig: 4 13; Ardnaree: 2 8
Inn League: Balla v Ballycastle on Saturday 25th at 7.00p.m.
League : Naomh Pádraig v Claremorris on Friday
24th at 7.00p.m.
League : Naomh Pádraig v Bohola Moy Davitts on
Tuesday 21st at 7.00p.m.
League : St. Gerards v Naomh Pádraig on Thursday
23rd at 7.00p.m.
Classes, with Sue, commence Monday 27th April at 7.00p.m.
in the Resource Centre. Beginners and all welcome.
Care Centre, Suífinn Way . Exercises and Card play
on Tuesday 28th at 10.30a.m. All welcome.
on Monday nights at 8.30p.m.
Nós dancing for beginners on Thursday nights at 9.00p.m.
Vigil: 8.15p.m .
Thomas & Mary Munnelly
Mamie & Jack Gaffney
Michael & Kate Doherty & Jack
Martin & Bridget Tomas
Mary Barrett ( Dominick Street )
Vigil: Maura Munnelly
11.30a.m. : Willie Healy (Anniversary)
Vigil: George O'Grady
Vigil: John Maughan
Vigil: Eve Kelly, Jodie Kelly
David McDonnell, Tommy Timlin
: Breege Gardiner, Mary Hefferon
: Anne Winters, Peggy Burke
: Gabrielle & Des Gribbin
: Anne & P. J. Madden
: Kathleen McDonnell