Ballycastle >Local News
  22nd December '20

Wishing all readers, at home and abroad, a very happy, peaceful and safe Christmas.


Lotto Jackpot €17,600

No's drawn on 21st December were: 6. 8. 28. 29.

€100 winner: Maureen Healy

Tickets for Ballycastle/Belderrig Development Company Local Lotto are available in John Burkes,

Post Office and Céide Craft Stack.



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of the following who died recently:

Tony Noonan, who died in USA (Brother of the late Eileen Heffernan, Glenurla)

Brendan Noone, who died in England (Brother of Kathleen Noone)

Martin McDonnell, Co. Meath (Brother of the late Mary McDonnell, Ballinglen)

May they rest in peace.



Ballycastle Gym will remain open throughout the Christmas period, with the exception of Christmas Day, St. Stephen's Day and Sunday 27th December. Please contact 089 4067901 for morning bookings and 086 3242347 for evening bookings.


Special offer on Ballycastle Hall Gym membership at the moment –

€100 for year; €60 for 6 months; €20 per month.



50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Edel & Shane Healy, winners on Sunday 20th December (€186).

Tickets are now available in McNamees XL, John Burkes, Post Office, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line.


Church Notices

As we are going into level 5 restrictions, there will not be any public Mass after Christmas Day until

further notice.

Both churches are open daily for private prayer.


Mass intentions for this week are:


St. Bridget's Church

Christmas Eve 8.00p.m.:

Tommy, Paddy, Peter & Johnny Barrett

Jim & Mary McHale

Seán Golden (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers: Anne O'Donnell, Paddy McDonnell, Susan Murphy

Readers: Mary Walsh, Elizabeth O'Donnell


Christmas Day 11.30a.m.:

Anthony & Annie McGuire

Anthony & Teresa O'Donnell


Eucharist Ministers: Bridget Langan, Geraldine Dunican, Margaret Burke, Mary Carden

Reader: Gillian Grier


St. Teresa's Church, Belderrig

Christmas Day:

Johnny & Mary Ginty