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22nd May '19

Lotto Jackpot €11,800

No's drawn on 20th May: 12. 15. 24. 26.

€100 winner: Tony & Mary D'Arcy, Ballycastle

Best Wishes

Congratulations and best wishes to Padraic Mitchell as he launches a new Bar food menu in Healy's Bar

on Friday 24th May.  Food will be served daily between 12.00noon and 8.00p.m.

Water Safety

Water Safety classes will commence on Saturday 30th June to 3rd July on Lacken Pier at 1.00p.m. Enrolment on the day. Contact Anne at 096-43180 (evenings only).



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Shauna & Miley, last week's winners (€199).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



North Mayo Junior A Championship Group 1:

Ballycastle v Ardagh on Sunday 26th May at 12.00noon in Tom Langan Park , Ballycastle.



Mayo Junior A Football Championship Rd 2:

Ballycastle: 5 – 14; Charlestown Sarsfields: 1 – 6.

Ballycastle Team: Jason O'Neill, Barry McHale, Richie Tighe, Ciaran Healy, Dean Kelly,

John Carey (1-0), Ian McNulty, Fergal Forde (0-4 (2f)), Richie Burke, Dermot Kelly (0-4),

Kevin Healy (2-2), Michael Tighe, Shane Healy (1-3 (1f), Martin Sweeney (1-0),

Ciaran McDonnell (0-1).

Subs Used: Shane Grier for Dean Kelly; Shane McHale for Ian McNulty;

David McDonnell for Shane Healy.


Mayo Junior C Football Championship Rd 2:

Ballycastle: 1 – 3; Balla: 1 -24

Ballycastle Team: Christopher Walsh, Padraic Madden, Mark Gaughan,

Conor Tomas, Daniel Breslin, Paul Madden, Declan Caulfield, John Madden,

Fergus Tighe, Marcus Hunt (0-1f), Shane Breslin, Patrick Healy (1-0), Shane Maughan,

J. P. Guiheen, Simon Barrett (0-1).

Subs: David McDonnell for Shane Maughan; James Madden (0-1) for Shane Breslin;

Dean Stadler for Padraic Madden; M. Heffernan for J.P. Guiheen;

Eoin Clifford for Patrick Healy.



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 27th May at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €450 in 47 no's or less.


Suífinn Way Easter Raffle

Congratulations to the winners:

1st Prize (Hamper of Drinks, Easter Egg & Biscuits): Geraldine Connor

2nd Prize (Hamper with Galway Crystal wine glasses & 2 bottles of wine): Stephen Delaney

3rd Prize (Sweets Hamper): Dawn McCullough

4th Prize (Bottle of Whiskey): Raymond Langan

5th Prize (Gift Voucher for McNamees): John Delaney

Thank you to all who donated prizes, bought tickets and supported in any way.


Ballinglen Exhibition

Jane Goldman “Pools and Deep Time: 25 years at the Ballinglen Arts Foundation”, continues until 10 th June. The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle Co. Mayo F26 X5N3 Tel: 096 43184 Email:


Athletic Club

Ballycastle A.C. athletics training every Saturday morning at 10am, meet at the Community Hall, anyone from junior infants to adults can come out and join us to get fit in a fun and non-competitive environment.


Craft Shop/Tourist Information

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is open Monday – Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


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

Masses this week:

Monday 11.00a.m.: Doll & Willie Healy

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Wednesday: No Mass

Thursday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Friday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Michael & Bridie McGarry & Deceased Family Members;

Mary Kate Doherty (Month's Mind)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: John T. & Margaret Gardiner (Anniversaries)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Tommy Carey

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: Caroline Nealon

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Michael A. O'Connor



Saturday Vigil: John & Rachel Healy, Fiona Timlin

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mia & Cara Healy, Aoibha Brogan