Ballycastle >Local News
23rd December '19

Wishing all readers at home and abroad a very Happy Christmas and

a joyous New Year.


Lotto Jackpot €14,900

No's drawn on 23rd December were: 17. 18. 19. 22.

€100 winner: Lily & Joe, Ballycastle



Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Tara Forde, Rathoonagh, Ballycastle and Shane Kiely, Naas, Co. Kildare who were married on Saturday 21st December.


Athletic Club

Ballycastle A.C. Annual Christmas 6k Family Fun Run/Walk on Saturday 28th December at 12.00noon. All monies raised for Mindspace Mayo (a very deserving support service for young people's mental health and wellbeing).



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Daniel Breslin, last week's winner (€210).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  

Winner of Christmas Hamper: Tessia Doherty


The annual Peter Sweeney Cup will take place on Thursday 26th December at 1.00p.m. in Tom Langan Park .


Christmas Quiz

Seaview Place Residents Association will hold their annual Christmas Quiz on Saturday 28th December

at 9.00p.m. in McNamee's Bar.



Next Bingo in Ballycastle Hall will be on Monday 30th December at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €500

in 52 no's or less.


Adult Music Classes

Adult Irish Music Classes in Killala Community Centre will resume on

Thursday 9th January at 8pm. All Beginners welcome. 


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 7.00p.m.: John Donnelly and Deceased Members of the Donnelly and Horan Families

Tuesday Christmas Eve 9.00p.m.: Seán Golden (1st Anniversary); Peter & Evelyn Farrell's Diamond Wedding Celebration

Wednesday Christmas Day 11.30a.m.: Anthony & Annie McGuire; Anthony & Teresa O'Donnell;

Una Connolly (Anniversary)

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Phil & Jack Hunt

Friday 11.00a.m.: Jack, Kathleen & Eamon Maughan; Seamus & Elizabeth O'Morain

Saturday 7.00p.m .: Paddy, Tom & Mary McHale

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Paddy Langan (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: N/A

Sunday 11.30a.m.: N/A



Saturday Vigil: N/A

Sunday 11.30a.m.: N/A



Saturday Vigil: N/A

Sunday 11.30a.m.: N/A