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23rd June '05

Sonic Reducer

Local Band ‘Sonic Reducer' are playing in Danno Burkes, Killala on Saturday 26th June.


Ballycastle were defeated by Ballina intermediate team on Saturday18th in Ballina.  

Final Score: Ballina: 1 – 11;   Ballycastle: 0 - 7

Ballycastle Team:   Martín Flannery, Patrick Tighe, Colm Doherty, Mark Gaughan, Shane Healy, Declan Caulfield , Daniel Forde, Padraic Gardiner, Fergus Tighe, Simon Barrett (0-4), Aodhan Tighe, Ollie Barrett, Shane Breslin, Brian Healy (0-2), J.P. Guiheen.

Subs :   Francie Bonner (0-1),   Michael Kelly, Fergal O'Connor, Tom Connor.

Ballycastle play Castlebar on Saturday evening in Tom Langan Park, Ballycastle.



Numbers drawn on 18th June '05 were:   11.   16.   18.   21.

There was no Jackpot winner so the Jackpot now stands at €11,900.

Five Envelopes drawn:

Dave Deane, Main Street, Ballycastle

Karen Tomas, Ballyglass

Attie McNulty, Seaview

Mickey Burke, Carrowcur

L. McManus, c/o P. Tighe, Muingrevagh


Craft Shop

Starting on Saturday 2nd July , Dún Briste Art & Craft Shop/Tourist Office will be open on Saturdays through July and August from 12.00 – 4.00p.m.   Shop also open Monday – Friday each week from 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m.   Photocopying, Fax and Internet services available.  


Rural Social Scheme

A vacancy exists in the Craft Shop on this scheme.   For further information contact 087-9226615.


Gardening Course

A Gardening Course will be starting in Belderrig in early September.   If interested, please give names

to 096 – 43462.



Station this week took place in Siobhan & Mairtin Hefferon's (Cabintown) on Wednesday 22nd at 6.00p.m.

Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil:   8.00p.m.

Sunday:   11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday:              Gallagher Family

Tuesday:              Julia & Michael O'Connor

Wednesday:        Kathleen Grier (Anniversary) & Tom

Thursday:            Jim Munnelly

Friday:                 John & Kathleen Nealon

Saturday 10.00a.m:         Ann   McGuire & Deceased Family Members

Saturday Vigil:   Michael & Nora McDonnell (Killena)

Sunday 11.30a.m.:          Kathleen (Anniversary) & John Forde, (Laragon)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil:     John Maughan

Sunday:               Michael Kelly



Saturday Vigil:   Cauleen Barrett              

Sunday:               Aidan Tighe


Adoration : (Tuesday)

7.00p.m:     Breege Gardiner, Mary Hefferon

7.30p.m.:    Ann Winters, Peggy Burke

8.00p.m.:    Gabrielle & Des Gribbin

8.30p.m:     Anne & P.J. Madden


Community Care:

Cook:     Rose Langan, Louise Langan

Driver:   Tony D'Arcy