An AED Defibrillator is located
in Ballycastle Community Hall
In the event of
a person collapsing and becoming unresponsive:
999 (landline) or 112
local Defibrillator Responder on
A) 086-257-6771 or B) 086-257-6772
CPR immediately while awaiting responder and emergency
Gallery -Mayo Arts Collaborative 2016
are invited to attend the Opening of an Exhibition by Michelle
Browne based on 1916 Suffragette Kathleen Lynn "Insider
on the Outside" who was born in Mullaghfarry, Killala.
Given Lynn 's lifelong political activism, this Exhibition
focuses attention on contemporary women who followed Lynn
's footsteps and moved from the family home to the political
arena. Five venues across the County will host
this Exhibition check out www.kathleenlynn.net
. Opening at The Ballinglen Arts Foundation at 5.00
p.m. Saturday 26th March 2016. Do come along and
enjoy this wonderful Exhibition celebrating the importance
of this Mayo woman and other women involved in the 1916 struggle
2nd April 2.00 p.m. - "Kathleen Lynn & Mayo's Forgotten
talk by Dr Maureen Langan-Egan author of "Women in Mayo"
will host a day of story-telling in celebration of 1916 and
the huge contribution of women during that time. Do
come along and enjoy an open discussion, and exchange stories
in relation to 1916.
served, free of charge.
deaths occurred last week of Josie & Johnny Noone, Ballinglen,
Ballycastle. Josie died on Monday 14th and her husband Johnny
died on Wednesday 16th . Sympathy is extended to their daughters
Kathleen McMorrow (Ballinglen), Mary, Martina, Fiona and Sarah,
sons John James, Tom, Michael and Brendan, Josie's brothers
and sisters, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, extended family,
relatives and friends.
they rest in peace.
is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Tony
Meyler, Wexford who died recently (Brother of Jim Meyler,
he rest in peace.
Patrick's Day Parade
done to all who took part in the St. Patrick's Day Parade,
to Maura and the organisers and also to Seán O'Grady
MC and the Jackson family for great music.
following Awards were presented:
Overall: Murphy School of Irish Dancing
Display: 1916 Commemoration Group
Float: Suífinn Way
Humorous Float: Mary's Cottage Kitchen
Jackpot now €14,400
drawn on 21st March were: 2. 5. 20. 26. No Jackpot winner.
draw in Katie Macs.
A. O'Connor, Sea Road
can be purchased at: John Burkes, Healy's Bar, Post Office,
Katie Macs and Craft Shop.
in the Community Hall on Monday 28th March at 8.30p.m. Guaranteed
Jackpot of €300.
to Catherine Scott who won €213 in last week's 50/50
School training on Saturdays at 1pm in Tom Langan Park .
outing is to Westport Golf Club on 26th March. 1st tee is
booked for 11am so please be there for 10.30am. Contact David
Alexander on 0877965090 for more information. Visitors
and new members welcome.
away outing this year is the weekend of the 16/17 June to Salthill,
staying at the Clayburn Hotel, playing Tuam Golf Course
on the way down on Friday and playing Barna Golf
Course on the Saturday. Anyone interested in going can contact
Gerry Henry on 0879391689 for more information. Visitors welcome.
training for local community groups will
be held in The Foxford Sports & Leisure Centre on Tuesday
April 5th 2016 from 7pm 10pm. People attending this
training will need to have basic computer skills and the goal
is to be able to set up a Facebook page for community groups.
This training is free and is funded under the Social Inclusion
& Community Activation Programme. As numbers are
limited early booking is important. I will only
take one person from each group at the moment but may be able
to take more nearer the time. To book your place contact me
on 087 2135960 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
It would be advisable to bring your own laptop
if possible. The training will be provided by 2market Training.
Spins for Members at 8am on Sundays from the Shambles.
If you know anyone interested in getting into cycling for
beginners, Couch to the Giro continues at 9am on Saturdays
from the Shambles, Ballycastle. All you need is a Bike (any),
a Helmet and Motivation.
Athletic Club training on Saturday mornings at 10am at the
football pitch junior and senior infants meet at the Community
current news on club events please be sure to check out our Facebook
page - Ballycastle AC Mayo.
Irish music classes in the old barracks, on Fridays from 5.30
to 7pm (beginners from 5pm). Contact 086-3016691.
Adult Irish music classes in Community Centre, Killala on
Thursdays 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Contact 086-3016691.
dancing classes in St John's Hall. Beginners class 6.30-7.30pm,
Advanced class 7.30-8.30pm. Newcomers welcome.
times for the Gymnasium in Ballycastle Community Hall are:
Friday 9.00a.m. 1.00p.m. and 5.00p.m. 9.00p.m.
€5 per visit, €20 per month, €50 for 3 months
or €120 per year.
Shop is located in the Resource Centre, Upper Main Street
stocking goods by local craftworkers e.g. knitwear, crochet,
handmade cards, wooden bowls, cushions, cot quilts, etc.
souvenir items e.g. candles, fridge magnets, keyrings, bookmarks,
biros, teabag holders, St. Brigid's Crosses, Mayo Crystal
and a range of other items.
Facilities available :
Information, Photocopying, Laminating, Typing.
Friday 10.00a.m. 5.00p.m. (closed for lunch 1 2.00p.m.)
: Bingo at 8.30p.m.
Indoor Soccer 5.30p.m. 6.30p.m. for children aged
for ages 10 14 from 6.30 7.30p.m.
basketball at 8.00p.m.
all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901
for Easter on Wednesday at 8.00pm
Holy Communion Mass will be celebrated on Sunday 15 th May.
at 10.00a.m. (unless otherwise stated)
People of the Parish, living and dead
John & Mary Kate McGuire, Johnny McGuire
Aggie Doherty & Deceased Family
Thursday 8.00p.m.: Antonia
& Paddy Langan
Friday 3.00p.m . : The Lord's Passion
Saturday 9.00p.m .: Patrick, Delia,
Jacinta & Alphonsus Golden
Sunday 11.30a.m.: Richard Timlin (Anniversary)
Thursday: Tony D'Arcy, Rose Nealon
Friday: Breege Gardiner, Mary Boyle
Saturday: Tommy Carey, Paddy Kelly, Kathleen Donnelly
Sunday: Seamus O'Connor, George O'Grady
Thursday: Florrie McBrien
Friday: Margaret Burke, Seamus O'Connor
Saturday: John Maughan, Cauleen Barrett
Sunday: John Busby
Saturday: Liam Fox, Kate Heffernan
Sunday: Jamie Timlin, Ashling O'Donnell