Ballycastle >Local News
  24th August '22


New Exhibition

INHERIT, Place|Lab Collective, Group Exhibition. 

Opening Reception Saturday 27th August at 5pm in The Ballinglen Gallery,

Main Street Ballycastle, Co. Mayo F26 X5N3.

Exhibition runs until 27th September 2022.


Concert by Violist Dr. Claudine Bigelow, two doors up in the Ballinglen Museum of Art, from 6pm on Saturday 27th August.  Free Event. All Welcome. 


Opening hours : 12pm - 5pm Monday to Saturday. 1 - 5pm Sunday.

T : 096 43184.  Email :


The death occurred on 19th August of Joey Deane, Glen Road, Ballycastle.

Sympathy is extended to his wife Eileen, son Morgan, daughter-in-law Heidi,

sisters Grace (Munnelly, Killala) and Sally (San Francisco), sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews,

relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.


Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Mary Teresa Garvin who died recently

(Sister of Kathleen Healy, Behy).

May she rest in peace.


G.A.A. News

50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Elizabeth Farrell, last week's winner (€220).

Tickets are now available in McNamee's XL, John Burkes, Post Office, Healy's Pub,

Belderrig Community Centre and on-line.

Ballycastle Community Hall

To book the Hall or Gym please contact 086 3242347, 086 8704125 or 086 1584432.

Only €5 per session, €20 per month or €120 for the year.

Céide Fields

Open daily from 10.00a.m. – 6.00p.m. (last admission 5.15p.m.)

Free admission on the first Wednesday of every month.

Kellie and Emma of Céide Ladle are operating the café every day.


'Painting with Acid' by Norman Ackroyd, The Ballinglen Museum of Art, Main Street Ballycastle,

Co. Mayo, F26RX61. 1st June - 31st August. 5 decades of Etchings, Watercolours, Display case and a new publication ‘An Irish Notebook', a selection of 40 sketches from the West Coast of Ireland.


Céide Coast Half Marathon & 10k

The Céide Coast Half Marathon will be held in Ballycastle on 8th October 2022.

This race will be run on the day in conjunction with the 10k Coastal Challenge which is now

in its 7th successful year.

Register now at


Church Notices


Mass on Saturdays at 7.00p.m. and Sundays at 11.30a.m. in Ballycastle and

on Sunday at 10.00a.m. in Belderrig.


Mass intentions for this week:


Wednesday 10.00a.m.: Private Intention

Thursday 10.00a.m.: Private Intention

Friday 10.00a.m.: Private Intention


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Teresa Collins (Anniversary)

Bridie (Anniversary) & John Maughan

Mary & Tony Brougham (Stoke-on-Trent)


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Charlie McDonnell & Deceased Family Members Carrowniskey and Kildare


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Paddy McDonnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Louise Kelly



Saturday Vigil: Geraldine Dunican

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke




Sunday 28th August 2.00p.m.:

Annie Mai McCann (2nd Anniversary)