Ballycastle >Local News
24th January '07


Table Quiz

Congratulations to the winners of the Table Quiz which was held in Healys on Friday night last.

Winners were: Elizabeth O'Donnell, Harriet McGarry, Michael Carey and Michael Ruddy.

In 2nd place were: Leo Golden, Caroline Golden, Alan Dunne, Helen McLoughlin.


Congratulations also to Patrick McDonnell, Carrowniskey who won the Hamper.

2nd prize (Bottle of Whiskey): Breege Doherty, Ballymachue

3rd prize (Box of Biscuits): Paul O'Connor, Carrowcubic

4th prize (Cuddly Toy): Kathleen McDonnell, Carrowniskey



No's drawn on Saturday 20th January '07 were: 15. 24. 27. 28.  No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 3,700euro. Next draw in Polkes.

Five envelopes Drawn:

Ciaran Jordan, Killerduff

Bridie Kearney, Carrowcullen

Gerry Higgins, Kincon

Alan Dunne, Ballycastle

Maggie Walsh, Glenedagh



Sympathy is extended to the brothers, sisters, relatives and friends of Henry Robinson, Crossmolina

(Brother of Walter, Ballycastle) who died on Wednesday 17th .


The death occurred in London of Eileen Morris, (sister-in-law of Kathleen Hammond, Glen Road). Her remains were brought to Portarlington for burial. Sympathy is extended to her husband Seán, (late of Clydagh and recent recipient of the Ballycastle G.A.A. Hall of Fame Award), her family, relatives and friends.



Ballycastle G.A.A. Club have arranged bag packing in Dunnes Stores, Ballina on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th January to raise funds for the Club. Volunteers please give names to Martin Hefferon at 087-2671759.


Junior training takes place on Saturdays at 3.00p.m. and Sundays at 1.00p.m.

U-12 training takes place on Sundays at 1.00p.m. Trainers for the U-12's are Patrick Tighe and Jason O'Neill.

Annual Card Game will take place in February. More details later.

Yoga Classes

An 8-week course of Yoga evening classes commences on Tuesday 6th February 7.30p.m. – 9.00p.m. in the Resource Centre, Ballycastle. Course fee is 80euro payable at the start of the course. For further information, contact Ishtar at 096 – 43937.


Toddler Group

Toddlers Group continues every Friday morning from 9.30a.m. – 12.00noon upstairs in the Resource Centre. All welcome.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m .

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 8.00p.m.: Michael Meyler

Wednesday 10.00a.m.: Thomas & Winifred Murphy & Deceased Family Members

Thursday: No Mass

Friday 8.00p.m.: Anthony, Bridget & Ann Hoban

Saturday 10.00a.m.: Willie Grier ( Anniversary )

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Joe Munnelly ( Anniversary )

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Michael & Katie Walsh (Glenurla)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday: Seamus O'Connor



Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday: Pauline Busby


Community Care:

Cook: Bridie Langan

Driver: Caroline Nealon