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24th July '19

Lotto Jackpot €12,700

No's drawn on 22nd July: 6. 16. 20. 22.

€100 winner: Margaret McHale, Killala



Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Ailish Deane, Glenamoy and Alan Touhill, Killena, Ballycastle who were married in Glenamoy Church .


Naomh Padraig

Congratulations to the U-16 Naomh Padraig team who won the North Mayo Final yesterday evening.



The death occurred on Sunday 21st July of Maureen Sweeney (nee Conway ), Killeen , Ballycastle. Sympathy is extended to her sons Martin and Peter, daughter-in-law Josephine, grandchildren David, Karen and Martin, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Brendan Caulfield, last week's winner (€252).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 29th July at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €400 in 45 no's or less.


Outdoor Mass

Mass will be celebrated at Downpatrick Head on Sunday next 28th July at 11.30a.m. (weather permitting).


Reek Sunday

The annual National Pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick takes place on Sunday 28th July. Mass will be celebrated on the summit of the mountain on the hour with the first Mass at 8.00a.m. and the last Mass at 2.00p.m. Confessions will be available on the summit from 7.30a.m. and 2.00p.m.



Vacancy exists for worker in Tourist Office/Craft Shop, Ballycastle.

Rural Social Scheme criteria applies. Contact 087-9226615.


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: No Mass

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: Pat, Mary & Michael O'Grady

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Patrick & Delia Golden & Deceased Members of the Golden & Burke Families

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Deceased Members of the Madden & Keane Families

Friday 11.00a.m.: Michael & Teresa Kenny

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Dan, Lucy & Margaret Flanagan & Deceased Members of the Purcell & Flanagan Families

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Annual Mass at Downpatrick Head (weather permitting)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Bridget Langan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Boyle



Saturday Vigil: Geraldine Dunican

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Nuala Delaney



Saturday Vigil: Liam Heffernan, Aoibha Brogan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Elise & Aoibheann Touhill