Ballycastle >Local News
  25th August '21



Mayo SFL Rd 3 Div 5B: Ballycastle: 2 – 14; Kilfian: 0 - 8


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Jason & Marian, last week's winners (€220).

Tickets are now available in McNamees XL, John Burkes, Post Office, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line.


Counselling Course

A one-year, part time, course in Foundation Counselling begins again this Autumn at the Newman Institute, Ballina. The course will run for 26 weeks.

Contact 096 72066 for further details.


First Communion

First Holy Communion will be celebrated on Saturday 11th September 2021 at 12.00noon in Ballycastle Church .


Ballinglen Exhibitions

Major exhibition: Stoney Road Press: Twenty Years – A Survey, is now on in the Ballinglen Museum of Art, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo

The exhibition will run until 31st October.
The Ballinglen Museum of Art is located on Main Street, Ballycastle, Co Mayo F26 RX61.

2nd Exhibition

The Ballinglen Gallery: "not yet saved" an exhibition of new paintings by Mayo artist Jo Killalea will run until 31st August.


Opening hours are 12 – 5 pm   .
Admission is free/donations gladly accepted.
Wheelchair accessible.
The Ballinglen Gallery, Main Street, Ballycastle, Co Mayo F26X5N3

For further information contact: Úna Forde 353 (0)96 43184


Ballycastle Gym

Ballycastle Community Hall gym is now open by appointment only.

Morning sessions from 9am -1pm and evenings from 5pm -9pm.

Contact 089 4607901 mornings and 086 3242347 evenings.

Céide Fields

The Céide Fields outdoor site is open to the public, every day free of charge from 10a.m. to 5pm. The construction work on the exciting all new exhibitions in the Visitor Centre has restarted so the café and toilets will not be available.


Church Notices

Mass on Wednesdays at 11.00a.m. 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: Mary & John Barrett & Rose Erratt

Friday 7.00pm: Teresa Collins (3rd Anniversary)

Saturday Vigil: Bridie (Anniversary) & John Maughan & Deceased Family Members

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Joe & Mary O'Donnell (Anniversaries)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Paddy McDonnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Susan Murphy



Saturday Vigil: Geraldine Dunican

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday 28th August 12.00noon: Annie Mai McCann (1st Anniversary)

Sunday 29th August 10.00a.m.: People of the Parish