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25th November '09


Craft Fair

Christmas Craft Fair in the Resource Centre, Ballycastle next Saturday 28th November 8.30p.m. – 10.00p.m. and Sunday 29th November 12.00noon – 4.00p.m. with Handmade Crafts, Art, local Woodcraft, Christmas cakes, puddings and mince pies and lots of new items. Mulled Wine reception on Saturday night. Admission free. Raffle for Hamper and other prizes on Saturday night. Tickets €2each now on sale in local businesses.



Congratulations to Mary Flannery, Seaview and Michael Murphy, Killala who were married last Thursday.



No's drawn on Saturday 21st November '09 were: 6. 2. 28. 30. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 18,500euro. Next draw will take place in Polkes

Five envelopes drawn:

Kathleen McDonnell, Carrowniskey

Madeline Gaughan, Seaview Place

Madeline McGuire, Ballyknock

Peter Duffy, Ballinlena

Caoimhe Murphy, Kilfian



Ballinglen Arts Foundation is pleased to announce an exhibition by RHA award winning artist Keith Wilson on Friday 27th November at 6.00p.m. All welcome.


Senior Citizens

Senior Citizen's Mass and Christmas Party will take place on Sunday 13th December in the Community Hall.


Cake Sale

Fundraising Cake Sale on Saturday 12th December after 8.15p.m. Mass in aid of St. Brigid's National School .



CLG Baile an Chaisil are taking orders for hoodies, football jerseys and rain jackets. These will be available for Christmas. All orders must be received by 2nd December at the latest. This is the final order and these items will not be available again.

Hoodies are priced at €50 for childs and €60 for adults. Football jerseys are available in black only and are priced at €60 for adults and €50 for childs subject to availability. Rain Jackets are priced at €50 for childs and €60 for adults. As the club has not got children's jerseys previously, they can only be got subject to a minimum order of 25 due to printing technicalities. A minimum order of 6 is required for adults. To place an order please contact Declan Caulfield on 087 2515292.

Church Notices

Mass on Sunday next 29th November will be at 10.00a.m. and will be live on Mid-West Radio.

No 11.30a.m. Mass.


Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m.

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: Holy Souls

Tuesday: Maura Munnelly

Wednesday 8.00p.m. : Holy Souls

Thursday 8.00p.m. : Raymond Connor

Friday 8.00p.m. : Frank Doherty (Anniversary)

Saturday 12.00noon: John Caulfield (Month's Mind)

Saturday Vigil 8.15p.m. : Frank Whelan & Ann & Frank Jnr.

Sunday 10.00a.m. : People of the Parish


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: George O'Grady

Sunday: Seamus O'Connor



Saturday Vigil: Mary Kenny

Sunday: Jerome Chambers



Saturday Vigil: Tommy Timlin, Eoin Keigher

Sunday: Katie Jackson, Andrew Healy



7.00p.m. : Breege Doherty, Peggy Burke

7.30p.m. : Bridie Hunt, Caroline Stadler

8.00p.m. : Breege Meyler, Margaret McLean

8.30p.m. : Kathleen Donnelly, Mary O'Connor


Community Care:

Cook: Kathleen McDonnell

Driver: Chris Maughan