Ballycastle >Local News
25th September '19

Lotto Jackpot €13,600

No's drawn on 23rd September: 8. 9. 20. 23.

€100 winner: Michael A. O'Connor, Sea Road



The death occurred on 21st September of Michéal Forde, Rathoonagh, Ballycastle (predeceased by his wife Teresa (nee Cawley). Sympathy is extended to his daughter Aoife, sons Michéal and Fergal, sisters Maureen, Kathleen, Pauline, Carmel and Helen, brothers Paddy, Thomas and Kevin, sisters in law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.


Harvest Service

A Harvest Service will be held in St. John's Church , Ballycastle on Sunday 6th October at 8.00p.m. Everyone is welcome.


Tractor Run

West Coast Vintage Society are holding a memorial Tractor Run for Basil Petrie on Sunday 6th October, starting at Killala Community Centre. Registration at 11.00a.m. All proceeds going to Cancer Care West. All are welcome. Please support.


Half Marathon & 10k

The Céide Coast Half Marathon & 10k will take place in Ballycastle on Saturday 12th October at 12.00noon.


Belderrig Church

The Rededication & 150th Anniversary of St. Teresa's Church, Belderrig will take place on

Sunday 20th October at 3.00p.m. Bishop John Fleming will officiate.



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Claire Collins, last week's winner (€200).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 30th September at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €500 in 50 no's or less.


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.: People of the Parish

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Private Intention

Thursday: No Mass

Friday 11.00a.m.: Private Intention

Saturday 7.00p.m .: Mary O'Donnell (Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Teresa (Anniversary) & Anthony O'Donnell & Brian Gahan


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Anne O'Donnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Louise Kelly



Saturday Vigil: Mary Walsh

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Michael A. O'Connor



Saturday Vigil: Alexander Smyth, Seán Tighe

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Liam Hefferon, Lorcan O'Donnell