Ballycastle >Local News
26th March '08


Summer Time

Clocks go forward one hour on Saturday night next, 29th March.



No's drawn on Saturday 22nd March '08 were:   8.   9.   10.   24.    No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 9,800euro.    Next draw in McNamees.

Five envelopes drawn:

Ann Rooney, Lacken

B. Bourke, Belderrig

Rachel Healy, Ballycastle

Oliver Sweeney, Ballyglass

K. Scott, c/o Polkes




Welcome Inn Senior Football League Div. IE, Round 2:

Ballycastle defeated Ballinrobe B on Saturday last with a Final Score of:

Ballycastle:   0-12;   Ballinrobe B:   0-10.

Ballycastle Team : Jason O'Neill, Anthony Tighe, Padraig Madden, Patrick Tighe, Daniel Kelly (0-1), Darren Madden, Gerard Nealon (0-1), Michael Jackson (0-1), Aodhan Tighe (0-1), Jonathan McNulty, Shane Breslin (0-1), Simon Barrett (0-4), John Paul Guiheen (0-2), Declan Caulfield, Patrick McNulty.

Sub : Shane Healy (0-1) for Patrick McNulty.



North Mayo Exclusive Junior Cup Round 1 :   Kilfian v Ballycastle on Sunday 30th March at 2.00p.m.


Fashion Show

A Fashion Show in aid of Ballycastle Community Playschool (Kiddies Korner) will be held in Ballycastle Parish Hall on Friday 11th April commencing at 7.30p.m.   Tickets are on sale at 10euro each.


Art Exhibition

Ballycastle Art Group are presenting an exhibition of paintings in Ballina Library from Wednesday 2nd April to Wednesday 23rd April during Library opening hours.  

Artists exhibiting are: Mauretti Uí Fhlatharta, Cath Doores, Rita Langan, Mary Delaney, Maeve Dunne, Sally Burke, Sue Upton, Tony Jordan, Florrie McBrien, Margaret Herbert.


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:   No Mass

Wednesday:   No Mass

Thursday 8.00p.m.:   Michael Bourke ( The Glen )

Friday 10.00a.m.:   Peggy Hughes ( Kilbride )

Saturday 12.00noon:   Funeral Mass for Al McLean

Saturday Vigil:   Eddie Gilmartin ( Anniversary )

Sunday 11.30a.m.:   Mary & Martin GIlroy


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil:   Mary Hefferon

Sunday:   Seamus O'Connor



Saturday Vigil:   George O'Grady

Sunday:    Mary Hefferon



No Adoration this week


Community Care:

Cook:   Mary Bilbow

Driver:   Seamus Bilbow