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  27th October '21

Movie Night

Halloween Movie Night at the Museum. Come to Ballinglen to see ‘Hocus Pocus' from 6pm – 8pm on Friday 29th October. Free. Treats and drawing for the kids. All ages and costumes welcome.

Bring a cushion. Call to book 096 43184 or email



Sympathy is extended to Catherine Tomas, Ballyglass on the death of her mother Bridget Tighe, Stonefield, Carrowtigue who died recently.

May she rest in peace.


Computer Classes

Computer classes are resuming in Ballycastle Community Hall on Thursday 28th October

from 4.00pm – 6.00pm. All are welcome. Sign up on the night. Please bring your vaccine certificates

to participate.




Mayo Exclusive Junior Championship Quarter Final:

Ballycastle: 0 – 7; Islandeady: 0 - 18

Ballycastle Team: Jason O'Neill, Richard Tighe, Andrew Tighe, Barry McHale,

Dean Kelly, Kevin Healy, John Carey, Ciarán McDonnell, Michael Tighe,

Tom Tomas, Micheál Forde, Dermot Kelly, Martin Sweeney, Shane Healy, Shane Grier.

Subs: Owen Desmond, Finn McDermott Cox, Paul Whelan.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to John Madden, last week's winner (€275).

Tickets are now available in McNamees XL, John Burkes, Post Office, Belderrig Community Centre

and on-line.


Bereavement Course

Bereavement course, presented by Monica Morley, Director of Knock Shrine Family Centre and Broadcaster, due to commence on Tuesday 2nd November at 8.00p.m. at the Newman Institute, Ballina. Course costs €60 and will run for 4 Tuesday nights. To book a place call 096 72066 or email


Irish Dance Class

Murphy School of Irish Dancing will be resuming classes soon in St. John's Hall, Ballycastle.

If you would like to book a place for your child, please forward your child's name to

Anne Marie Murphy at 086 0687342.


Ballinglen Museum of Art

An exhibition in The Ballinglen Museum of Art 'Stoney Road Press: Twenty Years – A Survey'. This exhibition will run until 31st October.

The Ballinglen Museum of Art is located on Main Street, Ballycastle, Co Mayo F26RX61.
For further information contact: Úna Forde 353 (0)96 43184


Exhibition in Ballinglen Gallery

Fumi Masaki 'In Between' at the Ballinglen Gallery, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo F26X5N3

17th Sept - 30th Oct 2021



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.

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: Holy Souls

Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.: Mary Anne Sweeney; John Caulfield

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Josie, Johnny & Brendan Noone (Anniversaries)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Geraldine Dunican

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: Maura Fox

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Florrie McBrien



Sunday 31 st October 10.00a.m.: People of the Parish