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  28th July '21


Ballinglen Exhibitions

The Ballinglen Museum of Art, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo is pleased to announce the
upcoming Major exhibition:

Stoney Road Press: Twenty Years – A Survey

The exhibition itself is an important event on the visual arts calendar. It has been
generated and curated by The Ballinglen Museum of Art in partnership with

Stoney Road Press in memory of the co-founder James O'Nolan (1952-2018).
The exhibition will be open 2nd August – 31st October .
The Ballinglen Museum of Art is located on Main Street, Ballycastle, Co Mayo F26

2nd Exhibition

The Ballinglen Gallery: "not yet saved" is an exhibition of new paintings by Mayo artist Jo Killalea.

Opening 4th August 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



The death occurred on 25th July of Teresa McGee (née Nealon), Knocknacarra, Galway and formerly

of Ballyknock, Ballycastle. Predeceased by her brother Joe.

Sympathy is extended to her sons Alan and Stuart, daughters-in-law Fiona and Sarah,

grandsons Ryan and Aidan, her brother Chris, sisters Ann and Angela,

sister-in-law Rose, brother-in-law Tom, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.




Exclusive North Mayo Junior Championship:

Ballycastle v Killala on Saturday 31st July at 7.00p.m. in Tom langan Park , Ballycastle.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Robert Tighe, last week's winner (€146.00).

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

and on-line.


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: John (Anniversary) Kathleen & Joe Nealon; Kathleen Touhill

Saturday Vigil: Teresa & Stephen Collins (Wedding Anniversary) ;

Seán & Nicola Scott & Deceased Scott & Nealon Families

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Joe O'Donnell (Anniversary); Francie Healy (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Carden



Saturday Vigil: George O'Grady

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Florrie McBrien



Sunday 1 st August 10.00a.m.: Maureen (Anniversary) & Jack Flannery