Ballycastle >Local News
  28th September '22


Best Wishes

McNamees Shop closed on Friday last after 43 years in business.

We wish Mary & Frankie many happy years in retirement.


Community Hall Barn Dance

The Ballycastle Community Hall Events Committee are holding a Barn Dance (in the Hall) on Saturday 15th October at 8pm. Special guests include Trevor Moyles and

The Paul Kelly Band. Monster raffle also on the night. Great night guaranteed.

Tickets are on sale for €15.00 at Ballycastle Post Office and McDonnell's petrol station in Killala and also on  


Coffee Morning

Annual Coffee Morning in Belderrig Community Centre on Sunday 2nd October after 10.00am Mass.


Knock Pilgrimage

Annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock takes place on Sunday 2nd October.

Anointing of the sick at 2.30p.m. and Mass at 3.00p.m.


Céide Coast Half Marathon & 10k

Registration for the Céide Coast Half Marathon and 10k Coastal Challenge, which takes place

on 8th October, is online only and will close on Thursday 6th October at 8.00p.m.

Entry for 10K is €28 and for Half Marathon €39.50.

Register now at


G.A.A. News


Mayo Junior B Football Championship Quarter Final:

Ballycastle v Lacken on Sunday 2nd October at 1.00p.m. in Ballycastle.



Ballycastle were defeated by Cill Chomain in Rd 3 of the Junior Campionship.

50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Lisa Garry, last week's winner (€207).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Post Office, Healy's Pub,

Belderrig Community Centre and on-line.

Ballycastle Community Hall

To book the Hall or Gym please contact 086 3242347, 086 8704125 or 086 1584432.

Only €5 per session, €20 per month or €120 for the year.

Céide Fields

Open daily from 10.00a.m. – 6.00p.m. (last admission 5.15p.m.)

Free admission on the first Wednesday of every month.

Kellie and Emma of Céide Ladle are operating the café every day.


Church Notices

Weekday Masses will be celebrated at 11.00a.m.


Mass 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:


Tuesday 11.00a.m.

All the sick in the Community


Wednesday 11.00a.m.:

Private Intention


Friday 7.00p.m.:

Joey Deane (Month's Mind)


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Tom & Sheila Cavish

Mary O'Donnell (Anniversary)


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

John Healy (Behy)

Mary Burke (Anniversary) & Peter Burke


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Bridget Langan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Boyle



Saturday Vigil: Elizabeth O'Donnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: M. Gardiner




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Thomas & Teresa Walsh (Belderrig Mór)