Ballycastle >Local News
29th August '18



No's drawn on 27th August were: 7. 11. 12. 28. No Jackpot winner.

Jackpot now €8,000. Next draw in Healys.

Five Envelopes drawn:

T. J. Flannery, Ballycastle

Miriam Walsh, Ballycastle

Anona O'Connor, Sea Road

Anne & Joe Greene, Ballycastle

Mary T. Ruddy & Fiona Timlin, Creevesbeg


The death occurred on Monday 27th August of Bridie Maughan (nee Murphy), Castletown, Ballycastle and late of Glenamoy. Sympathy is extended to her husband John, sons Seán & Patrick, daughters Mary, Una and Margaret, brothers John & Pat, daughter-in-law Siobhán,

son-in-law Thomas, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.


The death occurred on Monday 27th August of Teresa Collins (nee Moran), Seaview, Ballycastle and late of Baralty, Glenamoy. Sympathy is extended to her husband Stephen, daughters Merlyn and Stephanie, sons Stephen and Padraic, sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.

Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Bridie O'Donnell (nee Doherty), late of Ballymachugh who died recently.

May she rest in peace.

Exhibition Opening at the Ballinglen Gallery

Chris Doris "Object Relations" opening Saturday 1st September from 7 -9pm in The Ballinglen Gallery by Author and Novelist Helen Falconer. The Exhibition runs until 30th September. The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle. Everyone Welcome. Tel:096 43184. Email: . www.



Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Kevin McDonnell, Doonfeeney and Samantha Hackett who were married recently.



Congratulations to Mary McNamee winner of last week's 50/50 Draw (€218).


Result from league on Saturday 25th: Ballycastle 0-12; Achill 2-13.

Div 3: Ballycastle v Mayo Gaels on Saturday in Tom Langan Park at 6pm.


Cake Sale

Cake Sale in St. John's Hall, Ballycastle on Saturday 8th September at 8.00p.m.

Home-made cakes, bread, jams, garden produce and lots of other items.

Guess the weight of the cake. Please support.

All proceeds in aid of St. John's Church , Ballycastle.


Cemetery Mass

Mass will be celebrated in Doonfeeney Cemetery on Friday 7th September at 7.00p.m



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall continues on Monday at 8.30p.m.

Jackpot of €425 in 46 no's or less. Please support.


Craft Shop

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is open Monday – Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


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.

Tuesday: Boys and Girls Basketball from 5.30p.m. – 6.30p.m.

Boys and Girls Indoor Soccer from 6.30p.m. – 7.30p.m.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 7.00p.m.: Bridget, Tom, Tommy, Padraig & Martin Doherty

Wednesday 12.00noon: Funeral Mass for Bridie Maughan

Wednesday 7.00p.m.: Anthony, Bridget, Michael & Ann Hoban (Ratheskien)

Thursday 12.00noon: Funeral Mass for Teresa Collins

Friday 11.00a.m.: James, Teresa, John & Gerry O'Donnell

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Tom & Mary Walsh & Deceased Members of Tomas Family (The Bridge)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: John & Bridgie Collins


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: P. McDonnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Carden



Saturday Vigil: Caroline Nealon

Sunday 11.30a.m.: A. O'Donnell



Saturday Vigil: As Arranged

Sunday 11.30a.m.: As Arranged