Ballycastle >Local News
29th January '20

Lotto Jackpot €15,400

No's drawn on 27th January were: 5. 6. 23. 27.

€100 winner: Rosie & Anthony Birrane, Tonroe



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Nuala Reilly (nee Murphy) who died

on 13th January in Co. Westmeath (sister of Tony Murphy, Belderrig) .

May she rest in peace.


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Michael Noone, Chicago and Knocknalower who died recently (brother of the late Eileen Heffernan, Glenurla) .

May he rest in peace.



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Juliet Heffernan, last week's winner (€315).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  


Ballycastle GAA club will be taking orders for club gear on 31st January from 7.30pm to 9pm in the Community Hall. Go to the club's Facebook or Twitter page to see samples of what's available.


G.A.A. Membership

Chairde Baile an Chaisil and Club Membership is now due for 2020.

Closing date for both is 31st March.


Winter League Round 1:

Ballycastle v Killala on Sunday 2nd February at 12.00noon in Ballycastle.



Next Bingo in Ballycastle Hall will be on Monday 3rd February at 8.30p.m.

Jackpot €500 in 55 no's or less.


Irish Pilgrimage Trust

Church gate collection in aid of Irish Pilgrimage Trust raised €339.14.

Many thanks to all who contributed and all who helped with the collection.


Adult Music Classes

Adult Irish Music Classes in Killala Community Centre on Thursdays at 8pm.

All Beginners welcome. 

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.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 11.00a.m: Eileen & Paddy Cosgrove & Mary Callaghan

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Thursday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Friday 7.00p.m.: Martin Tomas (Month's Mind)

Saturday 12.00noon: Ann O'Gorman (Month's Mind)

Saturday 7.00p.m .: Anthony O'Donnell (Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Michael McHale & Deceased Family


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Carden



Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Michael A. O'Connor



Saturday Vigil: John & Rachel Healy

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Alexander Smyth, Shauna Scott