An AED Defibrillator is located
in Ballycastle Community Hall
In the event of
a person collapsing and becoming unresponsive:
999 (landline) or 112
local Defibrillator Responder on
A) 086-257-6771 or B) 086-257-6772
CPR immediately while awaiting responder and emergency
sincere Thank You to all who helped in any way with the Christmas
Fair and Raffle last weekend, to all the stall holders who
came and to all who visited over the two days, without all
of your support it would not have been possible to have this
of the Hamper was Tom Burke, Carrowcur
: Mary Scott, Ballinglen
: Mary Burke, Carrowcur
: Brenda McDonnell
: Louise Kelly, Main Street
of the Bottle of Brandy: Aisling Ní Fhlatharta
drawn on 27th November were: 9. 10. 14. 28. No Jackpot winner.
now €4,100. Next draw in Katie Macs.
Healy Scott, Healys
order for Ballycastle to be brightly lit this Christmas new LED
Christmas lights are going to be installed both sides of the
main street. The Development Company will be running a Church
Gate collection on 9th and 10th December to help fund the
€4,500 cost involved. Your support would be appreciated on
those dates, or you can drop a donation into Siopa Suifinn.
to Sharon and Lauren Healy, winners of last week's 50/50 (€247).
Inaugural Peter Sweeney Cup will take place on the 26th December
at 1pm in Tom Langan Park - East v West.
Club Officers for 2018:
the AGM on 25th November, the following officers were elected:
President: Ray Tighe Snr
Chairman: Martin Heffernan
Ass. Chairman: Aidan Grier
Secretary: Joe Gardiner
Ass. Secretary: Edel Golden
Treasurer: Eilish McCann
Ass. Treasurer: Martin Tighe
PRO: Mairtín Flannery
Board Delegate : Michéal
Officer : Máirtin
Officer: Niall Murphy
and Well Being Officer :
Vincent Tomas, Padraig Mitchell
is extended to the families, relatives and friends of the
following who died recently:
Flanagan (nee O'Malley), Roscommon ( Sister of
Katie O'Boyle, Belderrig)
Healy, USA (son of Martin Healy, Main Street and nephew
of the late Gerry and Vinnie).
they rest in peace.
Anniversary - Children's Open Day at The Ballinglen Arts Foundation.
World Our Lives" December 2nd: 2pm - 5pm
of prints made by 450 school children who visited Ballinglen
opportunity for the children to come back with their families
and see the wonderful work they made on display in the Gallery.
Activities: Christmas Decoration Making, Hot Chocolate, Visit
with the Artists in their Studios, Christmas Carols.
come along. All welcome.
Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle, Co. Mayo.
Annual Senior Citizens Christmas Party will be held on Sunday
3rd December in the Community Hall, starting with Mass at
night on Friday December 8th in Healy's Bar, starting at 9.30p.m.
Saturday 16th December Ballycastle gets into the festive spirit
with our annual “Ballycastle Christmas Experience”.
BEO (Ballycastle Events Organisation).
celebration of the spirit of Christmas will be held in the
stunning setting of “The Shambles”
Christmas experience will feature Santa and Mrs Claus in their
grotto, and the elves busy at work in their workshop ahead
of the big day. There will also be a living crib with real
animals, with live music and other entertainment also being
provided. The very best of festive food and drink will also
be on offer for all the family to enjoy.
event is Free. Any Donation to the Donation Box would be appreciated
more information: Tel: 0863225128 Email: email@example.com
an Chaisil Cycling Club 5th annual Christmas cycle on New
Year's Day at 12noon. Registration in Healy's bar at 11.30a.m.
36km and 12km family cycle with refreshments after in Healy's.
year we will be cycling in memory of our friend and former
club member Patrick McHale.
and her family have chosen Head Way Ireland as this year's
spinning classes will commence on Wednesday 22nd in St Johns
Hall, Ballycastle at 8pm. Beginners and non club members welcome.
music classes for children in Ballycastle Hall on Fridays
5.30pm to 6.30pm.
Beginner Irish music classes for Adults in Killala Community
Centre on Thursdays from 8pm to 9pm. 086-3016691
Athletic Club training on Fridays 6.30p.m. – 7.45p.m. at Ballycastle
55 Exercise Club
at 3.00p.m. in Suífinn Way Centre. New members always
John's, now open at the top of Main Street on Thursday, Friday
and Saturday each week from 10.00a.m. – 6.00p.m. Gents Haircut:
& Children: €8; Beard Trims €5.
some of the scenic areas in North Mayo with bicycle hire from
Ballycastle bike hire. Bikes provided are high quality with
a wide selection to match all ages and abilities (Mountain
Bikes, Road Bikes, Hybrid, Children's Bikes) and can
be rented from short to long term use.
includes free drop-off and pick-up locations in the Céide
Coast region including the monasteries of the Moy green-way
Killala. Hi-vis vests and helmets supplied.
hours for Céide Coast Lodge on Main Street , Ballycastle
– Sunday 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m.
hire available out of hours - just ring 086 3225128.
Máirtín on 086 3225128 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
will attend at Ballycastle Community Hall from 2 – 3pm on
the 1st Wednesday of every month.
Shop is located in the Resource Centre, Upper Main Street
stocking goods by local craftworkers e.g. knitwear, crochet,
handmade cards, wooden bowls, cushions, cot quilts, etc.
souvenir items e.g. candles, fridge magnets, keyrings, bookmarks,
biros, teabag holders,
Crystal and a range of other items.
Facilities available :
Information, Photocopying, Laminating, Typing.
– Friday 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m. (closed for lunch 1 – 2.00p.m.)
times for the Gymnasium in Ballycastle Community Hall are:
– Friday 9.00a.m. – 1.00p.m. and 5.00p.m. – 9.00p.m.
10.00a.m. – 1.30p.m.
€5 per visit, €20 per month, €50 for 3 months
or €120 per year.
: Bingo at 8.30p.m.
Boys and Girls Basketball from 5.30p.m. – 6.30p.m.
and Girls Indoor Soccer from 6.30p.m. – 7.30p.m.
all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901
10.00a.m.: People of the Parish
7.00p.m.: Aggie Doherty (Anniversary)
11.00a.m.: Deceased Doherty Family (Carrowcur)
11.00a.m.: James, Kathleen & Aidan Tighe
7.00p.m.: Peter & Mary Kelly
1.00p.m.: Hannah Parish (Month's Mind)
8.15p.m.: John Walsh (1st Anniversary)
11.30a.m.: Thomas, Margaret, Tomás, Paddy &
Vigil: Rose Nealon
11.30a.m.: Seán Callaghan
Vigil: As arranged
11.30a.m.: As arranged
Vigil: Róisín O'Donnell, John Healy
11.30a.m.: Josh & Tristan Murphy