Ballycastle >Local News
2nd April '08



No's drawn on Saturday 29th March '08 were:   4.   11.   12.   14.    No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 9,900euro.    Next draw in Lavelles.

Five envelopes drawn:

P. D. F. Lavin, Rathlacken

Martin Walsh, Annaghmore

Ciaran Jordan, Killerduff

Josephine Sweeney, Killeen

Maureen Earley, Billoose




Ballycastle were defeated by Kilfian on Sunday last in the North Mayo Exclusive Junior Cup Round 1.  

A fitter, slicker Kilfian team got off to a better start and kept the lead right through the game.

Final Score:   Ballycastle: 1-6;   Kilfian:   1-10.

Ballycastle Team : Jason O'Neill, Anthony Tighe, Darren Madden, Daniel Breslin, Daniel Kelly,

Jonathan McNulty, Patrick Tighe, Michael Jackson, Shane Healy (0-3), Shane Breslin (1-0),

Aodhan Tighe (0-1), Simon Barrett (0-2), John Paul Guiheen, Declan Caulfield, Gerard Nealon.

Sub : Patrick McNulty for Daniel Breslin.



Ballintubber B v Ballycastle on Saturday next in Ballintubber.

G.A.A. Draw

Mayo G.A.A. Draw 100euro tickets are available from club members before the 18th April.


Club Membership

G.A.A. Club Membership is now due.   Adults: 25euro,   Family: 40euro,  

Student & OAP:   10euro.   Contact Aidan Tighe, Club Treasurer before 1st May.


Fashion Show

A Fashion Show in aid of Ballycastle Community Playschool ( Kiddies Korner ) will be held in Ballycastle Parish Hall on Friday 11th April commencing at 7.30p.m.   Tickets are on sale at 10euro each.


Art Exhibition

Ballycastle Art Group are presenting an exhibition of paintings in Ballina Library from Wednesday 2nd April to Wednesday 23rd April during Library opening hours.  

Artists exhibiting are: Mauretti Uí Fhlatharta, Cath Doores, Rita Langan,

Mary Delaney, Maeve Dunne, Sally Burke, Sue Upton, Tony Jordan,

Florrie McBrien, Margaret Herbert.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil:   8.15p.m .

Sunday:   11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday:   Tom, Mary Kate & Michael Munnelly ( Carrowcullen )

Tuesday:   Mary Jo & Tom Clifford

Wednesday 8.00p.m.:   Michael & Tom Noone & Deceased Family

Thursday:   Patrick & Annie Kelly

Friday:   John T. Gardiner ( Anniversary )   (7.45p.m. Rosary & Novena)

Saturday Vigil:   Michael McDonnell ( Glenurla )

Sunday 11.30a.m.:   Eileen Whelan ( Anniversary ) & Tony


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil:   Rose Nealon

Sunday:   Michael Kelly



Saturday Vigil:   John Maughan

Sunday:    Jerome Chambers



7.00p.m.:   Rose Lavelle, Mary Anne Sweeney

7.30p.m.:   Mary Boyle, Mary Walsh

8.00p.m.:   John Caulfield, John Morgan


Community Care:

Cook:   Bridie Langan

Driver:   Caroline Nealon