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  2nd August '23


Cemetery Masses

Ballycastle Cemetery:    Sunday 6th August at 12.00noon

Doonfeeney Cemetery:  Friday 11th August at 7.00pm

Kilbride Cemetery:        Friday 25th August at 7.00pm

Belderrig Cemetery:       Sunday 13th August at 2pm

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of:

- Aoife Langan, Knocklyon, Dublin/Ballycastle, Co. Mayo who died on July 22nd .

- James McDonnell, Belderrig Beg, who died on 12th July.

- Seamus Clarke, (Clarkes Garage) Ballina who died on 28th July.

May they all rest in peace.


Ballinglen Exhibition

In recognition of The Royal Hibernian Academy 200th year celebration, The Ballinglen Museum of Art is delighted to host 'RHA: Ballinglen Fellows Exhibition': Works from the Ballinglen Permanent Collection and new work. 

28th July – 25th September. 

The Ballinglen Museum of Art, Main Street Ballycastle, Co. Mayo, F26X5N3

Artists include Diana Copperwhite, Gary Coyle, Joe Dunne, Martin Gale,

Richard Gorman, James Hanley, Pat Harris, Eithne Jordan, Sinéad Ní Mhaonaigh, Maeve McCarthy, Colin Martin, Mick O'Dea, Una Sealy, Dorothy Smith,

Amelia Stein, Donald Teskey, Charles Tyrrell.



50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Kate Leigh Farrell, last week's winner (€200).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Céide Coast Half Marathon

Céide Coast Half Marathon and 10k Coastal Challenge will take place on Saturday 23rd September

at 12noon. Registration is online only


Céide Fields

Céide Fields Centre open 7 days a week 10am – 6pm. with last admission at 5.15pm.

Free admission on the first Wednesday of every month.


Ballycastle Community Hall

Ballycastle Community Hall is available to hire for all functions. For all Hall or Gym bookings please contact 086 0667192, 086 8704125 or 086 1584432.

Monday to Friday 9am – 9pm

Saturday 9am – 1pm

Closed on Sundays.


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 who are ill in the community

Wednesday 11.00a.m:

Private Intention

Thursday 11.00a.m:

Private Intention

Friday 11.00a.m:

Private Intention

Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Joe O'Donnell (Anniversary) & Deceased Family Members

Francis Healy (Anniversary) & Deceased Family Members


Sunday 12.00noon: Mass in Ballycastle Cemetery (Weather permitting)

Joe O'Donnell & Mary O'Donnell

Michael Bourke (Anniversary) & Sally Bourke & Deceased Bourke & Dempsey Family Members

All the faithful departed


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Maureen Healy

Sunday: Susan Murphy



Saturday Vigil: Elizabeth O'Donnell

Sunday: Florrie McBrien




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Tommie, Michael John, Gerry & Martin McHale

Deceased Tomas Family Members & William Tierney