Ballycastle >Local News
2nd September '09



No's drawn on Saturday 29th August '09 were: 4. 6. 7. 8. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 17,300euro. Next draw will take place in Polkes.

Five envelopes drawn:

Martin & Eileen Hefferon, Glenurla

Una Connolly, Ballycastle

Terri Kiernan, Kilbride

Bernie McAndrew, Glenamoy

Oliver Sweeney, Ballyglass


Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Jade Healy, Seaview and Donal McDonnell, Belderrig who were married on Friday 28th August.



Welcome Inn Senior League: Ballycastle: 1 – 12; Castlebar: 2 – 6.

U-21: Islandeady: 2 – 10; Ballycastle: 1 – 6.


U-11 League: Naomh Pádraig v Ardmoy on Friday 4th at 6.45p.m.

U-15 League: Naomh Pádraig v Moy Davitts on Sunday 6th at 12.00noon

U-13 League: Naomh Pádraig v Aghamore on Monday 7th at 6.30p.m.


Golf Society

Anyone interested in joining Ballycastle Golf Society contact Eddie Keigher at 086-3618595 or Vincent Tomas at 087-7719359.


Vintage Society

West Coast Vintage Society meeting on Tuesday 8th September at 9.00p.m. in the Resource Centre.


Women's Group

Meeting on Thursday 10th September at 8.30p.m. in the Resource Centre.



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Paddy Joe Loftus (Brother of Fr. Kevin Loftus) who died recently.



Bingo in Ballycastle Community Hall on Monday nights at 8.30p.m.



A 9-week course begins on Wednesday 9th September in the Resource Centre, Ballycastle. Evening Class from 8.00p.m. – 9.30p.m.

Tutor : Ishtar, Colour therapist, teacher of Yoga and Dancing the Rainbow.

Fee: €100 payable at start of course

Booking and enquiries: Phone Ishtar at 096-34901 or 086 – 1600964.


Art Exhibition


Ballycastle Women's Art Group 12th Annual Exhibition ‘Solas' continues in the Resource Centre, Ballycastle.

The Resource Centre is open Monday – Friday from 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m.

Tel: 096-43946/43407.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m .

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: Paddy McDonnell (Aughoose)

Tuesday: Kate & Pat Sweeney (Ballyglass)

Wednesday: Peter & Rose Carey

Thursday: Tony Munnelly (Ballymachugh)

Friday 8.00p.m. : Luke & John Gilligan ( 7.45p.m. St. Pio Novena)

Saturday Vigil: Bridgie (Anniversary) & John Collins

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Tony Padden & Deceased Family (Heathfield)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Rose Nealon

Sunday: Jerome Chambers



Saturday Vigil: Michael A. O'Connor

Sunday: Elizabeth O'Donnell



Saturday Vigil: Karen Healy, Andrew Healy

Sunday: Ciara Clinton, Martin Sweeney



7.00p.m. : Breege Doherty, Peggy Burke

7.30p.m. : Bridie Hunt, Caroline Stadler

8.00p.m. : Breege Meyler, Margaret McLean

8.30p.m. : Kathleen Donnelly, Mary O'Connor


Community Care:

Cook : Rose Langan

Driver: Claire Langan