Ballycastle >Local News
  30th November '22


Monster Bingo

Bingo is back at the Ballycastle Community Hall!

We are having a MONSTER Bingo on Monday 12th December at 8.30pm.

Jackpot prize on the night is €1000.

Along with a mega in-house raffle it will be sure to be a great night! 



Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Aoife Forde, Rathoonagh and

David Egan, Bonniconlon who were married in St. Bridget's Church, Ballycastle on

Saturday 18th November.


Christmas Experience

On Saturday 10th December the Christmas experience, with Santa and Mrs Claus, returns to Ballycastle. More details to follow.


G.A.A. News

Race Night:

Ballycastle GAA Club are holding a Christmas Race Night in Healy's Bar on Saturday 17th December. Recorded races. Lots of competitive fun. First Race at 8.30pm. All welcome.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Patrick Tighe, Ballymachugh, last week's winner (€200).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Post Office, Healy's Pub,

Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Memory Wall:

There has been great interest in the Memory Wall since it was launched last year and Ballycastle GAA Club would like to remind the Ballycastle diaspora the Wall is still open for requests. With Christmas coming it might be the perfect time to not only help the GAA Club but also remember a loved one who's passed. For details on the Memory Wall, as well as instructions on how to purchase a tile, visit



Art and Computer classes are back in Ballycastle Community Hall.

Art class on Tuesdays at 7.00pm.

Computer class on Wednesdays at 5pm.

New members are always welcome.


Rural Social Scheme

A vacancy exists on the Rural Social Scheme in the Community Hall in Ballycastle.

Duties include opening and closing of the Ballycastle Community Hall and general caretaking duties. Approx 20 hrs per week. Please contact 087 922 6615 for further information. 


A position is also available on the Rural Social Scheme for duties attached to St. Bridget's Church.

Rural Social Scheme criteria applies. Contact 087-9226615 for more information.


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.


PowerFit Coaching

PowerFit Coaching keep fit classes in Ballycastle Hall for all levels of fitness.

Please contact 086 1690028 or to sign up.


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.

Finbar Healy


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Seán Carr

Margaret Hegarty (Month's Mind) & Pearse Hegarty

John Walsh (Anniversary)

Peter (Anniversary) & Mary & Michael Kelly & Deceased Family Members


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Mary Delaney (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Carden



Saturday Vigil: M. Kenny

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

People of the Parish