Ballycastle >Local News
  30th September '20

Lotto Jackpot €16,400

No's drawn on 28th September: 4. 8. 20. 25.

€100 winner: Anona O'Connor, Sea Road .

Next draw will take place on Monday 5th October.

Tickets for Ballycastle/Belderrig Development Company Local Lotto are available in John Burkes,

Post Office, Healys and Céide Craft Stack (in the Resource Centre).



50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Eoghan Lynch, last week's winner (€158).

Tickets are now available in Seaview Lounge, McNamees XL, John Burkes, Healys, Post Office, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line.


Congratulations also to Rosaleen Flannery & Dympna McDermott who each won €200 in the Mayo Development Draw.


Church Notices

Mass intentions for this week are:


St. Bridget's Church :

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Mary O'Donnell (The Glen) & Deceased Family Members;

Joe & Sally Regan (Anniversaries) & Seamus O'Connor

Saturday 7.00p.m.: Michael & Teresa Forde

Saturday 12.00noon: Mary Burke's Funeral Mass

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Gerard Connor (Crott)


Eucharist Ministers :

Saturday: Paddy McDonnell, Anne O'Donnell

Sunday: Margaret Burke, Mary Carden


Saturday: Eileen Grier

Sunday: Seán Callaghan


St. Teresa's Church :

Sunday 10.00a.m.: Michael, Bridget, Frank, Maureen, Paddy, Chris & Ian McNulty


If Mass is requested for St. Bridget's Church during the week, it will be celebrated on Wednesdays.


Irish Course

Beginners Oral Irish course beginning shortly in Ballycastle Community Hall.

If interested, contact Kathleen 086 0667192.


Ballinglen Art Gallery


Exhibition by Gabrielle Flynn "Between Presence and Absence: Two Winter Weeks in North Mayo" runs until 9th October 2020 in The Ballinglen Gallery, Main Street, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo, F26X5N3.

Tel: 096 43184 Email:


Ceide Fields

The Céide Fields neolithic site is open to visitors but the visitor centre, café and toilets remain closed. There is no charge and the very knowledgeable Guide staff are on site to answer any questions and provide directions.


Museum of Art

The Ballinglen Museum of Art is now open at Main Street , Ballycastle, F26 X5N3. Tel: 096-43184.

Opening Hours:

Monday – Saturday 10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m.

Sunday 1.00p.m. – 5.00p.m.


First Communion

The First Holy Communion Mass will be celebrated on Saturday 10th October at 12.00noon.


Ballycastle Gym

Ballycastle Community Hall Gym is now open. All sessions must be pre booked.

For morning sessions (9.00a.m. – 1.00p.m.) phone 089 4607901

and for evening sessions (5.00p.m. – 9.00p.m.) phone 086 3242347.


Garda in attendance

Garda Brian McGuire will be in Ballycastle Community Hall on the first Wednesday of each month from 12noon – 1.00p.m. On arrival, sign in, disinfect hands and maintain social distancing.