Ballycastle >Local News
3rd June '09



No's drawn on Saturday 30th May '09 were:  9.  25. 26.   27.    No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 16,000euro. Next draw will take place in Healys.

Five envelopes drawn:

Michael Ruane, Muingelly

Una Deane, Main Street

John Barrett, c/o McNamees

E.. & T. Scott, c/o Healys

Irene Duffy, Ballinlena, Carrowmore-Lacken

Green Flag

Congratulations to the pupils of Scoil Naomh Bríd, Ballycastle who have been awarded the Green Flag for their work on the theme ‘Litter & Waste'. The school would like to thank the children, parents and teachers, especially Ms Cosgrove, for their co-operation and hard work.



Sympathy is extended to the family relatives and friends of Gerry Lawn who died recently in Antrim (brother of Anona O'Connor, Sea Road ).


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Liz Winters, Main Street (nee Munnelly and late of Inagh) who died on Saturday last (sister of Annie Kate Munnelly, Main Street ) .


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Kevin Loughney, Beltra, Carrowmore-Lacken who died yesterday (Brother of Carmel McGinty, Seaview and Mary Tighe, Carrowcullen).



Ballycastle defeated by An Sean Phobail (Waterford) on Saturday morning last, after two periods of extra time, in Comórtas Peile na Gaeltacht in Rosmuc.
Unfortunately they were defeated by Oileán Árainn that evening at 6.00p.m.



Welcome Inn Senior Football League: Ballycastle v Crossmolina on Sunday next at 12.00noon.


Vintage Society

West Coast Vintage Society meeting on Tuesday 9th at 9.30p.m. in the Resource Centre.


Mayo/Roscommon Hospice

Annual Sponsored Walk in Ballycastle on Sunday 7th June. Sponsorship cards available from Phil Healy at 096-43019 or Pádraic Mitchell at 087-2033101.

Mayo Arts

Reading with Eilís Ní Dhuibhne, Mayo Arts, in Suífinn Centre, Ballycastle on Tuesday 9th June

from 2.00 – 4.00p.m. All welcome.

Community Hall

Meeting on Tuesday 9th at 8.00p.m. to organise a Disco for 2 nd year students.


Meeting on Thursday 11th at 8.00p.m. to organise basketball on Thursday nights. Anyone interested in playing please attend.



Bingo continues in Ballycastle Hall on Mondays nights at 9.00p.m.

Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m .

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday 12.00noon: Funeral Mass for Liz Winters

Tuesday: No Mass

Wednesday: No Mass

Thursday: No Mass

Friday 8.00p.m. : John James & Sarah Bourke ( 7.45p.m. St. Pio Rosary & Novena)

Saturday Vigil: Paddy Healy & Deceased Family (Shraghlaghy)

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Michael & Christina Jackson


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Tommy Carey

Sunday: Jerome Chambers



Saturday Vigil: Mary Walsh

Sunday: Nuala Delaney



Saturday Vigil: Saoirse O'Connor, Eoin Keigher, Karen Sweeney

Sunday: Jason Maughan, Emma Maughan, Kate Loftus



7.00p.m. : Mary Kelly, Mary Kelly

7.30p.m. : Anne & Joe Greene

8.00p.m. : Marcella O'Grady, Peggy Burke

8.30p.m. : Mary Bryce, Miriam Burke


Community Care:

Cook : Rose Langan

Driver: Claire Langan