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3rd March '05


Mothers Day

 Wishing all Mothers a very relaxing and happy ‘ Mothers Day' on Sunday next 6th March.


‘Sonic Reducer'

Reminder:      If you missed them the first time, you can hear New Band ‘Sonic Reducer' in Healys Lounge on Saturday 5 th March.



Congratulations and Best Wishes for the future to Geraldine Gardiner, Knockaun, Ballycastle and Brian Golden, Crosspatrick, Killala who were married in St. Brigid's Church, Ballycastle on Friday 25 th February.


21st Birthday


Congratulations to Brendan McNulty, Dominick Street, who celebrated his 21 st Birthday last weekend.


Card Game Winners

Congratulations to the following winners at the Card Game held by Ballycastle G.A.A. Club on 22 nd February:

1 st : Margaret & Anthony Walsh, Glenurla

2 nd : Pat Tighe & John Gorman; S. Quinn & J. Orme

3 rd :   Rita Langan & Betty Caulfield; John Anderson & George O'Grady; P.J. Loughney & Tomás Hynes;   John Ruane   & Eoghan Mullarkey

Ladies Prize: Kathleen Barrett & Kathleen O'Donnell


Ballycastle G.A.A. would like to thank all who bought tickets, all who sold tickets and all who helped on the night.



The Ballycastle v Knockmore game on Sunday 27 th February ended in a draw. Ballycastle: 2 – 6; Knockmore: 0 – 12.

Ballycastle Team:   Mairtín Flannery, Martin Heffernan, Colm Doherty, Des Langan,

Paul Tighe, Daniel Forde, Paul O'Connor (0-1), Donal McLean (1 – 1), Declan Caulfield (0-1), Fergal O'Connor, Aodhan Tighe (0-1), Gerard Nealon, Shane Healy (0-1), Shane Breslin, Fergus Tighe.

Subs used : Padraic Gardiner (1-1) for Fergal O'Connor; Brian Healy for   Shane Breslin; Simon Barrett for Gerard Nealon; Mark Gaughan for Martin Heffernan.


Winter League Fixtures

Sunday 6 th March:     Ballycastle v Ballycroy in Ballycastle at 12.00noon




U-14 Training on Saturday at 4.30p.m.

Junior Training on Tuesday and Friday nights at 9.00p.m.



Numbers drawn on 26th Feb'05 were:    3.    5.    8.   29.

No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now   €10,300.   

Five Envelopes drawn:

Maura Munnelly, Muingreevagh

Ann McDonnell, Seaview

Geraldine Moran, Annaghbeg

Celia Jordan, Killerduff

Bridget Gaughan, Seaview