Ballycastle >Local News
  3rd November '21


The death occurred on Wednesday 27th October of Sally Bourke (née Dempsey), Heathfield, Ballycastle. Sympathy is extended to her husband Michéal, daughters Marion, Michele and Orla, her son Michael, grandchildren, great-grandson, her sister and brother, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, sisters-in-law,

nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May she rest in peace.


G.A.A. News

Ballycastle GAA AGM will take place on Saturday 20th November at 7pm in the Community Hall. 


Ballycastle GAA would like to thank everyone who came and supported our quiz night which was held in the Seaview Lounge on Saturday 23rd October.

Thank you to Fergal O'Connor for being MC on the night. 

Thanks to the ticket sales and the raffle on the night, we raised over €602, which is incredible.

All money raised will go towards a new defibrillator located at Tom Langan Park .


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Patricia Coultry, last week's winner (€165).

Tickets are now available in McNamees XL, John Burkes, Post Office, Belderrig Community Centre

and on-line.


Irish Dance Class

Murphy School of Irish Dancing will be resuming classes soon in St. John's Hall, Ballycastle.

If you would like to book a place for your child, please forward your child's name to

Anne Marie Murphy at 086 0687342.


Ballycastle Gym

Ballycastle Community Hall gym is now open by appointment only.

Morning sessions from 9am -1pm and evenings from 5pm -9pm.

Contact 089 4607901 mornings and 086 3242347 evenings.

Church Notices

Mass on Wednesdays at 11.00a.m. 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:

Monday: All Saints Day. John Earley; Teresa, Jim, Gerry & John O'Donnell

Wednesday: John Donnelly (Anniversary)

Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.: John & Bridie Maughan & Deceased Family Members;

Deceased Members of Gilmartin, Dooher & Cawley Families

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Farrell (1st Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Ann O'Donnell

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Mary Boyle



Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Elizabeth O'Donnell



Sunday 7th November 10.00a.m.: Seamus Walsh (Month's Mind)