Ballycastle >Local News
  4th January '24


The death occurred on 23rd December of Eamon Timlin, Tom Clarke Place, Ballina and formerly of Ballinglen, Ballycastle and London .

Sympathy is extended to his mother Mary, son Aaron, daughter Ellie, brothers Colm and Richard,

sisters Caroline and Patricia, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.



50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Brian McCann, last weekend's winner (€206) and to Paul Whelan who won the Christmas Voucher.

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Healy's Bar, Donnelly's Village Store, Seaview Lounge, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Card Game:

Ballycastle G AA card game on Tuesday nights will resume on Tuesday 9th January.


GAA Award Winners

Congratulations to the following who received the awards for 2023:

Hall of Fame: Peter McDonnell

Clubperson of the Year: Vincent Tomas and Joe Tighe

Player of the Year: Ciarán McDonnell

Young Player of the Year: Conor Barrett

Trainer's Award: Dean Stadler


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.

Monday to Friday 9am – 9pm

Saturday 9am – 1pm

Closed on Sundays.


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:


Monday New Year's Day:

Bridget, John, Willie, Paddy & Annette Monaghan and deceased Monaghan & Cattigan families

Special intention

Elaine Madden


Tuesday 11.00a.m.:

All who are ill in the community


Friday 7.00p.m: Eve of the Epiphany


Saturday 11.30a.m. Feast of the Epiphany (Holy Day)

Annie Kate & Pat Hopkins


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Anna Winters (Anniversary) & Paddy


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Patrick & Margaret O'Malley, Kilbride and deceased O'Malley family members

Josie Munnelly

Paddy Langan, Kilbride


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Paddy McDonnell

Sunday: Susan Murphy



Saturday Vigil: Geraldine Dunican

Sunday: Michael A. O‘Connor




Saturday 6th January 10.00a.m.

People of the Parish


Sunday 7th January 10.00a.m.:

Martin Joe & Katy O'Boyle