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4th July '18



No's drawn on 2nd July were: 6. 10. 21. 25. No Jackpot winner.

Jackpot now €7,200. Next draw in Healys.

Five Envelopes drawn:

Purty & Nonie, Ballycastle

Maeve Dunne, Ballycastle

Sarah Healy, Killala

Mrs Wanon, Ballycastle

Mary Ann & Michael Sweeney, Cappagh


Water Safety

Water Safety week commencing on Saturday 7th July at 2.00p.m. on Lacken Pier.

All enquiries to Anne Healy at 096-43180 after 7.00p.m.



Junior A Championship Result:

Ballycastle: 0 – 8; Kilmovee: 2 – 9. 



Ballycastle v Kilmeena on Sunday 8th July at 12.00noon in Tom Langan Park , Ballycastle.


Congratulations to Marcella O'Grady, winner of last week's 50/50 Draw (€205).


New community text on WhatsApp - text your name and number to Máirtin Flannery on 0863225128 if you would like to be added. 



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall continues on Monday at 8.30p.m.

Jackpot starting at €450 in 47 no's or less. Please support.


Children's Summer Workshop

The Ballinglen Arts Foundation: Children's Summer Art Workshop 9th & 10th July 2018 from 10.00am - 1.00pm. Age: 5 - 12 years, €8 per day or €12 for both days per child.

For more Information and Booking Tel: 096 43184 or Email:

The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle, Co. Mayo, F26 X5N3.


Exhibition at the Ballinglen Gallery

Nataly Maier "Metropolis and Bows" in The Ballinglen Gallery runs until 27th July 2018. The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle, Co. Mayo. Tel/Fax: 096 43184 Email:


Craft Shop

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is now open Monday – Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


Athletic Club

Training on Friday evenings 6.30p.m. – 7.45p.m. and Couch to 5K every Saturday morning at 9.45a.m. from the Community Hall.


Cycling Club

Ballycastle Cycling Club spins every Sunday morning at 8am, every ability catered for.


The club's annual weekend away will be in July, when we hope to complete the 180km of the Ring of Kerry. For more details contact Máirtin Flannery.

Community Hall

Opening times for the Gymnasium in Ballycastle Community Hall are:

Monday – Friday 9.00a.m. – 1.00p.m. and 5.00p.m. – 9.00p.m.

Saturday 10.00a.m. – 1.30p.m.

Prices: €5 per visit, €20 per month, €50 for 3 months or €120 per year.


Monday : Bingo at 8.30p.m.

Tuesday: Boys and Girls Basketball from 5.30p.m. – 6.30p.m.

Boys and Girls Indoor Soccer from 6.30p.m. – 7.30p.m.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Masses this week:

Monday 7.00p.m.: Pete McDonnell (Anniversary), Behy

Tuesday 7.00p.m.: Vinnie Healy (Anniversary)

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Catherine (Anniversary), Dan, Joe & Eileen Tighe

Thursday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Friday 7.00p.m.: First Friday. Aidan Tighe (Anniversary)

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Michael (Anniversary) & Kathleen Burke, Doonfeeney

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Johnny Tighe (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Tommy Carey

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Tony D'Arcy



Saturday Vigil: Mary Walsh

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Gillian Grier



Saturday Vigil: M. Scott, J. Healy

Sunday 11.30a.m.: M. Tighe, S. Kelly