Ballycastle >Local News
4th March '20

Lotto Jackpot €15,900

No's drawn on 2nd March were: 5. 13. 15. 29.

€100 winner: Tommy Timlin



The death occurred on Tuesday 3rd March of John Maughan, Castletown, Ballycastle.

Predeceased by his wife Bridie.

Sympathy is extended to his daughters Mary, Una and Margaret, his sons Seán and Patrick,

son-in law Thomas, daughter-in-law Siobhán, grandchildren Patrick and Aoife, his sister Mary,

brothers-in-law, nephews, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.

Reposing at Lynn 's Funeral Home, Killala on Thursday from 5.00p.m. – 7.00p.m.

Mass on Friday at 12.00noon in St. Bridget's Church, Ballycastle, followed by burial in Ballycastle Cemetery.


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Michael Kelly who died recently in Cork (brother of Paddy Kelly, Muingelly).

May he rest in peace.



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Padraic Madden, last week's winner (€224).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  


G.A.A. Membership

Chairde Baile an Chaisil and Club Membership is now due for 2020.

Closing date for both is 31st March.



St. Patrick's Day Parade will take place in Ballycastle on 17th March after 11.30a.m. Mass.



Next Bingo in Ballycastle Hall will be on Monday 9th March at 8.30p.m.

Jackpot €475 in 48 no's or less.

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.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Friday next is the 1st Friday. Communion calls will be done in the Doonfeeney and Belderrig areas on Wednesday from 12.00noon and on Thursday from 2.30p.m. in the Ballycastle area.

The Padre Pio Novena prayers will be said at Mass on Friday evening.


Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday 7.00p.m: Katie, Martin & Michael McHale & Deceased Family (Belderrig)

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Maria Jordan (Anniversary)

Thursday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Friday 12.00noon: Funeral Mass for John Maughan

Friday 7.00p.m.: Holy Souls

Saturday 7.00p.m .: Mary & Peter Kelly (Anniversaries)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Michael & Ann Grier & Deceased Family Members (Muingelly)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Rose Nealon

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: Caroline Nealon

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Margaret Burke



Saturday Vigil: As Arranged

Sunday 11.30a.m.: As Arranged