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5th June '19

Lotto Jackpot €12,000

No's drawn on 3rd June: 3. 9. 10. 27.

€100 winner: Patsy O'Neill, Muingreevagh



Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Gillian Tomas, Carrowcubic and Michael Rooney, Lacken who were married on Monday 3rd June.



50/50 Draw: Congratulations to Jason O'Neill, last week's winner (€226).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Bernadette Crehan (nee Doherty),

formerly of Main Street , Ballycastle, who has died in America .


Events at Ballinglen

Exhibition by Joe Wilson "Exploring Ballinglen" opens on Friday 14th June at 12pm in The Ballinglen Gallery, Main Street Ballycastle, F26X5N3. Come meet the Artist and join us for tea and scones. Exhibition runs till 31st July 2019.

Everyone Welcome. Tel: 096 43184 Email:


Cruinniu na nOg June 15th 2019, 12 - 4pm, The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle,

Co. Mayo, F26X5N3: "Drawing Creature and Telling Stories",

2019 Schools Programme Exhibition, Creature Making with Nuala Clarke, Treasure Hunt,

Special Guests: Ball Skills with Mayo Coach Daniel Forde, Story Telling with Mrs Exon & Arf-Arf.

This is a free event, Families welcome with Tea & Coffee available. Come for an hour or stay all day!

If children are here for the full day, they must bring a packed lunch and wear old clothes.

For more information, Tel: 096 43184 or Email:



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 10th June at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €500 in 49 no's or less.


Water Safety

Water Safety classes will commence on Saturday 30th June to 3rd July on Lacken Pier at 1.00p.m. Enrolment on the day. Contact Anne at 096-43180 (evenings only).


Craft Shop/Tourist Information

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is open Monday, Thursday and Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 5.00p.m. (Closed for lunch 1 – 2pm).


Cycling Club

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

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

Masses this week:

Monday 12.00noon: John Walsh (Kilbride)

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Seán Munnelly ( Templemary)

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Michael Bell (Anniversary)

Friday: No Mass

Saturday 8.15p.m.: James, Celia Jordan & Deceased Family Members;

Johnny Gilmartin (Anniversary); Frankie Bonner (Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Gerry, Mary, Vincent & Emma Healy;

Breege Meyler (Anniversary; Eileen Heffernan (Anniversary);

John Deane (Birthday Mass)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Louise Kelly



Saturday Vigil: Geraldine Dunican

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Florrie McBrien



Saturday Vigil: As Arranged

Sunday 11.30a.m.: As Arranged