Ballycastle >Local News
5th September '18



No's drawn on 3rd September were: 11. 23. 24. 29. No Jackpot winner.

Jackpot now €8,100. Next draw in Katie Macs.

Five Envelopes drawn:

Anne Healy, Heathfield

Edward Scott, Sea Road

Michael A. O'Connor, Sea Road

Phil Tomas, Ballycastle

Kellie Barrett, Ballycastle


Cemetery Mass

Mass will be celebrated in Doonfeeney Cemetery on Friday 7th September at 7.00p.m


Cake Sale

Cake Sale in St. John's Hall, Ballycastle on Saturday 8th September at 8.00p.m.

Home-made cakes, bread, jams, garden produce and lots of other items.

Guess the weight of the cake. Please support.

All proceeds in aid of St. John's Church , Ballycastle.


Burkes of Ballycastle

Burkes of Ballycastle accommodation now open.

Apartments and hostel accommodation for rent . 

Contact us on 0864684917, e-mail   and our website  

Gym Special Offer

Register in the month of September for yearly membership.

Standard Membership €120. Register during September only €100.

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.


Golf Society

Results from outing to Ballinrobe Golf Club:

1st: David Alexander 30pts back 9
2nd: Allen Kelly 30pts
3rd: Oliver Clarke 29pts
Nearest the pin: Eddie Keigher
Longest drive: N/A
Visitor's prize: Ed Campion
The player of the year is now settled. 
A big congratulations to our winner for 2017/18 season Oliver Clarke 
Next outing is Allen Kelly Captains Prize on Saturday 29th September.

1st tee is booked for 10am.



Congratulations to Lisa & Aoibhe, Ballymachugh winners of last week's 50/50 Draw (€210).

Exhibition at the Ballinglen Gallery

Chris Doris "Object Relations" in The Ballinglen Gallery runs until 30 th September. The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle. Tel:096 43184. Email: . www.



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

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


Craft Shop

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

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


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.

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

Eddie Stone, the Healer will be coming to Ballycastle Church on Sunday 16th September at 3.00p.m.


Masses this week:

Monday 11.00a.m.: People of the parish

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: Mary McNiff (nee O'Malley)

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Anthony Tomas, Ballyglass (Anniversary)

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Aggie & Jack Doherty

Friday 7.00p.m.: Mass in Doonfeeney Cemetery

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Jack Winters & Deceased Family Members

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Tony Padden & Deceased Family Members


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: As Arranged

Sunday 11.30a.m.: As Arranged