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7th June '06


Raffle Winners

Congratulations to John Barrett, Doonadoba who won the Patchwork Quilt made by Ballycastle Women's Group.

2nd Prize (pair of cushions): Marie McLoughlin, Lacken

3rd Prize (Embroidery):   Johnny Orme, Moygownagh

4th Prize (Bottle of Wine): Patricia Loftus, Keerglen


Many thanks to all who bought tickets and to all the businesses who took in cards and sold tickets.

Thanks also to members of the Women's Group involved in this project: Mauretti Bn Uí Flathartha, Agnes Winters, Mary Delaney, Carmel Tighe, Maeve Dunne, Kathleen McDonnell, Mary Jackson, Florrie McBrien.  



County Junior Championship Section A :   Ballycastle:   0 - 6;    Lahardane: 1 - 9.

Ballycastle Team :   Jason O'Neill, Martin Heffernan, Daniel Breslin, David Langan,

Jonathan McNulty, Daniel Forde, Tom Gaughan, Shane Breslin,   Declan Caulfield,

J.P. Guiheen, Aodhan Tighe,   Shane Healy (0-1),   Simon Barrett (0-1),

Shane Forde (0-2), Fergal O'Connor (0-1).

Subs used: Francie Bonner (0-1) for Simon Barrett,   Paul O'Connor for Martin Heffernan,

Patrick Tighe for J.P. Guiheen, Martin Gardiner for Fergal O'Connor.

Subs not used: Mark Gaughan, Brian Healy, Mairtín Flannery, Alan Tuohill.


Fixture :

County Junior Championship Round 2:  

Kilmovee v Ballycastle on Sunday 11th June at 2.00p.m. in Kilmovee.


Training on Tuesday and Friday evenings at 8.30p.m.



Sympathy is extended to the parents, brothers, sisters, relatives and friends of Aidan McDonnell, Kilfian (aged 25years) who died tragically at the weekend.  


Sympathy is also extended to the sister, relatives and friends of Fr. Dev Bourke, Kilfian who died last week. Fr. Dev Bourke celebrated Mass in Ballycastle on many occasions.



No.'s drawn on Saturday 3rd June were:   2. 6. 17. 24.   No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at €16,900.   Next draw in Katie Macs.

Five envelopes drawn:

Amy Booth, Lisbrin,

Jim & Breege Meyler, Carrowcubic

James McHale, Ballycastle

John & Philippa Williams, Keerglen

Gráinne Flannery, Seaview


Women's Night Out

The Ballycastle Women's Art Group, Women's Group and friends are having a night out in the Broadhaven Bay Hotel, Belmullet on Friday 23rd June.   Bus leaving the Resource Centre at 5.30p.m.   Names can be given to Florrie McBrien at 096-43005 or to the Art & Craft Shop at 096-43946 before Wednesday 21 st June.


Art Exhibition


An Exhibition of Paintings by Ballycastle and Moygownagh Art Groups will be officially opened by Beverly Flynn TD, in Moygownagh Community Centre on Friday 30th June at 4.00p.m.   All welcome.   In this Exhibition, seven of Ballycastle Art Group are exhibiting their first display of Watercolours – Catherine Doors, Mary Delaney, Rita Langan, Sue Upton, Margaret Murray, Florrie McBrien, Mauretti Bn Uí Flatharta.




Medjugorje Anniversary Celebration in Knock Shrine (Adoration Chapel) on Sunday 25th June from 6.00p.m. – 8.00p.m.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil:   8.15p.m .

Sunday:   11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday:     Pat Corcoran (Sea Road) & Deceased Family Members

Tuesday:    Fr. Dev Bourke

Wednesday 8.00p.m:    John & Kathleen Nealon

Thursday:   Patrick Browne (Barnhill)   

Friday 8.00p.m.:    All Sick People

Saturday 10.00a.m.:    Barbara Tighe & Deceased Family Members

Saturday 8.15p.m.:    Frank & Mary Farrell (Ballinglen)

Sunday 11.30a.m.:   Bridget & Thomas Healy (Behy)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil:    Kathleen Donnelly

Sunday:     Mary Boyle



Saturday Vigil:   Cauleen Barrett

Sunday:    Florrie McBrien



7.00p.m.:   Liz Winters, Rose Lavelle

7.30p.m.:   Molly McGarry, Mary Walsh

8.00p.m.:    Eileen Grier, Mary Boyle

8.30p.m.:    John Caulfield, John Morgan


Community Care:

Cook:    Anne McDonnell

Driver:   Anne McDonnell