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  7th June '23

Corpus Christi

Next Sunday, 11th June, is the Feast of Corpus Christi. It is hoped to have the procession after 11.30am Mass (weather permitting).


Water Safety

Water Safety classes commence on Lacken Pier on 1st July to 5th July at 1.00pm. Enrolment on the day and all levels catered for. Enqueries to 096 43180 after 6pm.



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Michael Lynott, London and late of Knockaun, Ballycastle who died recently.

May he rest in peace.




Div 3B League

Charlestown v Ballycastle on 9th June at 7.30pm in Charlestown.

25 Card Game

Weekly 25 Card Game in Ballycastle GAA Clubhouse every Tuesday at 8.30pm.

Tea and refreshments served.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Florrie McBrien, last week's winner (€265).

Tickets are now available in John Burkes, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line at


Céide Coast Half Marathon

Céide Coast Half Marathon and 10k Coastal Challenge will take place on Saturday 23rd September

at 12noon. Registration is online only


Céide Fields

Céide Fields Centre open 7 days a week 10am – 6pm. with last admission at 5.15pm.

Free admission on the first Wednesday of the month.


Ballycastle Community Hall

Ballycastle Community Hall is available to hire for all functions. For all Hall or Gym bookings please contact 086 0667192, 086 8704125 or 086 1584432.

Monday to Friday 9am – 9pm

Saturday 9am – 1pm

Closed on Sundays.


Lough Derg 2023 Pilgrimage Season

Three day Pilgrimage opens Thursday 1st June until Tuesday 15th August (last day to begin Sunday 13th). Adm €80. Booking advised. Concessions available for students, seniors and groups. One day retreats available in May. Adm €45. Booking essential. Concessions available for groups. Contact details . email .

Phone 071 9861518


Church Notices

Weekday Masses will be celebrated at 11.00a.m.


Mass on Saturdays at 7.00p.m. and Sundays at 11.30a.m. in Ballycastle and

on Sunday at 10.00a.m. in Belderrig.


Mass intentions for this week:


Tuesday 11.00a.m.:

All who are doing the Leaving Cert and Junior Cert exams


Wednesday 11.00a.m.:

All who are ill in the community


Thursday 11.00a.m.:

Private Intention


Saturday Vigil 7.00p.m.:

Breege Doherty

Rita (Anniversary) & Anthony McLucas

Breege Meyler (Anniversary) and Jim Meyler and Eileen & Martin Heffernan (Anniversaries)

Frankie Bonner (9th Anniversary)


Sunday 11.30a.m.:

Pat & Annie Kate Hopkins

Benny Langan


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Martina Gardiner

Sunday: Louise Kelly



Saturday Vigil: Cauleen Barrett

Sunday: Nuala Delaney




Sunday 10.00a.m.:

Anthony Barrett