Ballycastle >Local News
  7th October '20

Lotto Jackpot €16,500

No's drawn on 5th October: 7. 14. 15. 17.

€100 winner: Michael Tomas

Next draw will take place on Monday 12th October.

Tickets for Ballycastle/Belderrig Development Company Local Lotto are available in John Burkes,

Post Office, Healys and Céide Craft Stack (in the Resource Centre).

First Communion

Due to the country being placed on Level 3 restrictions, First Holy Communion Mass scheduled for Saturday 10th October took place on Tuesday evening.

Congratulations to the following children who received their first Holy Communion:

Eleanor Burke, Darragh Doherty, Caith Hefferon, Aidan Kelly, Roaghan Langan, Tom Tighe

and Declan Walsh.



Sympathy is extended to the family, relatives and friends of Joe McDonnell, Drogheda who died recently (Brother of Breda, Dolly and Seamus McNulty).

May he rest in peace.


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Oliver Jackson (known as Bob), Newtowngore, Crossmolina who died on 6th October (Brother of Cecil Jackson, Killerduff).

May he rest in peace.


The death occurred on 2nd October of John Seán Healy, Behy, Ballycastle. Sympathy is extended to his wife Kathleen, son Des and his wife Caroline, daughter Katharina and her husband Ray Coyne, grandchildren, his sister Mary, brothers Tommy, Francie, Vincent and Bernie, sisters-in-law,

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

May he rest in peace.


Church Notices

Due to the whole country now on Level 3 covid-19 restrictions, there will not be any Mass for the

next 3 weeks.


Mass intentions for this week are:


St. Bridget's Church :

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Deceased Members Langan & Jordan Families

Saturday 7.00p.m.: Stadler & Madden Families

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Willie Barrett (Anniversary)


St. Teresa's Church :

Sunday 10.00a.m.: Nellie & John Carolan (Glenaugh)



50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Phil Healy Scott, last week's winner (€205).

Tickets are now available in Seaview Lounge, McNamees XL, John Burkes, Healys, Post Office, Belderrig Community Centre and on-line.


Panic Button/Carbon Monoxide alarm

Are you aged 65 or older and living alone and don't have a pendant/panic alarm - free carbon monoxide alarms also available. Contact Joe 086-8453067 or Caroline 086-3974408.


Irish Course

Beginners Oral Irish course beginning shortly in Ballycastle Community Hall.

If interested, contact Kathleen 086 0667192.


Ballycastle Gym

Ballycastle Community Hall Gym is now open. All sessions must be pre booked.

For morning sessions (9.00a.m. – 1.00p.m.) phone 089 4607901

and for evening sessions (5.00p.m. – 9.00p.m.) phone 086 3242347.


Garda in attendance

Garda Brian McGuire will be in Ballycastle Community Hall on the first Wednesday of each month from 12noon – 1.00p.m. On arrival, sign in, disinfect hands and maintain social distancing.