Ballycastle >Local News
8th July '09



The occurred on Wednesday 1st of Pete McDonnell, Behy. Sympathy is extended to his wife Mary, son Gerard, daughter in law Mary, sister Kathleen Corcoran, Sea Road , relatives and friends.

Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Tom Clarke, Clydagh who died on Sunday 5th .



No's drawn on Saturday 4th July '09 were: 5. 7. 24. 27. No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 16,500euro. Next draw will take place in Polkes.

Five envelopes drawn:

Celine Beattie, Killala

Marcella O'Grady, Ballycastle

Michael Ruddy, Farmhill, Kincon

Gerry Goldrick, Rathlacken

Breda McNulty, Dominick Street




County Junior Football Championship: Ballycastle: 4 – 11; Westport : 1 – 8.


Vintage Society

West Coast Vintage Society Meeting on Tuesday 14th July at 9.30p.m. in the Resource Centre.


Foam Party (Disco)

Teenage Foam Party (Disco) in Ballycastle Hall on Friday 24th July 10.00p.m. to12.30a.m. DJ Declan Gillespie (Tiny). Admission €5.




Annual walk for Mayo/Roscommon Hospice held recently in Ballycastle raised €14,360.

A sincere thank you to all who walke, sponsored and helped in any way.



Bingo continues in Ballycastle Hall on Mondays nights at 9.00p.m.



Basketball in the Community Hall every Thursday night. Children aged10yrs upwards from 6.00 – 7.00p.m. Adults 8.00 – 9.00p.m. Come along for fun.



Library is open on Fridays from 9.30a.m. – 4.00p . m . in the old National School on Main Street. Please feel free to come in and browse.


Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m .

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday: Ann Higgins & James & James Junior

Tuesday: Pearse Hegarty

Wednesday: James & Charlotte Dunne & Shirley

Thursday: Pat, Mary & Michael O'Grady

Friday 8.00p.m. : Jim McDonnell (Anniversary)

Saturday Vigil: Michael John, Katie & Tony Barrett

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Mai & Joe Callaghan


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Eileen Grier

Sunday: Michael Kelly



Saturday Vigil: Mary Kenny

Sunday: Elizabeth O'Donnell



Saturday Vigil: Kevin Healy, Karen Healy, Andrew Healy

Sunday: Colin Kelly, Aideen Grier, Shane Grier



7.00p.m. : Rose Lavelle, Mary Anne Sweeney

7.30p.m. : Mary Walsh, Mary Boyle

8.00p.m. : John Caulfield, John Morgan


Community Care:

Cook : Kathleen McDonnell

Driver: Chris Maughan