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8th May '19

Lotto Jackpot €11,600

No's drawn on 7th May: 1. 14. 27. 28.

€100 winner: Anne McDonnell, Seaview


First Communion

First Communion in Ballycastle will be on Sunday 12th May at 11.30a.m. Mass.

The following children will receive their First Communion:

Dylan Carden, Leon Early, Eamon Kelly, Rachel Kelly, Amber Ginty/Moyles,

Emma Murphy, Danny Ruane, Michael Scott, Saoirse Sweeney, Ema Mirauskaite.


Ballinglen Exhibition

Jane Goldman "Pools of Deep Time: 25 years at The Ballinglen Arts Foundation" opens in The Ballinglen Gallery on Sunday 12th May from 12pm. Exhibition runs till 10th June. Everyone Welcome, Refreshments Served. The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street Ballycastle Co. Mayo F26 X5N3 Tel: 096 43184 Email:



50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to S. Caulfield, last week's winner (€218).

50/50 Can now be purchased online at  



Mayo Senior League Div 4:

Tourmakeady v Ballycastle on Saturday 11th May at 7.00p.m. in Tourmakeady.



Fianna Fáil Function in Seaview Lounge, Ballycastle on Friday 17th May.

Local Candidate Eamon Moore will attend.

Music by Pete Carden. Refreshments will be served. Raffle and Spot Prizes. All welcome.



Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 13th May at 8.30p.m. Jackpot €400 in 45 no's or less.


Athletic Club

Ballycastle A.C. athletics training every Saturday morning at 10am, meet at the Community Hall, anyone from junior infants to adults can come out and join us to get fit in a fun and non-competitive environment.


Craft Shop/Tourist Information

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.


For all Hall bookings, contact Breda at 089-4607901


Church Notices

Masses this week:

Monday 11.00a.m.: Mary Kate Doherty

Tuesday: No Mass

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: People of the Parish

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Friday 7.00p.m.: Martin Connor (Anniversary) & Deceased Family Members

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Phil Hunt (1st Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m.: First Holy Communion Mass


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Rose Nealon

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Seán Callaghan



Saturday Vigil: Mary Walsh

Sunday 11.30a.m.: First Holy Communion Children



Saturday Vigil: Sam Kelly, Alexander Smyth, Aoibha Brogan

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Leona & Michael Ruane, Keith Carden