Ballycastle >Local News
  8th September '21


Best Wishes

Best Wishes to the Mayo team in the All-Ireland SFC Final v Tyrone on Saturday at 5.00p.m. in Croke Park .


Best Wishes also to all the divers taking part in the Red Bull Cliff Diving at Downpatrick Head at 3.00p.m. on Sunday.


First Communion

First Holy Communion will be celebrated on Saturday 11th September 2021 at 10.00am in Ballycastle Church .

The following children will receive their First Communion:

Eoin Brogan, Brandon Newman, Adam McDonnell, Crea Smyth, Amelia Daniels and Tara Ormsby.



Congratulations to Geraldine Munnelly – winner of the 2 All Ireland tickets in the Club fundraising draw.



Mayo GAA League Div 5A: Ballycastle: 2-12; Moygownagh: 1-9.


50/50 Draw:

Congratulations to Wanda O'Neill, last week's winner (€184).

Tickets are now available in McNamees XL, John Burkes, Post Office, Belderrig Community Centre

and on-line.


Exhibition in Ballinglen Gallery

Fumi Masaki  'In Between'  at the Ballinglen Gallery, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo F26X5N3

17th Sept - 30th Oct 2021



Exhibition in Museum of Art

Major exhibition: Stoney Road Press: Twenty Years – A Survey, is now on in the Ballinglen Museum

of Art, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo

The exhibition will run until 31st October.
The Ballinglen Museum of Art is located on Main Street, Ballycastle, Co Mayo F26 RX61.
For further information contact: Úna Forde 353 (0)96 43184


Ballycastle Gym

Ballycastle Community Hall gym is now open by appointment only.

Morning sessions from 9am -1pm and evenings from 5pm -9pm.

Contact 089 4607901 mornings and 086 3242347 evenings.

Céide Fields

The Céide Fields outdoor site is open to the public, every day free of charge from 10a.m. to 5pm. The construction work on the exciting all new exhibitions in the Visitor Centre has restarted so the café and toilets will not be available.


Church Notices

Please note the Vigil Mass on Saturday next (11th ) will be at 8.00p.m. to facilitate people who are watching the All Ireland .


Mass on Wednesdays at 11.00a.m. 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:

Wednesday: Holy Souls

Saturday 10.00a.m.: First Communion Mass

Saturday Vigil 8.00p.m.: Tom & Kate Gilligan & Deceased Family Members

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Jack Winters & Deceased Family Members; Patrick Corcoran & Bridget Tighe & Deceased Family Members (Kilbride)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: N/A

Sunday 11.30a.m.: N/A



Saturday Vigil: George O'Grady

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Gillian Grier



Sunday 12th September 10.00a.m.: Kieran Cooke (Anniversary) & Deceased Cooke & Madden Family Members & Tommy Cooke who died recently in USA .