Ballycastle >Local News
9th January '19



No's drawn on 3rd January were: 8. 20. 21. 25. No Jackpot winner.

€100 winner: Carmel Duggan, Killala Bus


No's drawn on 7th January were: 4. 7. 11. 26. No Jackpot winner.

Jackpot now €9,900. Next draw in Katie Macs.

€100 winner: Katie Ruddy, Ballycastle



The death occurred on 6th January of Patrick (Paddy) Healy, Áras Attracta, Swinford and Moyney, Ballycastle. Sympathy is extended to his brothers Mickey, Peter, Pat, Martin and Brendan, sisters Mary, Breda and Christina, nieces, nephews, extended family, relatives and friends.

May he rest in peace.


Bingo in Ballycastle Hall on Monday 14th January at 8.30p.m.



Congratulations to Martin McAndrew and Miley Moran, winners of last week's 50/50 Draw (€208).


The draw for the New York trip will take place on 2nd February to coincide with the Club's annual Presentation night. Still plenty of time to enter.


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.


Downpatrick Headers Drama Society

A new drama society being established to include the surrounds of Downpatrick Head such as Ballycastle, Belderrig, Cooneal, Killala, Kilfian, Lacken, Moygownagh. Aspiring thespians or has-been actors please contact Thomas at or text/ph 0831607527.


Craft Shop/Tourist Information

Craft Shop/Tourist Information (in the Resource Centre) is open Monday – Friday

from 11.00a.m. – 3.00p.m.


Burkes of Ballycastle

Burkes of Ballycastle accommodation now open.

Apartments and hostel accommodation for rent. 

Contact us on 0864684917, e-mail   and our website  


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.: People of the Parish

Tuesday 11.00a.m.: Annie Kate Hopkins (Anniversary) & Deceased Hopkins & Carolan Families

Wednesday 11.00a.m.: Joe (Anniversary) & Eileen Tighe

Thursday 11.00a.m.: Kathleen & Pat Corcoran

Friday 11.00a.m.: Holy Souls

Saturday 8.15p.m.: Paddy Joe, Josephine & Seán Loftus
Sunday 11.30a.m.: Phil & Jack Hunt


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: As arranged

Sunday 11.30a.m.: As arranged



Saturday Vigil: As arranged

Sunday 11.30a.m.: As arranged



Saturday Vigil: Michaela Scott, Alexander Smyth

Sunday 11.30a.m.: Nathan Doherty, Juliet Heffernan