Ballycastle >Local News
27th May '09



Sympathy is extended to the family relatives and friends of John McAvock, Geeveraune, Belderrig who died last week (brother of Mrs Bridget Healy, Behy and uncle of John Sean, Vincent, Bernie, Francie, Tommy and Mary and uncle of Padraig McAvock, Belderrig).


Sympathy is also extended to the family, relatives and friends of Pamela Beacon who died in Oxfordshire , England (Sister of Peter Harrison, Carrowcubic)


No's drawn on Saturday 23rd May '09 were:  1. 11. 12. 16.    No Jackpot winner so Jackpot now stands at 15,900euro.    Next draw will take place in Katie Macs.

Five envelopes drawn:

Katie Barrett, Ballycastle

Josie Irwin, Moygownagh

Daniel Healy, Seaview

Breda McNulty, Ballycastle

Claire Collins, Foghill




County Junior Championship: Castlebar B: 3 – 10; Ballycastle: 3 – 9



North Mayo Junior Football Divisional Cup Section B: Lahardane v Ballycastle on Saturday 30th at 7.00p.m.

Baile an Chaisil are representing County Mayo in the finals of Comórtas Peile na Gaeltacht in Rosmuc County Galway next weekend 30th May -1st June.

The fixtures are as follows:
Baile an Chaisil v An Sean Phobail (Port Láirge) at 11.00am on Sat. 30th May in Leitir Mór.
Winners to play Oileán Árainn on Sat 30th May at 6pm in Rosmuc.
All Ireland Semi-Finals Sun. 31st May at 2.00pm in Rosmuc
All Ireland Final Mon. 1st June at 2.00pm in Rosmuc

Tar amach agus tabhair tacaíocht - Come out and support.
This is a great honour for our club and all the players deserve our support.

Summer Camp

Summer camp with Nollag McHale, Music and Song Workshop for boys and girls

aged 6 - 14years.
Venue:   Killala Pastoral Centre on Monday 10th - Thursday 13th August
Kilfian GAA Clubhouse on Monday 16th - Thursday 20th August
Time: 10am - 2pm       
Price: 50euro per child, 80euro for 2, etc.
Places limited, booking advisable
Contact: Nollag McHale (087)2939915 or Lorraine Carey (087)9579296


'Kiddies Korner'

A meeting for parents of children aged 2 ½ upwards is being held in Kiddies Korner Playschool, Ballycastle on Tuesday 2nd June at 8.00p.m. Information on two new schemes for children going to playschool will be discussed. A member of Mayo Co. Childcare will attend.



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

Church Notices

Mass Times:

Weekdays at 10.00a.m.

Saturday Vigil: 8.15p.m .

Sunday: 11.30a.m.


Masses this week:

Monday 8.00p.m. : Dan & Bridget Clarke

Tuesday 8.00p.m. : Pat Corcoran ( Sea Rd )

Wednesday 8.00p.m. : Paddy Joe, Seán & Mai Loftus

Thursday 8.00p.m. : John & Winifred Keane & Deceased Family

Friday 10.00a.m. : John & Bridget Gardiner & Michael Gardiner

Friday 8.00p.m. : Pamela Deacon

Saturday 12.00noon: P. J. Horan

Saturday Vigil: Jack McBrien (Anniversary)

Sunday 11.30a.m. : Colm Kenny (Anniversary)


Eucharist Ministers:

Saturday Vigil: Paddy Kelly

Sunday: Tony D'Arcy



Saturday Vigil: Michael A. O'Connor

Sunday: Mary Hefferon



Saturday Vigil: Cliona Maughan, Megan Garry, Ciarán McDonnell

Sunday: Eve Kelly, Jodie Kelly, Zach Kelly



No Adoration this week. Mass at 8.00p.m.


Community Care:

Cook : Susan Tighe

Driver: Aidan Tighe