Crossmolina Day Centre

The Crossmolina Day Centre will run a 9 week YOGA class beginning Wednesday 4TH April from 12pm - 1.00pm upstairs in the town hall.

Barry Loftus from Strand Fitness will lead the class and booking is essential. Please contact us on 087 231 6248 for more information and to book your place. 

Its €7 per class or €55 for block of 9.

 

Atlantic Rhythm

Atlantic Rhythm Who were accorded a huge welcome home on Friday evening week after their wonderful performance on Ireland Got Talent on TV3 in O’Malley’s Bar and Grill (The Dolphin Hotel) with local politicians Cllr Michael Loftus, Senator Michelle Mulhern, Dara Callerary TD in attendance with Coach Sheila Moffatt

News - Fri 30th March 2018

Crossmolina Day Centre News

The Crossmolina Day Centre will run a 9 week YOGA class beginning Wednesday 4TH April from 12pm - 1.00pm upstairs in the town hall.

Barry Loftus from Strand Fitness will lead the class and booking is essential. Please contact us on 087 231 6248 for more information and to book your place. 

Its €7 per class or €55 for block of 9.

 

Bord Na Mona/ESB Mass

The Annual mass for deceased members will celebrated in Our Lady of Mercy Church Eskeragh on this coming Friday 6th April at 7pm. Refreshments afterwards

 

The Late Edmond Burke 

The death occurred peacefully on Saturday 24th March at his residence of Edmond Burke Knockglass Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Monday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church burial on Tuesday in Crossmolina cemetery after requiem mass. Edmond is survived by his loving sister Nell, brothers, Sheamus Straffan Kildare, Joe Clontarf Dublin, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, relatives, friends, and neighbours. May he rest in peace

 

Active Age Over 55’s.

Walking and aerobics for both Women and Men continues on each Tuesday in Crossmolina GAA Centre at 12noon. New members always welcome

 

Wedding Bells

Congratulation to David O’Malley Keenagh and Carol Neary Ardnaree who were married in the Church of the Holy Souls Keenagh with reception in the Braodhaven Hotel Belmullet. They rare wished many years of good health and Happiness from their many friends 

 

The Late Gerry Molloy

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 26th March at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar of Gerry Molloy Knockbrack Castlehill. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Wednesday evening with removal to the Church of our Lady Kilmurray. Burial on Thursday in Kilmurray cemetery after requiem mass. Gerry is survived by his wife Kathleen, family  Sharon Cafolla Ballina, Gerard Ballina, Mairead Knockbrack,  Jacinta Foxford, step daughter Lynda Ownes Wexford, brother Christy (England), sister Mary England, stepbrother Jim Kelly England, grandchildren Ewan, Adam, Luke, Mia Marion, Rosalina and Keeva, son-in-law Antonio, Ciara and Shane, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace

 

First Cap for Ronan

Congratulation to Ronan Rochford St Patricks Avenue former Deel-Rovers GAA club player who gained his first Rugby Capt with the Finland Team against Gibraltar   recently where he is based for the last four years

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 22nd March 1st Mary Garret and Teresa McNulty 2nd a tie Ena Coggins and Rita Fox, Breda and John Mulkearns 3rd Mairead Maughan and Mary Benson 

 

Basketball News

Crossmolina Tigers advanced to the final of the Mayo U16 Cup on Monday of last week in Crosmolina Sports Hall. The winners lead throughout after Caoimhe Walsh opened the scoring to lead the break by 18 pts to 11 The Pacers closed the gap in the third quarter to four points after this Crossmolina Tigers put in a storming final quarter to run out winner by fourteen points 38 to 24. 

Crossmolina Tigers Caoimhe Walsh 12 Emily Murray 10 Niamh Maughan 6 Ailish Keane 6 Annie Gough 4 Ballina Pacers Orla Boyce 6 Molly Tully 6 Emer Tracey 6 Ella Morrison 4 Shona McCann 2

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday 22nd March in the Community Centre. Best of 20 games 1st Pakie Hefferon and Kevin O’Boyle 2nd P.J. and Breege McNamara 3rd a tie Michael McAndrew and Michael Cawley, Vincent O’Boyle and Tom O’Boyle. Raffle 1st Vincent Crowley 2nd Kevin O’Boyle 3rd Pakie Hefferon. Hampers 1st Frank Heffernan and Anthony Granaghan 2nd Mary McNamara and Pakie Hefferon 

 

Confirmation 

Congratulation to the Confirmation class of Crossmolina National School who were confirmed recently in St Tiernans Church by Bishop John Fleming 

Oliver Maughan, Aoife McHale, Sirona Munnelly, Kelly-Ann Brobbey-Kyei, Charlie Louise Reilly, Aoife Moloney, Aofaine Maughan, Sarah Gough, James Gallagher, Patrick Waters, Matthew Williams, Lucy Lavin Kathy Langan, Zara Fox, Saoirse O’Boyle, Matthew Gordetskyy, Liam Gaffney, Jack Sharkey, Caolán Foggan Robyn Connor 

 

Paddy Jennings RIP

The death occurred suddenly at his residence on Saturday 24th March of Paddy Jennings Ballina St Crossmolina and formerly of St Marys Park. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral Home on Monday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church burial on Tuesday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Paddy is survived by his Son Nicky, daughter Siobhan Munnelly Killala, sister Mary Gillispie Killala, brother – in – law Tony,  son – in – law David, grandchildren Emma an Alva, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace.

 

Sr Agatha McLoughlin RIP

The death occurred peacefully on Thursday 22nd March in the loving care of the staff at Tara Care nursing Home Bray Co Wicklow of Sr Agatha McLoughlin Religious order of Jesus and Mary Errew House Goatstown, Rd Dublin 14. Her remains reposed at the Chapel of Errew House on Monday evening with removal on Tuesday morning to St Tiernans Church Crossmolina for requiem mass. Burial afterwards in Gortnor Abbey Cemetery. Sr Agatha is survived by her Sally Queenan Ballina, Evelyn Mullaney Coolaney, Fr Christy McLoughlin Aclare, her loving community in Errew House and sisters in the province, nephews Rev Michael Mcloughlin PP Moycullen Co Galway, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, great-grandnephews, great-grandnieces, relatives and many friends. May she rest in peace. 

 

Mayo Cancer Support Dance 

On this coming Saturday night 7th April in Hiney’s Upper Deck Live 6 piece Country Band with guest Musicians from USA, UK and Ireland. Admission €10 also Raffle and Spot Prizes with all proceeds going to Mayo Cancer Support Rock Rose House. Come along and support a very worthy cause  

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 24th March. The numbers were 20 – 21 – 22 – 31 two punters matched three numbers Francis Gilroy Deer Park Crossmolina and Gemma Dermody Killacraun, Castlehill, Ballina each win €75. The draw took place in Hiney’s Bar. This weeks jackpot is €8,100. Many thanks for all your support 

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 8th April  in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Bumble Bee commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome. Community Bus is Available contact Michael at 087.1264087.

 

Light the night 5k Run

The winners of the Light the night 5k Run in conjunction with the St Patricks weekend Festival of Lights  were1st gent  John Courell and 1st lady Fiona Kelly both Ballina

Ardagh/Crossmolina Boxing club

Cathal Davis Ardagh/Crossmolina Boxing club who scored a fantastic win in Castlerea last weekend to become Connacht Champion at 41.5kg over Swinfords Noel Gallagher on a unanimous decision. Cathal will now go to box for his Irish title in the National Stadium on Easter week

Under 8 Art Competition in Mayo Community Games

Adam Doherty  Richmond NS who came 1st in the under 8 art competition in mayo Community Games representing Kilmurry. He will go on to represent mayo in the national community games finals in Limerick in May.

News - Fri 23rd March 2018

Padre Pio Novena.

Continues to night Monday 26th March in St Tiernans Church. Rosary at 7.30pm said by the Confirmation pupils. Mass at 8pm Candles on sale at church door 

 

Festival of Lights 

The festival of lights committee would like to thank everyone that contributed to making the festival a huge success, to all that participated in the 5K run and the light parade, all of the stewards, to the businesses that assisted the promotion of the festival, to the groups that organised different events and to everyone that turned out at the events over the weekend. The light parade will be televised in the coming weeks, a date has yet to be confirmed, keep up to date by following the festival on Facebook.

 

Mini 7s 

Crossmolina were unlucky to loose out by two points to The Quay NS in the Ballina Area Mini 7s National School Football final on Tuesday last in Sean Duffy Park Ardnaree. Leading by 2 – 1 to 1 – 1 with two goals from Dylan Flynn and a point from Kobe McDonald. The Quay scorers were Peter Barrett a point and the goal from Tiernan Tighe. The Quay School were quickly on level terms after the break with another Tiernan Tighe Goal the same player tacked on a point Kobe McDonald minuets later added two point before Padraic Gavin Gave his side a two points advantage with goal Oisin Deane reduced the lead with a point. In the next attack Oisin Struck the butt of the post and another effort was scrambles off the line. The Quay held on to win by two points 3 – 3 to 2 - 4 in a very exciting game played in ideal weather. Crossmolina Team and scorers Patrick O’Malley Sean óg McGuinness Oisin Deane 0 – 1 Ronan Sweeney Josh Moyles   Dylan Flynn 2 - 0 Matthew Williams   Kobe McDonald 0 – 3 Nathan Lynch Aaron Coggins  

 

Yoga Class in Day Centre

The Crossmolina Day Centre will run a 10 week YOGA class beginning with a taster session on Wednesday 28th March from 12m/d - 1.00pm in the Social Services Centre. Barry Loftus from Strand Fitness will lead the class and booking is essential. Please contact us on 087 231 6248 for more information and to book your place. 

 

Festival News

The 12th annual Duck Race takes place next Sunday, April 1st, after 11:30am mass. Ducks are available to buy in local outlets with 1st prize a large exclusive Easter egg and lots of regular Easter eggs for the runner up ducks. The Summer Community festival will have "Homecoming" as it's theme so if you have family or friends living elsewhere in Ireland or abroad, let them know that Crossmolina will be the place to be, July 18th - 22nd, with lots of family themed events planned.

 

Cathal Win’s Connacht Title

Congratulation Cathal Davis Ardagh/Crossmolina Boxing club who scored a fantastic win in Castlerea this weekend to become Connacht Champion at 41.5kg over Swinfords Noel Gallagher on a unanimous decision. Cathal will now go to box for his Irish title in the National Stadium on Easter week

 

Died in London

The death took place recently of Ellie Tyrell (nee Callaghan), London, formerly of Knockbrack, Crossmolina. Burial Took place on Thursday, 22 March, 2018 after her requiem mass at the Church of Our Lady and St Thomas of Canterbury, Harrow-on- the-Hill, Middlesex. London. Ellie was predeceased by her husband, Richard and is survived by her daughters, Patricia and Deirdre, her son, Richard, her daughter in law, sons in law, nieces and nephews, and her sisters, Elizabeth Moran, Kilkelly and Veronica McDonnell Kinard, Crossmolina. May she rest in Peace

 

Lotto Results.

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 17th  March The numbers were  13 – 14 – 16 – 23. Geraldine Murphy 79 St Marys Park Crossmolina Matched three numbers and won €150. The Draw took place in Hiney’s Bar This weeks Jackpot is €7.950. Many thanks for all your support

 

Kilmurry Soccer Camp

The Fai Soccer Sisters camp will be held on the 5th and 6th of April in Kilmurry.The Camp is for Girls from 6 to 14 years of age. The cost of the camp is 30 euro if booked before April the 1st. Late booking of 5 euro is added after this date.

This includes two days of coaching and an Exclusive Kit for each girl.

Registration can be done online on www.soccersisters.ie or by ringing 1890 653 653

 

Minor Football League 

Crossmolina Minor team had a comfortable win away to Bonniconlon in the opening round of the County Division 3A on Bank holiday Monday final score 4 – 10 to 1 – 7 

Crossmolina; John Tolan, Lee Carolan, Eoin McDonnell, Rian Donnellan, Robert Murphy 0 - 1, Patrick McAndrew, Adam Langan, Conor Caden, Colm Hegarty, Edward Gough, 0 - 6, Lorcan Loftus 1 – 0 , Keelan Hegarty 1 – 2 , Anthony Leonard 0 – 1 , James Gill 1 – 0, Tommie Loftus 1 - 0.

Sub; Thady Connor for Tommie Loftus

 

Sweeney Cup

Ballina edged out Crossmolina in a exciting North Mayo Sweeney Cup tie at James Stephens Park on St Patricks Day by two points. The Stephenites dominated the opening quarter when assisted by the breeze racing into a seven point’s advantage thanks to a string of points from Kevin Newell Simon Leonard and Keith Tighe. Fionan Duffy replied with a point before Kevin Mulhern and Mickie Loftus grabbed goals each and Cathal Carolan pointed to leave just a point separating the sides at the break 0 – 9 to 2 – 2 The second half Crossmolina took command in the opening quarter and raced into a four points lead thanks to points Fionan Duffy. David Tighe punished Deel-Siders slack defending with a goal that reduced the lead to a point Kevin Newell Simon Leonard and Keith Tighe traded points with Fionan Duffy and Gerard Haran to leave the final score 1 – 14 to 2 – 9      

Crossmolina Team and Scorers Shane Keane Fergoil Gill Thomas Cafferty Chris Myles Derek Hegarty Conor Rowland Shane McKinley Kevin Mulhern 1 – 0 Keith Hopkins J.P.Mulhern Mickie Loftus 1 – 0 Gary Hopkins David Howley Cathal Carolan 0 – 1 Fionan Duffy 0 - 7 Subs Gerard Haran 0 – 1 for Gary Hopkins Kieran Traynor for conor Rowland Thomas McNulty for J.P.Mulhern 

 

Died in Swinford

The death occurred peacefully on Sunday 18th March at St. Attractas Nursing Home Charlestown of Elizabeth Lylia McGuinness nee Bourke, Culmore, Swinford formerly of Corvokeen, Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Campbells Funeral Home Swinford on Monday evening with removal to her Daughter Margaret’s residence in Culmore. Requiem mass on Tuesday in the Church of our Lady Help of Christians Swinford with burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Elizabeth was predeceased by her Husband Patrick and son John is survived by her son P.J London, daughters Mary Corcoran Ballina, Margaret Devaney Culmore Swinford and Angela McGuinness Howley Castlebar. Sons- in- law, Daughters-in-law, Nephews, Nieces Grandchildren Great-Grandchildren, Family Circle, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace.

 

Bord Na Mona/ESB Mass

The Annual mass for deceased members will celebrated in Our Lady of Mercy Church Eskeragh on Friday 6th April at 7pm. Refreshments afterwards

 

Crossmolina Day Centre will run a 10 week YOGA class

The Crossmolina Day Centre will run a 10 week YOGA class beginning with a taster session on Wednesday 28th March from 12m/d - 1.00pm in the Social Services Centre. Barry Loftus from Strand Fitness will lead the class and booking is essential. Please contact us on 087 231 6248 for more information and to book your place.