News - Fri 16th March 2018

Padre Pio Novena.

Continues to night Monday 19th   March in St Tiernans Church.  Rosary at 7.30pm said by the Confirmation class pupils. Mass at 8pm Candles on sale at church door 

 

Birthday Wishes 

Congratulation to Pakie Gallagher Corvoderra Eskeragh who celebrated his 103 Birthday recently and Padraic Hopkins Ballina St formerly of Eskeragh who celebrated his 90th  

 

Crossmolina Community Council. 

AGM will take place on Tuesday 20th March 2018 at 7 - 30pm in the Enterprise Building. A representative from your voluntary group and interested parties are welcome to attend

 

Crossmolina Community Council,

Community Services Program (CSP) we provide a service to the community for small general repairs and upkeep of your home and around your house. Please call to the office in the Enterprise Building (Red Door by ATM) or phone Siobhan on 096 30934/5 or 087 218 6560 for more information. 

 

Bord Na Nóg Presentation.

On this Friday the 23rd of March starting at 7:30 pm in the main hall of the club Rooms, Bord Na Nóg will be hosting an information night along with our annual Awards and yearly registration for all age groups From U6's to Minors. We will need as much help as possible on the night. Could you please let us know in the next few days if you will be available to help out on that night? You can reply to this email or txt on 0868914831.

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 10th March The numbers were  4 – 17 – 24 – 30. Olivia Heffernan Knocknalyre Ballina Matched three numbers and won €150. The Draw took place in Lynotts Bar This week’s Jackpot is €7.800. Many thanks for all your support

 

Sweeney Cup.

Kiltane scored a convincing 6 – 11 to 3 – 14 win over Crossmolina in the north Mayo Sweeney cup at a wet and windy Doohoma on Saturday week. Kiltane after playing with the elements lead at the break by 3 – 6 to 1 – 8. Their goals coming from Mickie Sweeney Martin Gallagher and P.J.Gaughan. Mickie Loftus grabbed the Deel-Siders goal. Cathal Carolan had two shots come back off the post. A Shane McKinley goal after the break was quickly cancelled out Barry McAndrew Mickie Sweeny and Martin McAndrew 

Crossmolina team and scorers Kieran Haran Patrick Loftus Stephen Duffy Jason Murphy Derek Hegarty Thomas Cafferty Darren Caden Kevin Mulhern Keith Hopkins 0 – 1Tommy Walsh Mickie Loftus 1 – 2 Shane McKinley 1  - 0 Gary Hopkins Cathal Carolan  0 -1 Fionan Duffy 1 - 10 Subs Shane Keane for Kieran Haran J.P.Mulhern for Stephen Duffy inj Liam Donohoe for Gary Hopkins

 

Died in London

Pat Timoney of London, son of Molly Timoney formerly of Eskeragh and London. Born in 1950 sadly passed away on the 14th February is survived by wife Doreen and kids. May he rest in peace 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 8th March in the Community Centre Best of 20 games 1st a tie Vinnie O’Boyle and Eugene Granaghan, Helen and Sean Keane, Padraic Hefferon and Kevin O’Boyle 2nd a tie Seamie Gallagher and Kevin Murphy, Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers. Raffle 1st Richard Devers 2nd Patrick Gilroy 3rd Gerry Walsh. Hampers 1st Sean Keane and Evelyn Crowley 2nd Anthony Granaghan and Tom O’Boyle 

 

The Late Kathleen O’Malley.

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 14th March at her residence in her 99th year of Kathleen O’Malley nee Gallagher Commach Castlehill Ballina. Her remains reposed at her residence until Friday with removal to the Church of our Lady Kilmurray for requiem mass with burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Kathleen was predeceased by her husband Tom is survived by her sons Tom and Tony Commach, daughters Margaret Kenny Charlestown, Mary Garvin Porturlin, sister Annie Miskell Clane, Co. Kildare, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace 

 

National Schools Mini 7s

Crossmolina National School advanced to the next section of the North Mayo Girls Mini 7s football at Tiernans Park on Tuesday last with wins over Mount Palmer/Templemay and Laherdane in the round robin section. Crossmolina went on to record 4 – 3 to 2 – 0 win over Ballycastle in the final first half goals from Charlie Louise Benson Zara Moyles and Zara Fox with Elise Tuohill raising Ballacastles green flag the second half was a much close contest with Sarah Gough grabbing a goal and Zara Fox a point Ballycastles goal came from live wire forward Elise Tuohill

Crossmolina N.S team Meave Cosgrove Rosien Tolan Zara Moyles Charlie Louise Benson Zara Fox Aoife McHale Sarah Gough Orlath O’Boyle Sarah Conway Ríonagh McHale Hannah Keane Ayla O’Malley 

 

Active Age Over 55’5.

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

 

Madeline Basketball Medal Winner

Congratulation to Madeline Keane Carrowcloughy who was a member of Sligo IT Basketball team that won the all-Ireland colleges title during the past week. Also to the Lough Conn Lakers who had a thrilling win over Ballina Braves in the Mayo U12Boys Cup final in Ballina’s sports and Leisure Centre

 

Winter League.

Knockmore had a very convincing win over Crossmolina in the North Mayo winter League in Knockmore last Weekend  final score 7 – 19 to 3 – 14  

Crossmolina Team and scorers Kieran Haran Barry Murphy Fergal Gill Darragh Gill Fergoil Gill Sean O’Boyle Tommy Walsh J.P.Mulhern Darren Caden 0 - 1 Kieran Traynor 0 – 1 Thomas McNulty 0 – 9 Shane McKinley 0 - 1 Gary Hopkins 0 – 1 Shane Hennigan 1 – 0 Dean Loftus 2 – 1 Subs Liam Cawley for Tommy Walsh Jason Murphy for Barry Murphy 

 

Voters of Sympathy.

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday 13th March Votes of sympathy were expressed to the families of the following who died recently Sean Birrane Knockanany Moygownagh, Pat McHugh brother of Evelyn Conway Eskeragh and Rita O’Donnell Dooleeg who died in England, Joseph (Joe) Judge Ballyvicmaha Castlehill, Annie-Joe Josie McCann St Patricks Ave, John McGrath Co Clare brother – in – law of Margaret Barrett Boughadoon Keenagh, Michael Keavney Bunduvowen Ross Castlebar brother – in – law of Mary Leonard Ballina St Crossmolina,  Mary Walsh Kilmeena nee Gallagher formerly of Glandavoolagh, Richard Geraghty Tirrane Belmulley uncle of Mary Ruddy Rathbane Crossmolina, Eileen Tyrell nee Callaghan sister of Veronica McDonnell Kinard Crossmolina, Paul Cuffe Glencullen Bangor Erris uncle of Kathleen Kearns Carrowkilleen Crossmolina, Mary Kilkenny nee Heneghan Castlecourt Ballina, Paddy Naughton Coolnabinna Boughadoon Keenagh, Pat Timoney London and formerly of Eskeragh, James Lundy Breaffy Ballina former pupil of Gortnor Abbey, Jack McDonnell Ballyvicmaha Castlehill. May they rest in peace. 

 

Irelands Got Talent Winners.

Congratulation to Atlantic Rhythm on the performance in advancing to next round on Irelands got talent show on TV3. Look out for them on the show in the coming weeks and good luck to them.

 

The Late Paddy Naughton RIP

The death occurred suddenly on Friday 9th March at his residence of Paddy Naughton Coolnabinna Boughadoon Keenagh. His remains reposed at Leonards Funeral Home Laherdane on Monday evening with removal to the Church of the Holy Souls Keenagh with burial on Tuesday in Kilmurray cemetery after requiem mass. Paddy was predeceased by his wife Kathleen is survived by his son Peter, daughters Kathleen Hegarty Bofeenaun, Patricia O’Donnell Porturlin, Geraldine Deane London, Jackie Gallagher Manulla Castlebar, sons – in – law grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sister’s Mary Mangan Manchester, Nora Echenberg New York, nieces, nephews, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace. 

 

Jack McDonnell RIP

The death occurred peacefully on Tuesday 13th March at Temple Street Hospital of Jack McDonnell age 12 years Ballyvicmaha Castlehill. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral Home on Thursday Evening. With Requiem mass on Friday in St Tiernans Church burial afterwards in Kilmurry Cemetery. Jack Beloved son of Diane and Patrick deeply mourned by his loving sister Keely grandparents Paul and Mary Ruddy Rathbane, Teresa McDonnell Ballyvicmaha aunts, uncles, cousins, wide circle of relations, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace.

 

Crossmolina Day Centre Bingo

It’s Bingo time again for the Crossmolina Day centre on Wednesday 21st March from 2pm - 4pm in the Social Services. Come along and join in the fun. Small cash prizes to be won

 

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 

 

Mid Killala PTAA Annual Dinner dance

Pictured enjoying Mid Killala PTAA Annual Dinner dance and social  in Hiney’s Upper Deck were. Back from left Pat Keane, T.J.McCallum,Tom Cosgrove, Paddy Kneafsey. Front from left Michelle Garrett, Anne Kneafsey, Sharon Garrett 

Michael Monaghan

Michael Monaghan Kilcommon Pioneer Centre Erris Region who was received his Gold Pin and Scroll at the Mid-Killala PTAA annual Dinner Dance in Hiney’s Upper Deck with  Fr Pat Munnelly Spiritual Director Mid-Killala and  Martina Gardiner Chairperson of Mid-Killala PTAA

News - Fri 9th March 2018

Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina GAA Club lotto jackpot on Saturday night 3rd March no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn. Ann Marie Loftus, Dooleeg Crossmolina, Mary O’Boyle Carrowcloughy Crossmolina, David O’Donnell St Mary’s Park Crossmolina, Rián O’Malley C/o Kay O’Malley Killeen Castlehill, Noreen Reilly 80 St Mary’s Park Crossmolina, Mary Moyles C/o The Broken Jug Ballina. Each win €25. The draw took place in O’Malley’s Bar and Grill. This week’s jackpot is €7.650. Many thanks for all your support.

  

Padre Pio Novena.

Continues to night Monday 5th March in St Tiernans Church.  Rosary at 7.30pm said by the Confirmation pupils. Mass at 8pm Candles on sale at church door 

 

Died in London.

The death occurred suddenly on Saturday 17th February of Pat McHugh in Wildson London and formerly of Enaghbeg Crossmolina. Removal tomorrow evening Tuesday to the Five Precious Wounds Catholic Church Stonebridge Burial will take place in Kindson Rise Cemetery after requiem on this Wednesday 14th March. Pat was predeceased by his wife Margaret is survived by his daughters Martina and Deirdre, son – in – law pierce, grandchildren, sisters Evelyn Conway Eskeragh, Rita O’Donnell Dooleeg, and Martina O’Donnell London, nieces, nephews, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace.

 

Bord Na nog Presentation 

On Friday the 23rd of March starting at 7:30 pm in the main hall of the club, Bord Na Og will be hosting an information night along with our annual Awards and yearly registration for all age groups From U6's to Minors. We will need as much help as possible on the night. Could you please let us know in the next few days if you will be available to help out on that night? You can reply to this email or txt on 0868914831.

 

Crossmolina Community Council. 

There will be a meeting of Crossmolina Community Council committee tonight Monday 12th March 2018 at 8pm in the Enterprise Centre. All interested parties are welcome to attend.

       

Recent Deaths.

Sympathy is extended to the family’s of Pat Cuffe Glencullen Bangor Erris uncle of Kathleen Kearns Carrowkilleen Crossmolina, Richard. Joseph Geraghty Plymouth England and formerly of Tirrane Clogher Belmullet uncle of Mary Ruddy Rathbane Crossmolina, Luke Kiernan Boherquill Lismacaffrey Co Cavan husband of Ann Heffernan Rekestreet. May they rest in peace. 

 

Caribbean Cruise News.

Gerry Higgins together with Joe Walsh tours are offering a fab Caribbean cruise in October free drinks package has been extended to march 17th on all bookings made before that date, call Deirdra in J Walsh tours 01 5710699 thanks 

 

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS.

Festival brochures are now available in all local shops etc, the Festival Of Lights, March 16th – 18th includes a full weekend of events incl. 5k Run, Light Parade, Sports Event, Table Quiz plus Music & Dancing. The public are urged to note that there will be traffic delays in Crossmolina on March 17th from 6:30pm – 8:00pm due to the Electric Light Parade which this year will be recorded for TV broadcast. There is a large number of stewards required over the weekend and if you are available to help out please call Damian on 086 264 8495

 

Crossmolina NS Parents Association. 

Date for your diary - Friday 16th March. Crossmolina NS Parents Association present "CLEVER CLOGS QUIZ" - PUB QUIZ WITH A TWIST! - You won't want to miss this! This is a fun quiz whereby those participating take part in quiz rounds in five establishments in town, The Thatch Inn, O'Malley's Bar & Grill, Hiney's Bar, Christy's Bar and the last round in Maughan's Bar! Teams of 2-6 people and entry is €10 per person. Register your team in The Thatch Inn from 8.30pm on the night or pre-register by emailing the committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Prize for overall team winner and spot prizes for best team name, best dressed Paddy and best Limerick on the night. Open to Over 18's only

 

Schools Mini 7s.

Crossmolina National School won their section of North Mayo Mini Sevens football after great final with Killala at a sunny St Tiernans Park after all the harsh weather of late. The sea siders lead at the break 1 – 3 to 1 – 2 James McLoughlin grabbing Killala’s goal and Josh Moyles raised the green flag   Crossmolina  Kobe McDonald and Oisin Deane pointed for the home side with Sean Walsh with two and Michael Nealon one the points scorers for Killala. Two Kobe McDonald points in quick succession after gave his side the lead and Oisin Deans 1 – 2 helped Crossmolina into a six points advantage Sean Walsh and Ray Murphy reduced lead with points each which was wiped out by a Luke Williams Goal after great approach work both goalkeepers made a couple of great saves over the course of the game. Crossmolina had wins over Rathbane, Laherdane and Ballycastle in the Round Robin Section      

Crossmolina Team and scorers Patrick O’Malley Sean óg McGuinness Oisin Deane 1 – 3 Ronan Sweeney Josh Moyles 1 -0 Dylan Flynn Matthew Williams 1 – 0 Kobe McDonald 0 – 3 Nathan Lynch Aaron Coggins 

Crossmolina second team were unlucky to be edged out by a point in their opening game against Carn Garranard on a 3 – 2 to 3 – 1 score line the team and scorers were John Sharkey Luke Williams Ronan Walsh Tom Gough 1 – 1 James O’Boyle 1 – 0  Ethan Reilly James Loftus Esmond Maughan Ronan Connor Joey Keane 1 – 0. In their second game a much stronger Ballycastle side ran out comfortable winners final score 2 – 7 to 0 – 3 with Joey Keane James O’Boyle and Esmond Maughan the point scorers for the Deel-Siders 

 

"Miles in the Memory" cycle to honour Rescue 116

Come out and show your support and encouragement for the cyclists taken part in “Miles in the Memory” cycle from Dublin to Blacksod to honour Rescue 116 and all lost off our coast.

Cyclists will be approaching Crossmolina from Ballina approx. 12.30pm – 2.00pm Sunday 11th March 2018.

“Miles in the Memory” in honour of Rescue 116

Come out and show your support and encouragement for the cyclists taken part in “Miles in the Memory” cycle from Dublin to Blacksod to honour Rescue 116 and all lost off our coast.

Cyclists will be stopping at Hineys Crossmolina approx. 12.30pm – 2.00pm Sunday 11th March 2018.

 

New - Fri 2nd March 2018

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 24thFebruary. The numbers were 3 – 4 – 20 – 23 Alan Fox Church St Matched three numbers and won €150. The Draw took place in Cawley’s of Rakestreet. This weeks Jackpot €7,500. Many thanks for all your support 

 

Padre Pio Novena

Continues to night Monday 5th March in St Tiernans Church.  Rosary at 7.30pm said by the Confirmation pupils. Mass at 8pm Candles on sale at church door 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday 22nd February in the Community Centre. Best of 20 games. 1st Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers, 2nd A tie Martina and Anthony Granaghan, Michael Barrett and Tom O’Malley, 3rd Michael Cawley and Michael McAndrew. Raffle 1st Jim Caden 2nd Tom O’Malley, 3rd Anthony Granaghan.

 

North Winter League. 

Crossmolina suffered a five point defeat in their opening game of the season in the North Winter league against Ballina Stephenites at a sunny but cold Tiernans Park on Sunday of last week With Sean McGarry and Brendan Murray dominating at midfield Crossmolina’s Thomas McNulty Shane McKinley and Shane Hennigan in the inside forward line were relying on a limited supply of possession and Ballina ran out comfortable winners 0 – 10 to 0 – 5     

Crossmolina team and scorers were Patrick Loftus Fergal Gill Jason Murphy Darragh Gill Fergoil Gill Chris Myles Liam Donohue Darren Caden J.P.Mulhern Ronan Lavelle Dean Loftus Kieran Traynor Shane Hennigan  0 – 1 Thomas McNulty  0 – 3 Shane McKinley 0 – 1  subs Fergal Duffy for Ronan Lavelle  Gary Hopkins for Shane McKinley David Howley for Shane Hennigan Sean O’Boyle for Gary Hopkins Inj 

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 11th March  in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by The Padden’s 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.

 

Sweeney Cup 

Knockmore had a comfortable 5 – 11 to 0 – 11 win over Crossmolina in the opening round of the Sweeney cup at Tiernans Park after leading by 2 – 5 to 0 – 5 with the goals two coming from Tom Clarke. Fionan Duffy replied with five points. Three goals in the last ten minuets from Peter Naughton and two from Alan Orme Fionan Duffy fired over another five points and Keith Hopkins added one to leave the visitors easy winners 

Crossmolina team and Scorers Shane Keane Darren Caden Stephen Duffy Jason Murphy Thomas Cafferkey Hugh Cafferty Conor Rowland Keith Hopkins 0 - 1 Kevin Mulhern Peadar Gardiner Mickie Loftus Gary Hopkins David Howley  Brian Benson Fionan Duffy  0 - 10 subs Chris Myles for Jason Murphy Dean Loftus for Gary Hopkins Henry McLoughlin for Hugh Cafferty J.P.Mulhern for Kevin Mulhern Kieran Haran for Shane Keane 

 

Kilmurray Soccer News.

The annual Church Gate Collection for Kilmurry Youths Soccer Club will take place on Saturday and Sunday next 10th and 11th March at Kilmurry, Keenagh, Crossmolina, Eskeragh, Lahardane, Moygownagh and Ardagh church gates. 

Registration has now begun for Under 17 and Under 15 Boys and Under 14 and Under 12 Girls. Any parent whose child hasn't been previously registered with the Club and wants their child to play in one of these age groups should contact the Secretary T.P. Loftus 087,2311081.

 

St. Patricks Festival of Lights. 

Brochures listing all of the events in this year's Festival of Lights will be available from tomorrow Tuesday in all of the local outlets and online at the Crossmolina festival Facebook page. This year's Electric Light Parade on March 17th will have an array of different entries all illuminated in a dazzling light display. If you would like to enter in the parade please do so before this Friday March by calling 086 1930714 or 087 4113252.

The LIGHT the NIGHT 5K Run takes place on March 16th, details can be got from Barry on 086 8638531. A number of stewards will be needed to help out at the Festival Of Lights events i.e. "LIGHT the NIGHT 5K RUN" & Electric Light Parade, if you are interested in assisting the marshalling of these events please call or WhatsApp Damian on 086 2648495

 

Revenge For Gortnor Abbey Girls. 

Congratulation to Gortnor Abbey Basketball team who had a six points 28 to 22 points win over St Colmcilles Knocklyon in the all Ireland U16 C League final at the National arena in Tallagh on Monday last. This was sweet revenges for Gortnor Abbey girls after their cup defeat in January against their Dublin opponents. The Team came home on Monday night to a great reception with Bonfires along the road and a huge crowd of students, family, staff and supporters to greet them 

 

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

 

Recent Deaths.

Sympathy is extended to the family’s of Pat McHugh brother of Evelyn Conway Eskeragh and Rita O’Donnell Dooleeg who died in England, Joseph (Joe) Judge Ballyvicmaha Castlehill, Annie-Joe Josie McCann St Patricks Ave, John McGrath clare brother – in – law of Margaret Barrett Boughadoon Keenagh, Mary Walsh Kilmeena nee Gallagher formerly of Glandavoolagh. May they rest in peace  

 

Kilmurry social group organisers and supporters

Kilmurry social group organisers and supporters after enjoying their recent social 

Back from left Michael Kearns, Michael Jordan, Sean Syron, Conor Duffy Westport, Phil Jordan, Stephanie McDonnell, Vincent Crowley, Patricia Hughes, John Bourke Castlebar, Seamus Callaghan. Front from left Sean McDonnell, Caroline Jordan, Catherine Bourke Castlebar, Evelyn Crowley, Joan Callaghan, Mary McDonnell and Maureen Kearns

 

News - Fri 23rd February 2018

Wedding Bells

Congratulations to Mary Moyles Lecarrow and Dermot Kenny  Ballina who were married in St Tiernans Church Crossmolina with reception in the Diamond Coast Hotel Enniscrone. They are wished many years of good health and happiness from their many friends. 

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 17th February. The numbers were 7 – 17 – 18 – 23 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn. Peter Gilroy Tubridge Keenagh

Michael Rowland Castlehill, Ballina. Aidan Crowley Moylaw, Crossmolina 

David O’Donnel St Marys Park, Crossmolina. Francis Murphy  Killala Precision.

Michael Rothwell Dooleeg, Crossmolina each win €25. The draw took place in The Thatch Bar. This weeks Jackpot is €7,350. Many thanks for all your support

         

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday 15th February in the Community Centre. Best of 20 games. 1st Frank Leonard and Michael Barrett 2nd Aiden and Evelyn Crowley 3rd Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers. Raffle 1st Paddy Joe McNamara 2nd Sean Keane 3rd Des McDonnell. Hampers 1st Sean Keane and Michael Cawley 2nd Padraic Timlin and Michael McAndrew. 

 

The Late Josie McCann

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 19th February in the loving care of St Augustines Nursing Home Ballina of Annie Joe (Josie) McCann nee Munnelly 11 St Patricks Ave Crossmolina formerly Ealing, London and Treenagh, Moygownagh. Remains reposing at Hineys Funeral Home On Wednesday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church burial on Thursday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Josie was predeceased by her husband Arthur, is survived by her sister Teresa Mooney Kildavarogue Castlehill, nephews, nieces, relations, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace 

 

St Tiernans Church News

Padre Pio Novena for the 6 Monday’s of Lent. Rosary at 7.30pm said by the Confirmation pupils. Mass at 8pm in St Tiernan’s Church each Monday. Candles on sale each night. Finance Council on Monday 26th Feb at 8.45pm after the Novena mass in the Parochial House. Amoris, Let’s Talk, Let’s be family: A 4 week programme on The Joy of Love for Families in the Newman Institute @ 8pm Thursdays 1, 8 & 15 March. All welcome.

 

The Late Joseph Judge

The Death occurred peacefully on Monday 19th February at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar of Joseph Judge Ballyvicmaha Castlehill Ballina. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral Home on Thursday evening with removal to the Church of Our Lady, Kilmurry burial on Friday in the adjoining cemetery after requiem mass. Joseph is survived by his wife Mary. Joe, daughters Geraldine Durkan, Ann Holmes, son Willie, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, sons-in-law, sister – in – law, brother – in – law,  grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends May he rest in peace

 

Caribbean Cruise

Gerry Higgins together with Joe Walsh tours are offering a Fab Caribbean cruise in October free drinks package for all bookings made before Feb 28 call Deirdra in J Walsh tours 01 5710699 

 

"VISION 2025"

Crossmolina Vision 2025......what's it all about?........Crossmolina Community Council in conjunction with the support of local community groups have the opportunity to acquire land which will benefit the community in the future, all part of "Vision 2025". Since its formation in 1989 the CCC have undertaken projects which have proved beneficial to the area e.g. the purchase of Connors (now the library, tourist office, meeting rooms etc), the purchase of land which now facilitates the industrial estate, the lighting of the Gortnor Abbey looped walk, the development of the pier at Lough Conn and with the help of the community the purchase of this land on the Ballina Road adjacent to the GAA facilities will benefit the community with some of the proposals earmarked for the site including - a second GAA pitch, caravan/camping area, accommodation for the elderly, running track, community park, a site for community events (eg Crossmolina show, festival events etc).

We hope that people living locally and abroad will support the fund raising activities over the next year to bring to fruition a project that will benefit everyone. You can now donate online by visiting the "Crossmolina Vision 2025" facebook page

 

"Festival of Lights”

The festival of lights brochure will be available locally from March 5th with full details on all events including the Light Parade, Light The Night 5K Run, Workshops, Music & Dancing, Sports Events etc. If you would like to enter the light parade please call 086 193 0714 or 087 411 3252 before next Monday, there is no entry fee to take part in the parade. Details on the 5K Run can be got by calling Barry on 086 863 8531. Thank you to everyone that supported the recent church gate collection to fund the Festival of Lights.

 

February Day Centre Gathering 

This months Day Centre gathering will be on Wednesday 28th February @ 2pm in the Social Services Centre. There will be a Bingo Hour and some light refreshments. The Community Bus will be available for pick ups. Please call 087 231 6248 for any enquiries. 

 

Crossmolina Day Centre

It’s Bingo time for this month’s Social get together in the Social Services on Wednesday 28th February 2pm - 4pm. Please come along and join in the fun. There will be small cash prizes and raffle prizes.

Cover Charge €5. Community bus available for pick ups. Please call 0872316248 for details.