Kilmurry National School 2019

Well done to the pupils and staff in Kilmurry NS, who raised a fantastic €610 in aid of Regina's Fight for Life, from our recent non uniform day. Pictured presenting a cheque to Ms Loretta Gaughan, Regina's cousin, are the youngest and oldest pupils, Aidan McNamara and Olivia Kearns with School Principal Noreen Lennon. All in Kilmurry NS wish Regina all the best with her treatment    

 

Crossmolina Deel Rovers Annual Club Awards

Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Annual Club Awards recipients and club Officers Back row from left to right Damien Lavin Club Treasurer J. P. Mulhern Junior player of the Year Fionan Duffy Senior player of the year, Nigal U21 Player of the year, Michael Hegarty Club Secretary. Front from left John Cosgrove Hall of Fame recipient, Cathal Prior Club President, Eamonn Howley Clubman Appreciation award. Julie Loftus was the Club Lady Appreciation recipient but was unavoidably absent

Crossmolina Drama Group

The cast of Crossmolina Drama Group who take to the stage with "A Fish Out Of Water" a new comedy by Jimmy Keary on Friday 15th, Saturday 16th, and Sunday 17th February in Crossmolina Town Hall at 8pm each night

News - Fri 8th February 2018

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 2nd February. The numbers drawn were 2 – 19 – 21 – 29 one ticket matched three numbers T.P. and Antoinette Loftus Cuilagurrane Castlehill Ballina and they win €150. The draw took place in Hiney’s. This week’s jackpot is €3,300. Many thanks for all your support 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 31st January. Best of 20 games 1st a tie Aidan Crowley and Evelyn Crowley, Michael Granaghan and John Naughton 2nd a tie Maureen Gallagher and Kevin O’Boyle, Vincent Crowley and Tom O’Boyle. Raffle 1st Vinny O’Boyle 2nd Maureen Gallagher 3rd John Gilger. Hampers 1st Paddy. Joe McNamara Pakie Hefferon and Des McDonnell

 

Crossmolina Drama Group presents "A Fish Out Of Water"

Crossmolina Drama Group takes to the stage with "A Fish Out Of Water" a new comedy by Jimmy Keary in Crossmolina Town Hall on Friday 15th, Saturday 16th, and Sunday 17th February at 8pm each night. Mossie Keegan and Pauline Maxwell are newly-wed but Mossie's mother has decided that this modern young woman is a totally unsuitable wife for her farmer son and is determined that her reign in the Keegan farmhouse will be a short one and it is not long before the sparks start to fly in the Keegan household! A great night of laughter is guaranteed.

 

Dancing in Eskeragh.

Social dancing in Eskeragh Old School House on Tuesday nights starting at 8pm to 10pm. Come along and support 

 

Kilmurray Centre News.

Kilmurray Parents and Toddler group meet every Tuesday morning in the Community Centre from 11am to 1pm. It is a lovely social occasion and meeting place for the mothers and children 

 

Kilmurry Table Quiz

Kilmurry Community Games are holding their U 14 Area Table Quiz on Wednesday evening February 13th at 7 o'clock in Kilmurry Center. 

 

Senior Alert Scheme – Panic Button

Are you in fear of falling, being attacked or broken into in your own home, have a health condition that concerns you? Are you age 65 or older and living alone, living with another person who meets the eligibility criteria, living alone for significant periods of time during the day, or is a carer to someone else in their household, If so you could be entitled to a free Personal Alarm Panic Button.  (Monitoring fees are free for 1st year). For more information please call in or ring The Ballina Family Resource Centre on 096 75573.

 

Introduction to Mindfullness & Emotional Freedom

MCSA are hosting a 4 week workshop starting Tuesday February 5th to 26th February in Ballina FRC at 10.30am to 12.30pm for further details contact Jean at 0872804164.

 

Cash for Clobber at Ballina Family Resource Centre

If you are clearing out your home please drop the clothes, shoes, bags etc into the Ballina Family Resource Centre, Abbey Street, Ardnaree. We are doing a Cash for Clobber as a Fundraiser for the Centre, your support would be greatly appreciated.  If you need bags we have some in the centre, just drop in and collect them. For more info call 096 75573.  

 

Church Painting  

Crossmolina Church will be fully painted.Church will be fully closed from Mon18 Feb for 3 weeks approx.  All weekday/weekend masses will be held in the Town Hall, Crossmolina                                                                                                  

 

The Irish Pilgrimage Collection 

Trust Church Gate collection: (a voluntary organisation which takes young people with Special Needs to Lourdes every year at Easter), would like to thank all who contributed to the recent Church Gate collection at Crossmolina church.  €404.50 was collected. Thank you for your support.

 

Willie Hopkins RIP

The death occurred peacefully on Friday 1st Febuary at his residence of Willie Hopkins Tullegan Ballina formerly of Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral home on Sunday evening with requiem mass on Monday in St Tiernans church Burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery Willie son of the late Padraic is survived by his mother Eileen, partner Aishling family Greham, Georgina, Derek, Nicola, William and Barbara, Aishlings Daughters Lorna and Aoife, sisters Geraldine, Mary, Fiona and Dymphna, brother P, grandchildren Jordan, Tony, Chloe, Keifa, Ethan, Mark, Leah, Kyle, Ambreen and Laila, brothers – in – law, sisters – in – law, nieces, nephews, relations, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace  

 

Day of Prayer 

For Victims and Survivors of Abuse: will take place on Fri,15th Feb 2019. Bishop Fleming will celebrate Mass at 10am in St Muredach’s Cathedral and light the Candle of Atonement. The Candle of Atonement will be lit at the Vigil Mass in the Cathedral on Feb 16th and the Sunday Masses on the 17th. It will also be lit at Masses on the following weekend – Feb 23rd & 24th - as the Pope gathers in Rome with bishops from all over the world.

Annual Padre Pio Novena

In St. Muredach’s Cathedral, from Mon Feb 18th - Tues Feb 26th @ 8pm each evening with the exception of Sat at 7.30pm & Sun at 6.30pm (Anointing of the Sick) 

 

St Tiernan's Cemetery Notice

A notice board with all the grave names in St Tiernan's Cemetery is on display outside Jarlath Tolan's shop until 11th Feb 2019. If you have responsibility for a grave please check that the details are correct on the board. If they are not correct complete an Alternation Sheet available at the Church door or in the Library in Crossmolina. Irish Graveyard Surveyors will make the changes before the permanent (updated every three years) boards are erected in the cemetery. St Tiernan's Cemetery is online at www.irishgraveyards.ie<http://www.irishgraveyards.ie> You can email changes via the website if that is more convenient

 

Deel-Rovers GAA Club Activity’s 

Tuesday’s Active 55's project 12-1pm Main hall. Wednesdays Legs, bums & tums 6:45pm-7:15pm, meeting room, must be pre-booked only a few places left. Weds Men on the Move 7:30pm meeting room. Tel. Bernie Dunne, Erris Fitness on:- 086 3904370 for further info

 

Mary Moran RIP

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 4th February at her residence of Mary Moran Nee McNeela 20 Erris Rd Lecarrow, Crossmolina and formerly of Derrylahan Newport. Her remains reposed at Hiney’s funeral Home on Wednesday evening. Requiem Mass on Thursday in St Tiernans church with burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Mary is survived by her husband John daughters Fiona Keane Marian, Anita Regan sons Kieran and Patrick, brothers Padraic and Tony, brothers – in – law, sisters – in – law, grandchildren Hannah, Aaron, Liam and Luke, nephews, nieces, relations, friends and Neighbours. May she rest in peace.

 

Kilmurry Soccer AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Kilmurry Youths Soccer Club will be held on Wednesday at 8pm in Kilmurry Centre. Parents of children involved in the Club are asked to attend.

 

On Sunday 17th February at 2 pm in Kilmurry the Under 12 Boys team will play Aishling Annacotty FC from Limerick in the Last 16 of the SFAI National Cup competition. In Round 1 the Kilmurry boys defeated St Francis 5-0 in Athlone, Round 2 Kilmurry won 3-2 against Salthill Devon in Salthill, in Round 3 there was a 5-0 home win over Gurteen Celtic from Sligo, Kilmurry were home again in Round 4 this time defeating Newtown FC 1-0 and most recently the boys and their loyal supporters travelled to Kilkenny where they overcame Evergreen FC 1-0. Please come along to support these young players as they try to reach the National Quarter Finals.

 

Day Centre Bingo

Crossmolina Day Centre Bingo will take place on Wednesday 13th February, 2-4pm in the Social Services Centre. The Community Bus will be available. All welcome!

 

Crossmolina Lotto Jackpot

Liam Naughton accepting a cheque from Martina Hegarty Lotto committee as joint winner with his wife  Regina for €3,000 for winning the Crossmolina Lotto Jackpot recently. also in the picture are Michael Hegarty, Club Secretary, Mary Duffy Eamon Howley club Chairman  and Damien Lavin Club Treasurer

Crossmolina Day Centre Bingo

Crossmolina Day Centre. Wednesday 13th February 2pm – 4pm.

Its Bingo time for this month’s social get together in the Social Services on Wednesday 13th. Please come along and join in the fun. Small cash prizes and raffle prizes to be won. Community Bus available for pick-ups. Please contact David on 086 8091506.

Crossmolina Deel Rovers

Eamon Howley Chairman of Crossmolina Deel-Rovers presenting Breege O’Malley Keenagh with a cheque for €4,050 which she won with her husband Dermot in the Clubs Lotto. Also in the picture are Cynthia Hughes and Maureen Mulligan Lotto sellers.

News - Fri 1st February 2019

Badminton Winners

Congratulations to Tara Hegarty on winning Mayo Championship U11 C singles. Last Saturday Daisy Verry won the U15 B Singles and Emily Loftus won the U15 C singles. Also well done to Kate Ann Loftus and Grace Loftus on reaching the B Semi-Finals before being narrowly beaten. Well done everyone. You did us all proud.

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 24th January Best of 20 games 1st Patricia and Liam Garvey, 2nd a tie Michael Cawley and Michael McAndrew, Frank McDonnell and Brendan Moore 3rd a tie David McNamara and Tony Cleary, Breege and P.J.McNamara. Raffle 1st Tom O’Boyle 2nd Seamie Gallagher 3rd Evelyn Crowley  

 

St Tiernan’s Cemetery Notice Board

A notice board with all the grave names in St Tiernan's Cemetery is on display outside Jarlath Tolan's shop until 11th February 2019. If you have responsibility for a grave please check that the details are correct on the board. If they are not correct complete an Alternation Sheet available at the Church door or in the Library in Crossmolina. Irish Graveyard Surveyors will make the changes before the permanent (updated every three years) boards are erected in the cemetery. St Tiernan’s Cemetery is online at www.irishgraveyards.ie You can email changes via the website if that is more convenient.

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 10th February in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Mick Travis Please note the change commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 26th January. The numbers drawn were 13 – 22 – 23 – 28 one ticket matched three numbers. Denise and John Cooney Ballina Rd Crossmolina they win €150. The draw took place in The Thatch Bar. This Weeks Jackpot is €3,150. Many thanks for your continued support.

 

Winter League. 

Crossmolina were edged out in this entertaining north Mayo Winter League tie at a sunny James Stephens on Sunday week. In a low scoring game Ballina Stephenites scored their four points in the opening 17 minuets thanks to the dominance of Ciaran Sweeney at midfield and Brendan O’Hora Ciaran Sweeney were on the score board Thomas McNulty two points from frees and a Liam Donohoe effort from play before Sub Ronan Lavelle finished to net after good approach play to give his side a 1 – 3 to 0 – 4 lead at the break. The second half saw the visitors having more possession with out it telling on score board with just three points from Nigal Caden Adam Langan and Thomas McNulty to show for all their efforts. Brendan O’Hora  grabbed a couple of points before substitute Adam Carr rowed in with a goal and a point to secure a two points winning margin  1 – 8 to 1 – 6 in this first game of the season   

Crossmolina team and scorers Kieran Haran Fergal Gill Noel Hegarty Jason Murphy (Capt) John Garrett Conor Rowland Patrick McAndrew Colm Hegarty J.P.Mulhern Patrick Loftus Nigal Caden 0 – 1 Shane McKinley Dean Loftus Thomas McNulty 0 – 3 Liam Donohoe 0 – 1 Subs Ronan Lavelle 1 – 0 Adam Langan 0 - 1 Niall Timoney Sean O’Boyle James Gill 

 

Crossmolina GAA Club Awards. 

At a very well attended Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Club social night get together in O’Maaey’s Bar and Grill on Friday week. The following were recipients of the annual club awards. Hall of Fame John Cosgrove, Clubman Appreciation award went to Eamon Howley Club Lady Appreciation Award recipient was Julie Loftus, Senior player of the Year Fionan Duffy Junior player of the J.P.Mulhern and U21 award went to Nigal Caden    

 

MCSA Introduction to Mindfullness & Emotional Freedom in Ballina FRC

Mayo Cancer Support Services are hosting a 4 week workshop starting Tuesday February 5th to 26th February in Ballina FRC at 10.30am to 12.30pm for further details contact Jean at 0872804164

 

Pieta House Services in Ballina FRC

Pieta House provides counselling, therapy and support to individuals, couples, families and children who have been bereaved by suicide.

Outreach Service: Ballina FRC every Wednesday Contact: 09325586 for Appointment

  

Mindspace Services in Ballina FRC

Mindspace Mayo offers a support service to young people (15-25yrs) presenting with anything from common concerns (e.g. dealing with break-up, exam stress, bullying) to young people with emerging mental health difficulties such as mild depression and anxiety.  The outreach service will run one day a week (Monday) and is based in the Ballina Family Resource Centre. For further information on Mindspace Mayo please see our website www.mindspacemayo.ie or call us on 094-9067001

 

St Vincent de Paul Thanks.

The Society of St Vincent de Paul Crossmolina would like to thank everyone who contributed to their recent Christmas food appeal. Many thanks to the local shops, schools and also to those who gave private donations. If anyone needs assistance please contact us in confidence on 087 2509534.

 

Bridge Results

The following are the results of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge 1st Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 2nd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 3rd Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan 4th Rita Fox and Ena Coggins. The session is on each Thursday in Hiney’s

 

Dancing in Eskeragh.

Social dancing has resumed in Eskeragh Old School House on Tuesday nights starting at 8pm to 10pm. Come along and support 

 

Kilmurray Centre News.

Kilmurray Parents and Toddler group meet every Tuesday morning in the Community Centre from 11am to 1pm. It is a lovely social occasion and meeting place for the mothers and children 

 

Crossmolina Parish Trip

Our Parish trip this year is planned for Tralee from Sun 29 Sept to Wed 2nd Oct. Price includes 3 nights in the Brandon Hotel B/B/Dinner, full coach tour, Sunday lunch in Dirty Nellie’s; Lunch in Paidi O’Sheas, Dingle, Killarney jaunting cars/lake tour; Dinner in Ballina. Total cost:  €300, single supplement €60 euro. Booking forms available from parish office or Fr Francis.  No names  will be taken without a completed booking form and deposit of €50

 

Church Painting:  

Crossmolina Church will be fully painted. Church will be closed from Mon18 Feb for 3 weeks approx. Except for weekends.  All weekday masses will be said in Eskeragh or Kilmurry @10am

 

Crossmolina Day Centre 11.00am – 1.00pm Wed.6th Feb

Crossmolina Day Centre will have Vera Naughton, Beauty Consultant giving a make-up demonstration 11.00am-12m/d and Elsa (Arts & Crafts) will do a craft demonstration from 12 -1pm. €5. All welcome, light refreshments served and Community Bus available.

 

Festival of Lights

The 2019 Festival Of Lights takes places from Mar. 15th - 17th with Ireland's original "St. Patrick's Light Parade" on March 17th at 7:30pm.  You can register your entry for the parade by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 087 1871552, 087 9919794 or 087 4176291.

 

Died in Cardiff

The death occurred peacefully on Friday 18th January of Julia Sheila Naughton nee Dowling Muckross Rd Killarney and Cardiff South Wales and late of Derryleigh Blackvally Killarney Co Kerry. Her remains were removed on Thursday from Knock Airport to the Church of our Lady Kilmurray with requiem mass on Friday burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Julie was predeceased by her husband John Naughton formerly Derryhillagh is survived by her family John, Vincent, Diane, Kevin, Jacqueline and Michelle, mother to Mary, Barrie, Deane, Rebecca and Ray. An adored Nannie of Kerry, Lorna, Daniel, Ben, James, Caitlin, Josie, Niall Vincent, Jessica and Rachel, sister of Eileen and the late John, Kathleen, and Mary, Sisters – in – law, brothers – in – law, nephews, nieces, relations, extended family and friends. May she rest in peace.

 

News - Fri 25th January 2019

Liam and Regina wins Jackpot

Congratulation to Liam and Regina Naughton who scooped the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Club Jackpot of €3,000 in Saturday nights 19th January draw. Their lucky numbers were 6 – 16 – 26 – 29. The draw took place in Maughan’s. This weeks Jackpot is €3,000. Many thanks for all your support

 

Award for Jimmy

Congratulation to Jimmy Martin on his Award for his outstanding contribution to Hurling in the Mayo. In the Mayo News Club Stars Annual Awards presentation recently 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 17th January Best of 20 games. 1st Michael Granahan and John Naughton 2nd Aidan and Evelyn Crowley 3rd a three way tie Anthony Granahan and Kevin O’Boyle, Seamie Gallagher and Kevin Murphy, Bernie Gilroy and Gerry Walsh. Raffle 1st Jimmy Caden 2nd Brendan Moore 3rd Liam Garvey Hampers 1st Paddy Joe McNamara and Anthony Garanahan 2nd Vincent Crowley and Vinnie O’Boyle 

 

Dancing in Eskeragh.

Social dancing has resumed in Eskeragh Old School House on Tuesday nights starting at 8pm to 10pm. Come along and support 

 

Eskeragh Old School House. 

Planning on Starting up Yoga again on Thursday evenings 7 to 8pm depending on interest. Please register your interest by phoning 087 9008024 or send us a message on our Facebook page  

 

Day Centre Bingo

Crossmolina Day Centre Bingo will take place on Wednesday 30th January, 2-4pm in the Social Services Centre. The Community Bus will be available. All welcome!

 

Kilmurray Centre News.

Kilmurray Parents and Toddler group meet every Tuesday morning in the Community Centre from 11am to 1pm. It is a lovely social occasion and meeting place for the mothers and children 

 

General Maintenance Service-Crossmolina Area

Do you need help with household maintenance – indoor or outdoor? Contact 087 218 6560 for information. Help available Monday to Friday

 

Pieta House

Pieta House are now operating a service from the Ballina Family Resource Centre from 9.00am to 1.00pm every Wednesday

Contact: 09325586 for Appointment

 

Festival of Lights. 

Planning for the 2019 Festival Of Lights begins on Tues. Jan. 29th at 8pm in the Enterprise Centre, all are welcome to come along with ideas or if you would like to help out in any way.  The festival runs from March 15th - 17th.

 

Kilmurry Community Alert.

Kilmurry Community Alert will hold a meeting on Wednesday Jan. 30th in the Kilmurry Centre at 8:30pm.  A representative from each house in the area is invited to attend to discuss the implementation of new initiatives regarding community alert

 

Introduction to Mindfullness & Emotional Freedom

Mayo Cancer Support Assoc. are hosting a 4 week workshop starting Tuesday February 5th to 26th February in Ballina FRC at 10.30am to 12.30pm for further details contact Jean at 0872804164.

 

Ballina FRC Parent & Toddler Group

The Parent & Toddler group takes place every Thursday from 10.00am to 12.00 noon in the centre.  This group is open to all parents, Grandparents and childminders to come along with their child/children and meet new people over a cuppa and a chat.  Various activities take place and new members are always welcome. Ring 096 75573 for more info. 

 

Deel-Rovers GAA Club.

Active 55's Project Tuesdays 12-1pm for men and women, includes cardio excerises, weight bearing, balance, coordination, joint mobility, walking, relaxation. walk-in €7 or 6 weeks €35.

Legs, Bums & Tums for men and women, starting Wednesday 30th January 6:45pm-7:15pm if enough interest, 6 week course €30. Please pre-book, suitable for all fitness levels. Men on the move Wednesdays 7:30pm. With a free come and try session on 30th January, registration 7:20pm. Contact Bernie @erris fitness on:- 086 3904370 or FB for further information or to book place.

 

IT Skills for Farmers.

Free IT Skills training for Farmers. Irish Rural Link are offering this free course to Farmers with the overall aim to get more Farmers online. The Course is held in the Crossmolina Enterprise Centre. Tel 086.0897789

 

Getting Citizens Online Course. 

Irish Rural Link are running a free computer course called. Getting Citizens online in the Crossmolina area Tel 086 0897789 

 

Crossmolina Day Centre Bingo

Crossmolina Day Centre. Wednesday 30th January 2pm – 4pm.

Its Bingo time for this month’s social get together in the Social Services on Wednesday 30th. Please come along and join in the fun. Small cash prizes and raffle prizes to be won. Community Bus available for pick-ups. Please contact David on 086 8091506.