Official opening of Nephin Trail

Pictured at the Official opening of the Nephin Trail in Conjunction with Nephin Haven Tourism  Group and Crossmolina Community Council Back Row from left to right Michael Denton, Anna Connor, Andrew Ward, Alan Dillon, Cllr Mark Duffy, Brendan Lavelle, Michael Rowland, Paul Barrett, Peter Gilroy, Tom Murphy, Brendan O’Shea. Front Row from left to right Maureen Timlin, Annette Burke, Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring, Senator Michelle Mulhern, Siobhain Gough, Vivian Wood, Finola Canavan.

 

Official Opening of the Nephin Trailhead

Finola Canavan, Brendan Lavell, Vivian Woods, Tom Murphy, Alan Dillion, Michael Donlon, Peter Gilroy, Siobhan Gough, Andrew Ward, Minster Michael Ring, Annette Burke, Maureen Timlin, Senator Michelle Mulherin, Jude Davis, Edmund Blake, Anna Connor, Brendan O’Shea. 

 

News - Fri 26th July 19

BBQ in Maughan's

Western Alzheimer's are having there 6th annual charity BBQ in Maughan's pub, Crossmolina this Sunday evening the 4th August. Music is by Irishize. Admission is just €10 and kids are free. Raffle on the night. Please support this worthy cause 

 

Day Centre Bingo

Crossmolina Day Centre bingo will take place on wed 31st July 2-4 pm in the civic centre Mullenmore Street. The community bus will be available. Light refreshments served. All are welcome.

 

North Mayo U16 Final 

Naomh Padraic dominated the opening half of this North Mayo U16 B Final in Glenamoy on Tuesday last and lead at the break by 1 – 10 to 0 – 3 Crossmolina came back and made a great recovery thanks the goals from Diarmuid Walsh and Brian Hopkins in the end Naomh Padraic ran out deserving winners by three points 2 – 15 to 2 – 12 

Crossmolina Team Conor Reynolds Dara Deane Liam Connor Conor Howley Eoin O’Boyle Darragh Syron Mickie Maloney Jonathan Murtagh  Niall Maughan Eoin Murphy 0-2 Niall Coggins 0-2 James Williams 0-2 Conal Carolan  Diarmuid Walsh 1-4  Luke Rowland  0-2 Subs Danny McDonald for Eoin O’Boyle Brian Mckinley for Derek Deane Brian Hopkins 1-0  for Conal Carolan 

 

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.

 

League Division 5 Semi-Final

Louisburgh cruised in the League Division 5 final with a very comfortable 2 – 12 to 1 – 5 win over visitors Crossmolina on Saturday week. Crossmolina Team and scorers were  Patrick Loftus Noel Hegarty Jonathan O’Boyle Jason Murphy Barry Murphy Patrick McAndrew David Howley J.P.Mulhern 0 – 1 Liam Donohoe  Martin Connor Gerard Haran 1-1 Mark Leonard Edward Gough Lorcan Loftus Ronan McDermott Subs Shane McKinley for Mark Leonard David O’Boyle for Lorcan Loftus Thomas McNulty 0-3 for Ronan McDermott Conor Caden for Liam Donohoe Robert Murphy for Martin Connor   

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 20thJuly the numbers drawn were 15 – 29 – 32 – 34 no punter match three number either and three tickets  were drawn Gary McNulty St Patricks Ave Crossmolina, Marie Gallagher Mullenmore Crossmolina, Ian Kelly Freeheen Crossmolina each win €50. The draw took place in Cawleys of Rakestreet. This week’s jackpot is €6,900. Many thanks for your continued support 

 

Mayo Cancer Support Organisation

Mayo Cancer Support (Rock Rose House) operate a free counselling/therapy service every Tuesday from the Ballina Family Resource centre.  Ring Jean on 0872804164 to book an appointment.

 

Mindspace Outreach service 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

 

Crossmolina No Name Club

Thank you to everyone who came to our Crossmolina No Name Club coffee/tea morning. We raised €360 in aid of  Cluainin, Western Care. Thank you so much to the bakers of the lovely cakes and to all the club members for a fantastic service. Thanks to Leaders, brilliant as always!

 

Cul Camp Starts This Morning.

Crossmolina Kellogg's GAA Cul Camps starts this morning Monday 29th of July to Friday 2nd of August from 10am to 2:30pm. It is guaranteed to provide boys and girls – between the ages of 6 and 13 – with an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity during the summer Holidays

 

U14 Championship

Crossmolina suffered a heavy defeat in the North Mayo U14 A Championship against Ballina at Tiernans Park last week final score 6 – 13 to 3 – 3.Crossmolina team and scorers were Jack Sharkey Nathan Lynch Mickie Maloney 1-0 Shane Lynn Aaron Coggins Matthew Gordetskyy Patrick O’Malley Diarmuid Fox 1-1 Richie Shelly 1-1 Matthew Williams Jack Sharkey Billy Loftus Ronan Walsh James O’Boyle Kyle Gallagher 0-1  

 

North U21 Final 

Cill Chomain 1 – 15 Crossmolina 3 - 5

Crossmolina got off to a brilliant start with goals in the first minuet and eight from Lorcan Loftus and Tommy Walsh at Kilfine Pitch on Wednesday last in this north Mayo U21 B Championship final. Cill Chomain settled and three points from Justin Healy Jason Mason two and another from Justin Healy tied the score after 23 Minuets minutes later Seamus Mason grabbed his sides only goal and Jason Mason tacked on a point. Crossmolina were dealt a sever blow midway through the half when Keelan Hegarty went of with an injured ankle and Crossmolina had only thirteen fit players and Colm Hegarty who was recovering from injury came on after half time  just before the break Robert Murphy soloed the length of pitch too score a goal and Tommy Walsh pointed to tie the score 1 – 7 to 3 – 1 Jordan Flynn opened the scoring after the break David Healy replied with a point Jordan Flynn again drove over the Cill Chomain bar to restore a one point advantage minuets later Jason Mason tied the score before the winners struck a purple patch with points each from Jason Mason and Mark Healy and Justin Healy tacked on three points which Tommy Walsh replied with two for Crossmolina but the final score came from defender Lorcan Mason to secure a  four points winning margin. Crossmolina Team John Tolan Daniel Howley Robert Murphy 1 – 0 Eoin McDonnell Patrick McAndrew Adam Langan Jordan Flynn 0 – 2 Conor Caden Lorcan Loftus 1 – 0 Keelan Hegarty Edward Gough Tommy Walsh 1 – 3 Tommy Loftus Sub Colm Hegarty for Keelan Hegarty inj 

 

Festival Story, Fun and Magic Show

Children from the parish of Crossmolina and Surrounding areas who attended the Festival Story, Fun and Magic Show with Magic Daniel hosted by Mayo Co, Co, and Crossmolina Library 

Crossmolina Day Centre Bingo

Crossmolina Day Centre bingo will take place on Wed 31st July 2-4 pm in The Civic Centre Mullenmore Street. The Community bus will be available. Light refreshments served . All welcome .

News - Fri 19th July 19

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 13th  July the numbers drawn were 2 – 20 – 21 – 33 three punters matched three numbers Michael and Liz Murphy The Boreen Crossmolina, Colin and Eithne Cosgrove Deerpark Crossmolina, Elenor Walsh Keenagh Ballina each win €50. The draw took place in the Thatch Bar. This week’s jackpot is €6,750. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Kilmurry Parent and Toddler Group

Takes place every Tuesday morning in the Community Centre from 11am to 1pm. €4 per family. Come along for a cup of tea and a chat while the Children play. All are welcome 

 

Dementia Dance Club

Community Action on Dementia is a FREE dance club for people living with dementia and their families/carers being run in the Ballina Family Resource Centre every Thursday from 2.30pm to 4.00 pm.  Light refreshments served.  Ring Francis on 0868366312 for more info.

 

Pieta House New Hours 

Pieta House are now operating a service from the Ballina Family Resource Centre on Tuesdays from 1pm to 5pm & on Wednesdays 9.00am to 1.00pm by apt only Contact: 09325586 to make an Appointment

 

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

 

The late Kathleen Murphy 

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 15th July at the Riverview Nursing Home Ballina of Kathleen Murphy nee Moyles Cloona Ballina and formerly of Fermoyle Crssomolina. Her remains reposed at McGowan’s Funeral Home on Saturday evening with removal to St Muredachs Cathedral funeral mass on Sunday with Burial afterwards in Leigue Ballina Cemetery. Kathleen was predeceased by husband Padraig is survived by her brother John Joe Ballina, sisters Maureen Coen and Philomena Gillispie Boston, sister – in – law Eileen, brothers – in – law Pat and Bob, nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbours and many friends. May she rest in peace.

 

Wedding Bells

Congratulation to Colm Loftus St Marys Park and Lisa Murphy who were married in St Patricks Church Glenamaddy 6th July. They are wished many years of good health and happiness from their many friends.     

 

North Mayo Junior championship

Crossmolina 2 – 11 Ballina 0 – 16

Crossmolina recovered from a very poor start conceding eight points too rampant Ballina forward line of Brendan O’Hora Diarmuid Durkan Adam McAndrew Aaron Winters Sean Tracey Conor Boyce Crossmolina two points coming from Ian Kelly and Edward Gough in the opening quarter. Crossmolina were thrown  life line when Fiachra Walshe grabbed an opportunist goal in the 19th minuets and from their to break they out scored the visitors with further points from Conor Caden two J.P.Mulhern Thomas McNulty Robert Murphy and Ian Kelly Diarmuid Durkan and Sean Tracey replied for Ballina to leave the half time score 1 – 8 to 0 -10 Shane McKinley increased the lead with a point just after the break Sean Treacy pointed a free and Thomas McNulty  and Diarmuid Durkan  traded points Patrick McAndrew gave his side a huge boost when he started and finished a move when fisted the ball to the net after 49 minuets Ballina rallied and reduced the lead to the minimum with a string of points from Sean Treacy Crossmolina defence held firm to deny the visitors any further scores. Crossmolina Team and scorers John O’Malley Barry Murphy Jonathan O’Boyle Jason Murphy Kenneth McHugh  Patrick McAndrew 1-0 Conor Caden 0-2 J.P. Mulhern 0-1 David Howley Robert Murphy 0- 1 Fiachra Walsh 1-0 Shane McKinley 0-1 Edward Gough 0-1 Thomas McNulty 0-3 Ian Kelly 0-2 Subs Martin Connor for J.P.Mulhern Lorcan Loftus for Thomas McNulty Declan Gilroy for Lorcan Loftus 

 

Crossmolina Cul Camp.

Crossmolina Kellogg's GAA Cul Camps will take place from Monday 29th of July to Friday 2nd of August from 10am to 2:30pm. It is guaranteed to provide boys and girls – between the ages of 6 and 13 – with an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity during the summer Holidays. Book online at https://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie Price €60 for 1st Child €55 for 2nd Child €45 fro 3rd and subsequent Children. Queries to Julie 086.891483

 

Nephin Athletic Club

Training From Keenagh School every Thursday evening at 6pm. Athletic training for Juveniles and Senior Athletics. Newcomers   Welcome. All levels catered for. Please support your new club Tel 087.9018052 

 

U12 Girls League Success

Congratulation to McHale/Rovers U12 Girls who won the County Division 3 title with a six points win over Swinford/ Killasser 2 – 17 to 4 – 5 at St Tiernnas Park on Monday of last week. This was always a close and exciting contest with winners ability to score points when needed most the difference in the end result. The Team was Leah Hopkins  Megan Kelly Aoife Gordan Elena Blake-Nash Caoimhe Tolan Maria Maloney Roisin Tolan Kayla Doherty (Capt) Grace Cassidy Ailbhe Doyle Aoibheann Gallagher  Nadine Heffernan Faye Benson Other Panel Members Sofija Fox, Rionagh McHale Laoise McGowan Gráinne Joyce Molly Reape Evie Callaghan Caela Munnelly Jessica Lattimore  Aoife Walsh  Kayleigh Coggins  Amy Doherty  Holly O’Hora. Their coaches were Debbie Lavelle Doyle  Joanne Naughton   Aidan Heffernan

 

Kilmurry Youth Soccer 

The Club's Annual Flag Day will take place on Friday next 26th in Crossmolina town .Please support our Club when you see our collectors .

Fixtures for this week are as follows;

Tuesday 7pm U13 Girls v Westport Utd in Kilmurry 

7pm U17 Girls v Snugboro in Snugboro 

Wednesday 7pm U14 Boys C v Westport D in Kilmurry 

7pm U14 Boys B v Ballina Town C in Ballina

7pm U14 Boys A v Erris Utd in Erris 

Friday 7pm U12 Boys A v Straide and Foxford Utd in Kilmurry 

8pm U12 Boys C v Killala B in Kilmurry

7pm U12 Boys B v Westport Utd C in Westport

Saturday 4pm U16 Boys v Ballina Town in Ballina

 

Mchale/Rovers U12 Girls County Division 3 Champions

McHale/Rovers U12 girls County Division 3 Champions Back Row from left to right Debbie Lavelle Doyle (Coach) Joanne Naughton (Coach) Sofija Fox, Rionagh McHale, Laoise McGowan, Gráinne Joyce, Grace Cassidy, Aoife Gordan, Leah Hopkins, Ailbhe Doyle, Roisin Tolan, Molly Reape, Evie Callaghan, Maria Maloney, Nadine Heffernan, Aidan Heffernan (Coach) Feilim Doyle. Front Row from left to right Caela Munnelly, Faye Benson, Jessica Lattimore, Aoife Walsh, Megan Kelly, Kayleigh Coggins, Caoimhe Tolan, Kayla Doherty (Capt) Amy Doherty, Elena Blake-Nash, Holly O’Hora, Aoibheann Gallagher. 

News - 12th July 2019

Division 5 League

 

Crossmolina had a very comfortable win over an under strength Kilfian in the County League at Tiernan’s Park, Crossmolina, racing into a 1-11 to 0-1 lead at the break with a string of points from J.P.Mulhern, Conor Caden, Fiachra Walsh, Gerard Haran, and 1-1 from Patrick Loftus. Ciaran Boland raised the Kilfian white flag. After the break, Niall McDonnell and Roy Carroll punished the Crossmolina defence for some poor defending with goals each. Crossmolina came back to tag on further points from Gerard Haran, Fiachra Walshe, J.P.Mulhern and a goal and a point from Shane McKinley, Mark Gilroy and Padraig Boland replied with points each to leave the final score 2 -19 to 2 – 3  

Crossmolina Team: David O’Boyle, Noel Hegarty, Jonathan O’Boyle, Jason Murphy, Barry Murphy, Darren Caden 0-1 Kenneth McHugh J .P. Mulhern 0-4 David Howley Fiachra Walshe 0-4 Conor Caden 0-3 Keelan Hegarty, Edward Gough, Gerard Haran 0-5 Patrick (Pat) Loftus 1-1. Subs: Shane McKinley 1-1 for Patrick Loftus, Declan Gilroy for Gerard Haran, Liam Donohoe for Fiachra Walshe, Martin Connor for Kenneth McHugh, Ronan Lavelle for Keelan Hegarty. 

 

Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night 7th July. The numbers drawn were 3 – 13 – 33 – 35. No punter matched three numbers and six tickets were drawn: Breeda Mulkearns, Mullenmore Rd.,                     Maura O’Malley, Comminch, Castlehill, Ballina. Meave Blaine, Lowvally, Crossmolina. Aidan O’Donnell, St Mary’s Park, Crossmolina. Mary Moyles, c/o The Cot and Cobble, Ballina. Clara Loftus, St Mary’s Park, Crossmolina each win €25. The draw took place in Maughan’s Bar. This week’s jackpot is €6,600. Many thanks for all your support.

 

U16 

 

After a close and exciting first half in which Crossmolina led Balla by five points 2-8 to 1-6, the second thirty minutes the visitors took control. Scoring five goals, they ran out comfortable winners in the end by 6 – 14 to 3-15 

Crossmolina team: Conor Reynolds, Liam Connor, Niall Maughan, Conor Howley, Michael Gill, Darragh Syron, Mike Maloney, Jonathan Murtagh, Luke Rowland, Eoin Murphy,  Diarmuid Walsh, Eoin O’Boyle, Darragh Deane, Eamon Gill,  Conal Carolan, Sub: Alfie Maloney  

 

Day Centre Festival Bingo

 

Crossmolina Day Centre Festival Bingo will take place on Wednesday 17th July, 2-4pm in The Civic Centre, Mullenmore Street. The community bus will be available. Light refreshments served. All welcome.

 

Club Development Draw Winners

 

Congratulation to the following who were prizewinners in the recent Club Development draw in association with Mayo GAA: Gerry and Ann Heffernan Creevy, Castlehill, Ballina €1,000. Barry Murphy, Derryhillagh, Castlehill, Maureen Mulligan Rathkell, Castlehill, O’Donnell’s Centra c/o Meave Tierney, Crossmolina, Dermot and Breege O’Malley, Keenaghbeg, Ballina each winning €200

 

U21 B Championship

 

Crossmolina 3 – 12 Bonniconlon 0 – 16 

Crossmolina carved out a hard-earned five points win away to Bonniconlan on Wednesday last after extra time, when the sides finished level 2-7 to 0-13. A Tommy Loftus goal in extra time and a man of the match display by Darren Caden during the course of the game ensured the Deel-Siders passage into the North Final against Cill Chomain. 

Crossmolina Team and scorers: John Tolan, Eoin McDonnell, Daniel Howley 0-1 Robert Murphy, Patrick McAndrew 0-2 Fergal Duffy, Darren Caden 0-1 Jordan Flynn, Edward Gough 1-1 Conor Caden,  Keelan Hegarty, Tommy Walsh 0-4 Lorcan Lavelle. Subs: Lorcan Loftus 1-1 for Eoin McDonnell, Tommy Loftus 1-2 for Ronan Lavelle, Adam Langan for Fergal Duffy, Keith Gilroy for Edward Gough 

 

Mindspace Outreach Service 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

 

Mayo Cancer Support Organisation

 

Mayo Cancer Support (Rock Rose House) operate a free counselling/therapy service every Tuesday from the Ballina Family Resource centre.  Ring Jean on 0872804164 to book an appointment.

 

Official Opening of Nephin Trailhead

 

We welcome Minister Michael Ring TD, Minister for Rural and Community Development back to Crossmolina to officially open the newly developed Nephin Trail at Doonbreedia, Nephin Mór. The trail and car park is complete following collaboration between Crossmolina Community Council, Nephin’s Haven Tourism Group, Mayo Co. Council and Coillte. A reception will take place in the Civic Centre, Mullenmore Street at 3.00pm on Friday 19th July 2019. All members of the community are welcome to attend. We look forward to seeing you there.

 

Pioneer Day in Knock

 

Hi all, just to let all know the Matt Talbot International Pioneer Association Day is in Knock on Sunday 21st July.

 

Nephin Festival 

 

It's festival week and it kicks off this Wednesday, lots of events for all ages including two headline concerts, Liam Lawton in St. Tiernan's Church on Wednesday evening and on Saturday night it's award winning Real Magic Queen Tribute Show direct from the UK in Hiney's Upper Deck. Children's events this year include Story, Fun & Magic Show, Bingo, Jiving Class, Kite Making, Teddy Bears Picnic, Fishing Competition whilst the whole family can enjoy the Nephin Climb, Family Fun Day, Fitness Walk, Fun Fair and the Street Fest.  Pick up a copy of the Crossmolina Summer Brochure, available in local outlets.  The festival finishes off with the Grand Final of the "Tops Of The Town" in the Dolphin Hotel on next Sunday night, best of luck to the eight acts through to the final.  The festival entertainment line up includes TR Dallas, Kevin Prendergast, Simon Casey, Chantelle Padden, Liam Lawton, Real Magic Queen Tribute, Medicine Bow, Gerry Rowland, Paddy Garvin, Colonel Buckshot Rides Again. Don't forget to visit the Civic Centre to view the exhibition of local heritage and images from Mike Kinsella, open 12pm to 4pm Thursday to Sunday. The Crossmolina Festival Group hope you enjoy the 2019 Nephin Festival, have fun, enjoy the craic and thank you for your support!

 

Féile 2019

Crossmolina U14 Feile Team pictured with their Joe O’Donnell, Centra Stores Sponsored Tops. Back Row from left to right Joe O’Donnnell, Centre Stores, James O’Boyle, Jack Sharkey, Matthew Gordetskyy, Jack Naughton, James Maheady, Richie Shelly, Shane Lynn, Patrick O’Malley, Colm Reilly (Coach). Middle Row from left to right: Julie Reilly (Coach) Aidan Granaghan, Billy Loftus, Martin Maloney, Liam Clancy, Sean Heffernan, Diarmuid Fox. Front Row from left: Ethan Reilly, Ronan Connor, Nathan Lynch, Oisin Deane, Ronan Walsh, Aaron Coggins, Kyle Gallagher.