News

Lotto Results

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 18th  February. The numbers were 7 - 26 - 29 – 3. Five punters  matched three numbers Marie Gallagher Mullenmore Crossmolina, Evelyn Crowley Moylaw Crossmolina, Kitty Gilvarry The Boreen Crossmolina, Aoibheann McLoughlin Church View Crossmolina, Colette Myles 30 Abbeytown Crossmolina each win €30  The draw took place in Sticks Bar. This week’s jackpot is €7,950. Many thanks for all your support

  

Day Care Centre

For the Older Folk of Crossmolina and the Surrounding area

We are really pleased to be in a position to set up a Day Care Centre for the older population of the area. There will be a meeting on 7th March 2017 at 8pm in the Enterprise Centre (above the library), Crossmolina.

If you have ideas, time, social or admin skills and are in any age bracket please come along. There will be a follow up meeting on 14th March to formalise a group to take this exciting and essential project forward

 

Kilmurray Parents Meeting

Kilmurray Parent and Toddler Group meet in Kilmurray Community Centre every Tuesday morning from 11am to 1pm. All are welcome €4 per family.

 

The Late Dorothy Lynn 

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 22nd February at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar of Dorothy (Dor) Lynn nee Corcoran Main St Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home  on Thursday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church with burial on Friday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Dorothy was pre-deceased by her husband Mick is survived by her sons Sean UK, Michael Ballina St, Seamie Castlebar, Tony USA, Padraic Lake Rd Crossmolina, Daughters Siobhan Chapman UK, Doreen Rowland Ballina, daughters – in – law, sons – in – law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, brother – in – law Frank Lynn, sisters – in – law May and Kathleen Lynn,  relations, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace.   

 

Michael Walsh League 

After a great start in this Michael Walsh League in Hollymount on Sunday week with a goal from Kevin Mulhern, the Home side Hollymount /Carramore came back after a slow start with  four points from Darren Coen. Those were replied with a like similar amount from Cathal Carolan, Dean Loftus, Mickie Loftus and Brian Benson tacked on further points to leave Crossmolina leading at the break by three point’s  1 – 7 to 0 – 7. 

The second half ebbed and flowed with good passages of play and good points taking in particular from Darren Coen who shot five points. Crossmolina’s points came from Kevin Mulhern, Peadar Gardiner, Jason Murphy and two from Brian Benson to leave the final score 0 – 16 to 1 – 12. It was a very entertaining game played in dry conditions on a heavy pitch    

Crossmolina Team and scorers were Shane Keane Stephen O’Malley Stephen Duffy Hugh Cafferty Peadar Gardiner 0 - 1 Mark Leonard Thomas Cafferty Martin McAndrew Cathal Carolan 0 – 4  Mickie Loftus 0 -  1 Kevin Mulhern 1 – 1 Conor Rowland Dean Loftus 0 – 1 Brian Benson 0 – 3 Tommy Walsh Subs Jason Murphy 0 – 1 for Hugh Cafferty Darragh McCormack for Mark Leonard

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 16th  February  Best of 20 games Eugene Granaghan and Vinnie O’Boyle 2nd A tie Michael Barrett and Paddy Kelly, Johnny Orme and Aidan Crowley, Jimmy Caden and Martin Garrett. Raffle 1st Jimmy Caden 2nd Padraic Timlin 3rd Sean Syron 

  

Active Age Over 55’s.

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

 

St Patricks Festival of Lights

The plans for the Festival of Lights is progressing well with registrations for the parade closed and close to one hundred entries confirmed, which means extra stewards will be required. If you are willing to lend a Helping Hand please call or text Damian on 086 2648495. The parade will also be covered by a Sky TV Channel courtesy of Micheal Leonard & Coolturk Quarries with the programme been broadcast early April.

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 16th February. 1st Maureen Barrett and Nuala Doyle 2nd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 3rd Breeda and John Mulkearns 4th Anna Tolan and Hilary Marsh 

 

Winter League 

Ballina ran out comfortable winner of this North Mayo Winter League tie in James Stephens Park on Saturday week a goal on the stroke of half time and another close to full time by veteran Ena Casey saw the home side easy winners in the end 4 – 11 to 1 – 10 Thomas McNulty   Nigal Caden Darragh McCormack  Fergal and Kevin Keane were scorers for Crossmolina

Crossmolina Team  Kieran Haran Fergal Gill Noel Hegarty Jason Murphy Sean O’Boyle Kevin McHugh Patrick Loftus Conor Rowland Fergoil Gill Shane McKinley Thomas McNulty 0 – 4 Liam Donohoe Kevin Keane 1 – 2 Nigal Lynn Tommy Walsh Subs Darragh McCormack 0 – 1  Nigal Caden 0 – 1 Darren Caden Shaun Caden David O’Malley  

 

“Mother Knows Best”

Crossmolina Drama Group perform “Mother Knows Best” again - Tribute to the late James Hogan

After three complete sell-out performances in Crossmolina Town Hall with indeed a number of people not being able to gain entry Crossmolina Drama Group are pleased to announce that they are now gearing up for one final performance of Jimmy Keary’s hilarious comedy “Mother Knows Best” which will take place on Thursday 2nd March at 8pm. This performance will be staged as a tribute to the late James Hogan who was a member of the group and who died suddenly on the 31st of December last. Proceeds from this performance will go towards the purchase of a Defibrillator for Crossmolina Town, fitting tribute to a man who was at the heart of every community endeavour.

If you were disappointed to miss our last performances or want to support this worthy cause we look forward to seeing you there – Crossmolina Town Hall, Thursday 2nd March at 8pm.

PHOTO : Crossmolina Drama Group Back row from left to right Robert McKinley, Lainey Jordan Flynn with Tess’s Dog (Nappy) Francis Gilroy, Louise Maughan, Marian Howley, Caroline Sharkey, Grace McKinley, Ann Fox. Seated from left to right Anthony Walshe, Eileen Leonard, Billy Connor.

Service Pins

Pictured receiving their service pins at the Annual Mid-Killala Pioneer Dance in Hiney’s Upper Deck are P.J.Hughes (50 Years Gold Pin) Breda Mulkearns (50 years Gold Pin) Fr Pat Munnelly (Mid-Killala Pioneers Spiritual Director) Gerard Cawley (25 years Silver Pin) Muredach Tuffy (Chairperson of the National Board of Management.

Pioneers Committee

Members of Mid Killala Pioneers Committee pictured in Crossmolina Social services centre at their annual meeting Back from left to right Meave Tierney Secretary, Elizbeth Syron Kilmurray Delegate, Martina Gardiner Chairperson Mid Killala, Mary Butler Treasurer, Liam Hendry  Ballina Vic Chairman and Pro, Paddy Kneafsey Knockmore/Rathduff Delegate. Front Row from left to right David Connelly Knockmore/Rathduff Delegate, Una Birrane Crossmolina Assistant Secretary, Ita Halloran Ballina Delegate, Fr Pat Munnelly (Spiritual Director) Maureen Egan Ballina Delegate.

DAY CARE CENTRE FOR THE OLDER FOLK OF CROSSMOLINA AND THE SURROUNDING AREA

 

We are really pleased to be in a position to set up a Day Care Centre for the older population of the area. There will be a meeting on 7th March 2017 @ 8pm in the Enterprise Centre (above the library), Crossmolina.

If you have ideas, time, social or admin skills and are in any age bracket please come along. There will be a follow up meeting on 14th March to formalise a group to take this exciting and essential project forward.

News - Fri 17th February 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 11th February. The numbers were 18 -20 - 25 – 30 one matched three numbers Jim Timoney Fotish Crossmolina. The draw took place in Lynott’s Bar. This week’s jackpot is €7,800. Many thanks for all your support

 

Votes of Sympathy 

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 14th February   votes of sympathy were expressed to the families of the following who died recently. Bridget Curran Nee Cosgrove Ballymachola Crossmolina, Tony Keane Lowvally Crossmolina, Claire Atkinson sister of Crissie Wherley Teresa Hardcastle nee Callaghan Leeds and formerly of Knockbrack Castlehill, Mary McDermott nee Munnelly Quignalecka Sligo Rd Ballina, Mary Connor Fotish Crossmolina, Mary Callaghan ne Cosgrove Ballymanagh Knockanillaun, Mat Teresa Munnelly nee Gallagher Farranmorgan Ballina formly of Dooleeg, Frank McHugh Barnastan Glenisland, Richard F. Winters Muingerran Garnard Moygownagh, Bridie Gillispie Cloonkee Crossmolina, Mary Duddy nee Murphy Tallagh Dublin and formerly of Meelick Swinford sister of Anthony Murphy Scullibeen Crossmolina, Peryl Coyne Nee Bourke Bofeenaun, Maura Moyles nee Judge Hanwell London wife of Martin Moyles Shraugh Castlehill, Loretta McKeigue nee Barrett Calnageera Portumna Galway and formerly of Tubbermore. May they rest in peace

 

Bord Na Nog Awards

Crossmolina Deelrovers Bord na nÓg annual awards night and quiz will be held in Hineys on Sunday 26th of February 2017 commencing at 5pm. Special guest on the night will be current Mayo manager and Crossmolina native, Stephen Rochford."

Men's Shed

Important meeting of men's shed on Tuesday 21st February at 8pm in the enterprise centre over Library. All members please attend and new members welcome. Insurance will be collected on night as it has to be renewed by 28th February

 

Active Age Over 55’s.

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

Died in London

The death occurred recently of Maura Moyles nee Judge Hanwell  West London and formerly of Lord Edwards St  Ballina. Funeral Mass on Thursday last 16th February in St Josephs Catholic Church Hanwell with burial afterwards in Kensington and Chelsea Cemetery Hanwell London W7. Maura is survived by her husband Martin formerly of Shraugh Castlehill, Son Michael, daughter Marie, sisters Dympna Maughan the Quay Rd Ballina, Rosleen UK, In- Laws, relation, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace 

Kilmurray Parents Meeting

Kilmurray Parent and Toddler Group meet in Kilmurray Community Centre every Tuesday morning from 11am to 1pm. All are welcome €4 per family.

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 9th February 1st Maureen Barrett and Mary Garrett 2nd Mary Benson and Nuala doyle 3rd a Tie Hilary Marsh and Mairead Maughan, Breda Mulkearns and Mary Corcoran 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 9th February  Best of 20 games 1st Leo Ryan and Tom O’Malley 2nd Breege and Paddy Joe McNamara 3rd Frank McDonnell and Shaun McGuinness Raffle 1st Evelyn Crowley 2nd Kevin Murphy 3rd Martina Granaghan. Hampers Tom O’Boyle and Breege McNamara 2nd Patrick Gilroy and Frank McDonnell

 

Died in Galway

The Parish of Crossmolina was shocked and saddened when news filtered through on Sunday morning of the death in a Car Accident of Loretta McKeigue nee Barrett Culnageera Portumna and formerly of Tubbermore. Her remains reposed at her residence on Tuesday evening with removal on Wednesday to St Brigid’s Church Portumna for requiem mass burial afterwards in Churchill Cemetery Loretta is survived by her Husband Eugene family Pamela, John and Eoghan here mother Katie Barrett, grand daughter Kate, sister Bernadette Loughrea, brothers John Dublin and Patrick Rochfordbridge, uncle Thomas Leonard St Mary’s Park extended family relations, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace. 

 

News 10th February 2017

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 2nd February Best of 20 games 1st a tie Tom O’Malley and Leo Ryan, Martina and Anthony Granaghan 2nd a Tie Vincent Crowley and Tom O’Boyle, Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers, Seamie Gallagher and Kevin Murphy. Raffle 1st Pakie Hefferon 2nd Sean Syron 3rd Pakie Hefferon

 

Badminton Club AGM

Crossmolina Badminton Club is holding its Annual General Meeting in O'Malley's bar on Tuesday 14th February in O’Malley’s bar at 9pm. Meeting will be short followed by a social nite out for all our adult members. So, come along and join the fun. Happy Valentine's everyone, In Badminton speak, love all

Cruise on The Mediterranean

Joe Walshe Tours have teamed up with local man Gerry Higgins and are offering the cruise of a lifetime on a brand new MSC Meraviglia Cruise Ship on the Mediterranean, departing 10th November 2017, this amazing all inclusive package includes bus from mayo to airport and back, transfers from Barcelona airport to the cruise ship and return and all meals, drinks and taxes.

For full details contact Deirdre on 0876893519

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 2nd February 1st Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan 2nd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 3rd Mary Benson and Ena Boyle 4th Padraic Langan and Nuala Doyle 

 

Lotto Results.

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 4th February. The numbers were 19 – 26 – 29 – 30 three punters matched three numbers Marie and Michael Gallagher Mullenmore Crossmolina, Danno Morrissey 18 Brookfield Ave Maynooth Co Kildare, Kathleen Killeen Co The Deel Medical Centre Crossmolina each win €50. The draw took place in O’Malley’s Bar and Grill. This week’s jackpot is €7,650. Many thanks for all your support

 

Active Age Over 55’s.

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

 

Nephin's Haven - Accommodation Register

Lack of accommodation has been highlighted as an obstacle to attracting greater numbers of tourists to our region. If you have a 'holiday let' i.e. room(s), house, apartment or any suitable accommodation please contact us at Nephin's Haven: Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Phone: 096 30935. 

We will list your details according to your request

KIlmurray Parents Meeting

Kilmurray Parent and toddler Group meet in Kilmurray Community Centre every Tuesday morning from 11am to 1pm. All are welcome €4 per family.

 

North Winter League 

Crossmolina Junior team had a comfortable win in the over an in experienced   Knockmore side the this opening round of the north Mayo Winter League at Tiernans Park on Sunday week Crossmolina lead at the break 2 – 7 to 2 – 2 – 4 thanks to goals from David O’Malley and Dean Loftus in the second half Crossmolina ran out winners by 5 – 14 to 2 – 7 

Crossmolina Patrick Loftus Barry Murphy Darragh McCormack Jason Murphy Gergoil Gill Fergal Gill Sean O’Boyle Martin McAndrew 0 – 1 Mickie Loftus 0 – 2 Niall Timoney 0 – 1 Nigal Caden 0 – 2 Dean Loftus 3 – 1 Liam Donohoe 0 – 2 David O’Malley 1 – 0 Tommy Walsh 0 – 3 Subs Shane McKinley 1 – 2 for David O’Malley Conor Rowland for Barry Murphy Thomas McNulty for Fergal Gill Noel Hegarty for Mickie Loftus

 

Championship Draws 

Mayo Senior Intermediate and Junior Championships were made on Wednesday night last. In the senior Championship Crossmolina were drawn at home to County Champions Castlebar Mitchels in the first round away to Ballina Stephenites in the second round and play Ballinrobe at a neutral venue in the third round. In Junior Championship Crossmolina are away to Kilmeena in the first round at home to Charlestown Sarsfields in the second round and play Ballina Stephenites at a neutral venue in third round  

 

Festival Of Lights

Crossmolina St. Patrick’s ‘Festival Of Lights’ Weekend 2017 Thank you to everyone who came along to our St. Patrick’s Light Parade information night on the 02.02.2017. It was a huge success and the support is greatly appreciated.

PLEASE NOTE: that due to lots of interest in the light parade and restrictions on road closure times, we have a closing date fixed for entries to the St. Patrick’s Light Parade. Closing date for entries is Friday, the 17th of February 2017 – Please contact Sheila 0879120680/Anthony 0876664818 or alternatively please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register.

Outdoor AED

Cllr Michael Loftus welcomes installation of the first of it two outdoor AED at the Crossmolina Library. Thanks to the Community/ Firebridage car wash, two AED were purchased by Crossmolina Community Development Council for the town. A course on the use of the AED is been run in the Crossmolina Town Hall on the 26th of February at 2pm by Mayo Civil Defence, so 40 people have signed up.

For more information contact John Duffy at 087 9583240.

Thanks to the Men Shed Crossmolina for erecting the AED and PJ Hughes for taking the photo. Back Row. Cllr Michael Loftus, Martin Mulheim, Men Shed, Fireman Michael Murphy, Tommy Gallagher, Men Shed, Fireman Vincent Maughan, John Duffy, Manager Crossmolina Enterprise Centre. Front Row. Brendan Moyles, Chairman Crossmolina Community Development Council, Fireman Brendan Mc Andrew, Anthony Mc Hale, Fireman Patrick Munnelly.

Festival of Lights Committee

Crossmolina St Patricks Day Festival of Lights committee pictured in Sticks Bar on From left to right Seamus Jordan Anthony McHale, Vickie Moore, John Cooney, Dara Calleary, Michael Leonard, Michael Loftus, Noel Tierney, Robert Padden, Michael Lynn, Patrick Rochford, Trish Cawley and Martin Lynn.