News - Fri 4th May 2018

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 28th April. The numbers were 9 – 12 – 14 – 19 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn Francis Browne Lecarrow Crossmolina, Adam Gordan Lake Rd Crossmolina, Caroline Reilly Ray and Mary McNamara Knockmaria, Laherdane, June Cleary 17 Lecarrow Crossmolina Ann and Richie Shelly Lake View House Ballina Rd Crossmolina they each win €25. The draw took place in Maughans. This week’s jackpot is €8,850. Many thanks for your continued support


Library News

During The Bealtaine Festival, Crossmolina Library will host An Arts and Craft Workshop for adults. Design your own Felt Brooch and also card making with Elsa. No charge. Thursday 10th May at 11.00am - 12.30pm. Summer Reading challenge for children is starting on the last week of June. Library opening Times:- Tues. and Wed. 12.00 - 7.00pm, Fri. and Sat. 11.00am - 4.00pm


Wedding Bells 

Congratulation to Grace McKinley Abbeytown Crossmolina and Shane Granaghan Coolnabinna, Boughadoon who were married in St Tiernans Church with Reception in Westport Woods Hotel. Enda Kelly Abbeytown and Niamh O’Doherty Mullingar who were married in Lough Talt Church with reception in Mount Falcon Hotel Ballina wishing both couples many years of good health and happiness from their many friend


Active Age Over 50’s.

Activity Group for men and women, Combination of exercises, games and joint Mobility with refreshments afterwards. Deel-Rovers GAA sports Hall. Tuesday’s 12 noon to 1pmContact Bernie at Erris Fitness for more information on 086,3904370  


Recent Deaths 

Sympathy is extended to the Family’s of the recently deceased Joe Sammon Clara Offaly brother of Teresa Kelly Abbeytown, Mary Sherry nee Corcoran Acton London and formerly of Caffoley, Laherdane sister of Julia Rowland Castlehill, Michael Jiles Castlegar Galway Brother of Rita Kearns Mullenmore St Crossmolina, Colm Moyles Moyvale Park Sligo Rd Ballina son of John. Joe formerly of Furmoyle Eskeragh. May they rest in peace  


On Mayo Junior Panel.

Well done to Keith Hopkins who was a member of Mayo junior Panel who came on as a Sub in Last Wednesday’s dramatic one point win over Roscommon thanks to Ciaran Boylan’s goal deep into injury time. Also to Peadar Flynn who is a selector with the team. They now play Leitrim this coming Thursday evening in Carrick – on – Shannon. 


Crossmolina Day Centre - Day Trip 

There will be a Day Trip to Horkan's Garden Centre on Thursday 10th May. Bus €10, will leave Social Services at 11.30am. Book your place with Joan 087 654 5338 or Breda 086 874 3077


GAA Executive Meeting

Is on Tuesday 8th May at 9pm All members please take note 


Bridge Results.

The following are the results of Crossmolina Bridge club weekly session in Hiney’s 1st Mary Corcoran and Rita Fox 2nd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 3rd Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 4th Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan


U14 League 

Crossmolina U14 Team suffered a very heavy defeat away to a much stronger Park/Keelogues/Crimlin side at Park sports field last week final score 

Park/Keelogues/Crimlin 10 – 19 Crossmolina 4 – 11

Crossmolia Team John Sharkey Kai Howley Dara Deane Eoin O’Boyle Jack Loftus Dara Syron Danny McDonald Eoin Murphy 1 – 1Niall Maughan Diarmuid Coggins   0 -1 James Maheady 0 – 6 Diarmuid Fox 0 - 1 Mickie Maloney 1 – 0 Ronan Loftus 1 – 1 Jack Naughton 0 – 1 Subs Eoin Noone 1 – 0 Kyle Gallagher Daniel Lynch Seamus McDermott 


Connacht Campionship Tickets. 

'Tickets for Mayo Vs Galway Connacht Championship on Sunday May 13th, can be purchased from all SuperValu and Centra Stores, and also online at, a very limited number of tickets may be available from the Crossmolina GAA Club, but people are advised to obtain tickets via other routes'


Division 4 League

Charletown ran out comfortable winners of this Division 4 League tie at O’Hara Park on Sunday of last week with sharp shooter like Paul Ward Paul Mulligan Mark Caffrey and Tommy Drudy all raising white flags and Penalty from Cian Craig just before the break that left the score 1  - 7 to 0 – 4 all Crossmolina scorers coming from Gerard Haran the trend continued in the final 30 minuets with East Mayo side tacked on a further eight points to four for the visitors  three from Thomas McNulty and one from Liam Donohoe to leave the final score 1 – 15 to 0 – 8   

Crossmolina Team Patrick Loftus Jason Murphy Stephen O’Malley Patrick Loftus Jonathan O’Boyle Kenneth McHugh J.P.Mulhern Darren Caden Kieran Traynor Tommy Walsh Liam Donohoe 0 - 1 Gerard Haran 0 – 4 Thomas McNulty 0 – 3 Kevin Keane Subs Darragh McCormack Nigal Lynn Ronan McDermott 


Festival News.

One of the highlights of this year's festival will be a very special Homecoming Concert as Marc Roberts brings his critically acclaimed award winning show "A Tribute to the Music of John Denver" to Crossmolina on July 19th. Marc's tribute is a journey through John Denver's life and music. This will be Marc's first time to perform a full concert in his hometown since representing Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1997. Tickets will be on sale locally and on Ticketmaster from May 21st. Another highlight of the festival will be a special "Shop Local" promotion and any businesses would like to participate are reminded that the closing date is tomorrow, Tuesday May 8th, call 087 4113252 for details. The 2018 Homecoming Festival and Crossmolina Summer Brochure will be launched on Sunday June 17th.


Vision 2025 Crossmolina

We would like the leaders of voluntary and community leaders to attend meeting in the Enterprise Building on Monday 14th May at 8pm. To discuss “Vision 2025 Crossmolina” It is important that groups come together for this project to develop Crossmolina over the coming years 


Killocraun Celebrations.

Killocraun 120 Years A day of celebration, nostalgia and fun is planned for Sat 30 June in Killocraun NS to mark 120 years of our school. There will be opportunities on the day to meet with past teachers and pupils as well as to browse old roll books, text books and photos. We look forward to meeting our past pupils, neighbours and friends for a trip down memory lane. 

As part of this celebration a new publication is planned. We would love to hear from those who would like to share a memory, photo(s), and / or write an article or poem for inclusion in this publication. Thank you to all who have already made a contribution to the book. The latest date for submission of same is Friday 11th May. Please contact Mary Fergus at 0868323048 or on Facebook