News - Fri 31st August 2018

Autumn Jobs - Gutter cleaning 

Do you need help with clearing the gutters after the recent rain? Contact Crossmolina Community Council on 087 218 6560 to arrange to have the work carried out


Cemetery Meeting 

There will be a cemetery meeting on Wednesday 5th September at 8pm in the Enterprise Centre, Crossmolina. If you wish to get involved in the future plans you are welcome to come along


Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 9th September  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


'OsKars in Gortnor Abbey' 

Do you want to have a role in a Hollywood film? We are looking for budding actors, producers, directors, location scouts, make-up artists, costume designers and more. . Come along to our Oskars Information night on Thursday Sept 6th at 8pm on Gortnor Abbey to find out more exciting details!


Enterprise Centre Tablet Classes

Have you a tablet/ iPad device or smart phone and are unsure how to use it properly? Classes commence in the Enterprise Centre on Thursday 13th September from 11am to 1pm for 6 weeks. Cost €50 payable on first day. Please contact 096 30935 to book a place or ask any questions


Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 25th August. The numbers were 9 – 12 – 31 – 32 Five punters matched three numbers Gary McNulty St Patricks Ave Crossmolina, Jacinta and Enda Lavelle Church View Crossmolina, Peggy Holmes Ballymachola Crossmolina, James Gallagher Mullenmore Crossmolina, Bridie Conway Abbeyview Crossmolina they each win €30. The draw took place in Maughans Bar. This week’s jackpot is €11,400. Many thanks for your continued support


Committees Training.

Mayo North East have organised training for local community groups on “The Roles and Responsibilities of Committees”. This training will be held in the Crossmolina Enterprise Centre on Thursday evening September 20th 2018 from 7pm – 9pm. The training is FREE and is funded under the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme. Places are limited to ten people. To reserve a place contact me on 087 2135960 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


French Classes. 

For National and Secondary School pupils resume next week contact 085, 1037606


Relaxation with Aromatherapy

Mayo Cancer Support Assoc. will run Relaxation with Aromatherapy, starting in Ballina Family Resource Centre on Tues Sept 11th 10.30am to 12.30pm. Please call 0872804164 if you are interested.


Exercise for Women is Back!!

Ballina FRC Exercise Classes for Women is Starting back next Wednesday morning 5th Sept from 11.00 am to 12.00 noon in Ballina Family Resource Centre, Ardnaree. The group enjoy a chat and catch-up over a cup of tea/coffee after the exercise. New members welcome. Ring 096 75573 for more info. 


Parent & Toddler Group is Back!!

Ballina FRC Parent & Toddler Group is starting back on Thursday 6th Sept from 10.30am 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.


The Late Padraic Hopkins.

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 29th August at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar of Padraic Hopkins Ballina St Crossmolina and formerly of Dooleeg Bellacorick. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral home on Friday evening Removal from his residence on Saturday morning for requiem mass in the Church of Our Lady of Mercy Eskeragh. Burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Padraic is survived by his wife Eileen, sons Willie and Patrick, daughters Mary, Geraldine, Dympna and Fiona, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, partners, grandchildren, great grandchildren, relatives, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace


Lady’s Football.

McHale/Rovers and Hollymount served up an exciting County U16 League Semi-Final at a sunny Tiernans Park on Wednesday last. The opening quarter was score for score with Emily Murray Sinead Walsh and Amy Blake getting on the score sheet for the hosts Shona Tierney and Ava Keane the visitors score-in-chief with 2-2 goals in the 14th and 29th minuets to give Hollymount a 2-5 to 0-6 advantage at the break. McHale/Rovers wiped out that lead in the space of eight minuets with points each from Sinead Walsh and Amy Murphy and a goal from Rosien Walsh. The visitors came back with goal from Lisa Geraghty Caoimhe O’Malley Sinead Walsh and Amy Blake tacked on points for the home side but Hollymount added on two further points to advance to the final on a score of 3-7 to 1-12 after a great sporting game   

McHale/Rovers Niamh Reape Alanagh Loftus Clodagh Barrett Ciara Naughton Amy Murphy 0-1 Caoimhe Walsh Chloe Blake Ailish Keane Emily Murray 0- 2 Caoimhe O’Malley 0-1 Sinead Walsh 0-5 Amy Blake 0-3 Emma Jackson Ciara Walsh Oxanna O’Boyle Sub Rosien Walsh 1-0