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<> 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!