Western Alzheimers BBQ

Organisers and helpers of  the Annual  Western Alzheimers Charity BBQ in Maughans Bar which raised much needed funds for Western Alzheimers.

From left to right John Cooney Siobhain Gill, Padraic Whittaker, Denise Cooney, Senator Michelle Mulhern, Shirley Whittaker, Kieran Gill, Martin Lynn, Dermot Loftus, Peter Hefferon, Mary Hogan, Claire Greham 

 

News - Friday 16th August 19

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 10th August. The numbers drawn were 15 – 21 – 29 – 32 Michael and Dervla Hegarty Lecarrow Crossmolina matched three numbers and won €150 

The Draw took place in The Dolphin Hotel. This weeks Jackpot is €7,350. Many thanks for all your support

 

Crossmolina Community Council CLG

A vacancy has arisen with Crossmolina Community Council CLG, Community Services Programme for one General Operative for the provision of community services for the elderly. This is a permanent, part time position, 19.5 hours per week based at The Enterprise Centre, Crossmolina.

Duties include; preparing, cooking and dispatching Meals on Wheels and organising Crossmolina Day Centre activities. Good teamwork is essential, flexibility will be necessary and will include out of office hours. Computer skills are essential and a Full Drivers Licence is desirable. CSP qualifying criteria applies.

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: 096 30935 for more information and a for a Job Description. Closing date 23rd August 2019

 

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 

 

The Late Tommy O’Boyle

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 7th August at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar of Tommy O’Boyle St Marys Park Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Friday evening with removal to St Tiernan’s Church Crossmolina requiem mass on Saturday with burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Tommy is survived by his brothers Vincent Knockfree, and Gerard Sunbury on Thames England, sisters Francis Melvin Preston England, Mary Boseman Florida, sisters – in – law, nieces, nephews, relatives, friends, neighbours. May he rest in peace.

 

Mayo Ladies in to Semi-Finals.

Thanks to outstanding contribution of Rachel Kearns McHale/Rovers Mayo Ladies over came Armagh in Longford on Saturday Week. Mayo now face arch Rivals Galway in the All-Ireland Semi-Final in Croke Park on Sunday Next 25th August. Here’s wishing all the Team the Best of Luck

 

Crossmolina Library

The summer reading challenge at Crossmolina Library is drawing to a close on August 31st. It has been running for the months of July, August Boys and Girls, please get your completed cards, and book reviews back to the Library in time. Opening times Tuesday and Wednesday 12 noon to 7pm,  Friday and Saturday 11am to 4pm. Adult and children new books arriving the time 

 

Died in San Francisco.

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 31st July in San Francisco USA of Charles O’Brien formerly of Erris St Crossmolina. Burial will take place in Crossmolina Cemetery during the coming week. His sister Mary Mulholland Kilkeel Co Down, brothers Joe, Neal, and Michael all in Crossmolina, sister survive Charles – in – law, nieces, nephews, relations, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace 

 

Enniscoe Exhibition.  

The People of Enniscoe Exhibition Continues until 15th September 2019 at North Mayo Heritage Centre. Admission is Free.

 

Sarah Captains Ireland to Gold.

Congratulation to Sarah Melvin Castlehill who created a Historic first for a Mayo and Irish Women when she Captained Ireland’s Lady’s Team that won the 2019 European Ultimate Frisbee Championship (EUC) held in Gyor Hungary in July. Sarah a former Student of Gortnor Abbey where she won All-Ireland Basketball medal with team and also excelled at Hockey and Athletics. 

 

Tristia Boardwalk

Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring  at the official opening of Tristia Boardwalk Keenagh  with children form the area.

News - Fri 9th August 19

Votes of Sympathy.

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 9th July Votes of sympathy were expressed to the Family’s of our club members and their relations on their recent Bereavements. May they rest in peace 

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 3rd August. The numbers drawn were 12 – 17 – 22 – 29 no Punter matched three numbers and three tickets were drawn. Stephen Rowland Riverwalk Crossmolina, Caroline Maloney Castlehill Ballina, Stephen Jordan Enniscoe Castlehill each won €50. The Draw took place in Lynotts Bar. This weeks Jackpot is €7,200. Many thanks for all your 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 

 

Wedding Bells. 

Congratulation to Shane Heffernan Creevy Castlehill and Helen Munnelly Clogher Belmullet who were married in Tirrane Church with reception in the Castlecourt Hotel Westport. They are wished many years of good health and happiness from their many friends.        

 

Crossmolina Day Centre Day Trip

Crossmolina Day Centre are organising a trip to Cong on Wednesday 21st August 2019. Bus Leaving Social Services at 11.00 am. To book a seat contact Joan 087 6545338 / Breda 086 8743077.

 

Crossmolina Community Council CLG

A vacancy has arisen with Crossmolina Community Council CLG, Community Services Programme for one General Operative for the provision of community services for the elderly. This is a permanent, part time position, 19.5 hours per week based at The Enterprise Centre, Crossmolina.

Duties include; preparing, cooking and dispatching Meals on Wheels and organising Crossmolina Day Centre activities. Good teamwork is essential, flexibility will be necessary and will include out of office hours. Computer skills are essential and a Full Drivers Licence is desirable.

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: 096 30935 for more information and a for a Job Description. Closing date 23rd August 2019.

 

St Tiernan’s Cemetery.

Thank You to everyone for your kind and generous contribution towards the upkeep of the cemetery, €2,865 was collected at the Cemetery Mass on Sunday 28th July. We would like to thank Fr Francis, Fr Gabriel and Fr Kieran Holmes and for everyone who contributed to make the mass a special special occasion. The cemetery committee would also like to thank everyone for taking great care of their family and friends graves and for your continued support and encouragement in our efforts to keep St Tiernan’s Cemetery looking tidy and maintained.

 

Enniscoe Exhibition Opened. 

The People of Enniscoe Exhibition was officially opened on Saturday last 10th August by Professor Terence Dooley The Exhibition runs until 15th September. Admission is Free.

 

Blood Bank Thanks.

The Irish Blood Transfusion Service would like to thank all who attended  their recent Clinic in Crossmolina Parish Hall  99 units of Blood were donated. Also a special thanks the Hall committee and all who helped on the evening it was greatly appreciated  

 

News - Fri 2nd August 19

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Sunday night 27th July the numbers drawn were 7 – 14 – 16 – 26 Eleanor Burke matched three numbers and won €150. The Draw took place in The Dolphin Hotel. This weeks Jackpot is €7,050. Many thanks for all your 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 

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this Coming Sunday evening 11th August in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Mick Travis Commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

Holiday Time 

‘Ballina Family Resource Centre will be closed Monday 5th August 2019 for 2 Weeks. We re-open Monday 19th August 2019 at 9.30am’

 

Wedding Bells

Congratulation to Ian Rowland Kildavarogue Castlehill and Paula Duffy Monaghan who were married in Ballyconnell Co Cavan with reception the Slieve Russell Hotel. Wishing the happy couple many years of Good luck and Happiness from their many friends

 

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 

 

Div2 League 

Burrishoole 1 – 13 Crossmolina 0 – 15 

Burrishoole collected two very valuable division 2 League points at Tiernans Park on Saturday Week after racing into a four points lead in the opening eleven minuets with three  points from Finatan McManamon and one from Alan Ryder before Fionan Fuffy opened his sides account it tit for tat after that opening burst of scoring Fionan duffy tacked on two more points Finatan McManamon and Patrick Chambers Fionan Duffy again and a 45 From Kevin Mulhern reduced the lead with points each  but two points for the west Mayo side  before the break for Alan Ryder and Liam O’Malley gave them a four points advantage 0 – 8 to 0 – 4 Fionan Duffy and Cathal Carolan quickly tacked on points which were cancelled out with like scores from Michael O’Malley James Moran Fionan Duffy raised two whit flags before James Moran struck over another long range point. Burrishooles Colm Guilfoyle was on hand to crash the ball to the net in the 45th minuets after goalmouth scramble after two shots blocked by defenders. Crossmolina kept battling away Fionan Duffy four frees and one from open play Cathal Carolan and Brian Benson rowed in with points each in between those scores Fintan  McManamon and  Padraig McManamon had points each to secure a one point win after a entertaining game on a ideal evening with little or no wind on a dry pitch   

Crossmolina team Kieran Haran Daniel Howley Kevin Mulhern 0- 1 (Capt) Jason Murphy Patrick McAndrew Cathal Carolan 0-2 Tom Cafferty Jordan Flynn J.J.McLoughlin Mickie Loftus Keith Hopkins David Howley J.P. Mulhern Tommy Walsh Fionan Duffy 0-11 subs Derek Hegarty for Tom Cafferty Brian Benson 0-1 for Keith Hopkins Gerard Haran for J.P. Mulhern 

 

Crossmolina Golf Society 

Winners from Tubbercurry played on July 20th Overall Winner Freddy Canavan

Cat.1   Michael Herr, Cat. 2  Ray McNamara, Front 9   Michael Moran, Back 9    Johnny Leonard, Next outing in Ballinrobe on Sat. August 10th New members very welcome

 

Nephin Festival 

The festival group would like to thank everyone that supported the recent Nephin Festival and made it a success, also to our sponsors, a huge thank you, we will have the updated list on the festival website in the coming days and we hope you give them your support throughout the year.  We appreciate your support and attendance at events and also thank you to all those people and community groups that helped in any way.  There will be images etc of the 2019 Nephin Festival on the facebook page in the coming days.

 

Joanne on the Podium Again 

Congratulation and well done to Joanne Loftus Carrowkilleen who won a Bronze medal in the 1500m at the National Track and Field Championship in Tullamore recently 

 

Mayo Lady’s Into Quarter Finals

Thanks to outstanding contribution of their full forward line of Grace Kelly Rachel Kearns McHale/Rovers and Sarah Rowe who scored 1-20 of their total 1-22. Rachel Scored 1-3 and played a pivotal part in many other scores. Mayo now face into Armagh in the Quarter finals  

 

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