Community Services Programme

Under the Community Services programme, Crossmolina Community Council  provide a range of Services for Seniors and others within the Community.

We are currently drawing up the Autumn/Winter work programme.

The range of services provided is as follows:

Maintaining gardens for Seniors-Lawns, hedges, tree trimming,

Replacing light bulbs, alarm batteries, 

Painting inside  houses.

There is a small per hour charge for this service.

Under the CSP programme Log stores, Composting bins, and Flower basket surrounds can also be made. Examples can be viewed in the yard at the rear of the Enterprise Centre.            

If you or someone you know in the Community wish to find out more please contact 096 30934/096 30935.

 

Crossmolina Post Office

An Post has made a proposal to relocate postal delivery workers out of Crossmolina Post Office and Foxford Post Office to Lahardane to a mail hub. This would be detrimental to Crossmolina Post Office and we are appealing it. We would appreciate public support and a petition is available to sign at the front door of the Post Office.

News - Fri 11th August 2017

The late Bridget Hopkins

The death occurred suddenly and peacefully at her residence on Thursday 3rd August of Bridget Hopkins nee Hegarty 88 St Marys Park Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hineys Funeral Home on Saturday evening with removal on Sunday from her residences to St Tiernans Church for requiem mass with burial afterwards in Crossmolina cemetery. Bridget was predeceased by her husband Tony, is survived by her daughters Mary Lammond Castlebar, Philomena Judge Knockleggan, Bernie Reape Knockmore, Catherine Joyce Castlebar, Geraldine Lavelle Keenagh, sons Patrick Eskeragh, Anthony Chicago, Sean Ardagh, Michael Chicago, David Chicago, sisters Mary Jordan Castlebar, Lizzie Hegarty Enniscrone, Ann Gaughan Leeds, brothers Pat and  Jack Hegarty Crossmolina, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace

  

Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 5th August. The numbers were 4 – 14 – 22 – 32  no punter  matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn David Walsh Derra Bellacorick, Darren Jordan Enniscoe Crossmolina, Gary McNulty St Patricks Ave Crossmolina, Claire Grehan 77 St Marys Park Crossmolina, Mickie Loftus lake Rd Crossmolina, Maura O’Malley Comminch Castlehill Ballina, each win €25. The draw took place in Sticks Bar. This weeks Jackpot €3,150. Many thanks for all your support. 

 

The Late Mary Kelly

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 9th August in the Moy Ridge Nursing Home Ballina of Mary Kelly Tooreen 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. Mary is survived by her cousins, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace 

 

Crossmolina Post Office at Risk

Am Post has made a proposal to relocate postal delivery out of Crossmolina Post Office and Foxford Post Office to Laherdane to a Mail hub, This would be detrimental to Crossmolina Post office and we are appealing it, We would appreciate public support and a petition is available to sign at the front door of the Post Office, also customer services can be called on 1850 57 58 59 to express your concern. A public meeting will follow if necessary

 

The late Katie Barrett

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 9th August of Katie Barrett Tubbermore Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at her daughter Bernie Coen’s residence Loughrea on Wednesday evening with removal on Thursday to Hiney’s Funeral Home and later to St Tiernans Church with requiem Mass on Friday burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Katie was predeceased by her husband James daughters Mary and Loretta and grandson Dave, is survived by her sons John and Patrick daughter Bernie

Daughters – in - law, sons – in - law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends, and neighbours. May she rest in peace

 

Lady’s Football 

McHale/Rovers Lady footballers had an easy win over Kilmaine at Tiernans Park on Wednesday last in the County Minor championship after leading 4 – 9 to 1 – 5 goals from Rosien Cronin Niamh McAndrew and Dara Moore. Vickie Munroe grabbed a goal and a point Ailish McNicholas Lisa Calvey Orna Walsh were point scorers for Kilmaine. McHale/Rovers continued to dominate the second half and ran out winner by 8 – 18 to 2 – 7  

McHale/Rovers team Caroline Haran Ava McLoughlin Shona McLoughlin Ciara Cooney Joann O’Malley (Capt) Aoife Deane Irene Hegarty Ailish Keane 0 – 1 Grace Murray Rosien Cronin 1 – 1 Dara Moore 3 – 4 Emely Murray 0 - 2 Marie Moore 0 – 2 Niamh McAndrew 1 – 3 Niamh Maughan 0 – 1 Subs Caoimhe Walsh   3 – 3 Meave Walsh Alanagh Loftus Carr Clodagh Barrett Caoimhe Loftus

 

U16 Championship

Crossmolina U16 Boys got their North Mayo Championship campaign off to a winning start away to Cill Chomain on Tuesday of last week a Thady Connor Goal after eight minuets helped Crossmolina settle after a couple of glorious chances were wasted and Cill Chomain goalkeeper Ryan Connolly was called upon to made a couple of great saves  Edward Gough raised four white flags and Robert Murphy and Conor Caden rowed in with points each Sean Irwin pulled a goal back before the break with Paraic Tighe David Walker Jason Murray the other scorers for Cill Chomain to leave Crossmolina leading by three points at the break 1 – 6 to 1 – 3 Two goals in a three minuets spell in third quarter from Adam Langan and Edward Gough gave the Deel-Siders a platform to go on and win comfortably in the end by 3 – 13 to 1 – 8   

Crossmolina Team John Tolan Luke Callaghan John Hegarty Daniel Howley 0 – 2 Patrick McAndrew (Capt) Lee Carolan Conor Caden 0 - 1 Thady Connor 1 – 0 Adam Langan 1 – 0 Robert Murphy 0 – 2 Edward Gough 1 – 6 James Gill 0 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh Subs Brian Hopkins for Thady Connor Killian Fergus 0 – 1 for Adam Langan Vladimir Gordetskyy Edward Gough Jason Syron for Brian Hopkins 

 

Michael Garrett RIP

The death occurred peacefully on Tuesday 8th August of Michael Garrett Orchard Lane Sligo Town Sligo and formerly of Rakestreet Crossmolina. His remains reposed at his home Orchard Lane on Thursday mass of the resurrection on Friday in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Sligo with burial afterwards in St Patricks Cemetery Scarden Strandhill Rd Sligo. Michael is survived by his wife Bernie sons Liam, John and Michael, Daughters Elaine, Bernice and Ailbhe, grandchildren Luke an Erin daughters – in – law  Kirsty and Rachel Elaine’s Fiance Ashley, brothers Johnny and  Christy Crossmolina, Noel Dublin sisters Rosie Slievenagark Ardagh, Carmel Crossmolina, Lily Dublin, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, relations, many friends and Neighbours. May he rest in peace

 

World Meeting of Families

The Diocesan launch for World meeting of Families will take place on Sunday 3rd. September at 1.30pm in the Newman Institute. A family from every parish is invited to attend the Launch. Please give names to Fr Francis or Fr Gabriel if interested. The National launch will take place on Sunday 21st. August in Knock Shrine at 3pm

 

Recent Deaths.

Sympathy is extended to the families of Michael Garrett Orchard Lane Sligo formerly of Rakestreet Crossmolina, Ann Groarke nee Kelly Cloontubrid Swinford sister of Michael and Padraic Kelly Crossmolina, Katie Barrett Tubbermore Crossmolina, Mary Kelly Tooreen Crossmolina, Bridget Hopkins 88 St Mary’s Park Crossmolina. May they rest in peace. 

 

Good Luck to Mayo 

Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA club wish Stephen Rochford Conor Loftus Joe Keane and all the Mayo team all the best of luck in next Sunday All-Ireland Semi-final in Croke Park  

 

News - Fri 4th Aug 2017

Lotto Results.

Paddy Win’s Jackpot

Congratulation to Paddy.J. Gallagher Gortnahurra Crossmolina who won the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot of €6,000 on Saturday night 29th July. The draw tool place in Lynott’s Bar. This week’s Jackpot is €3,000. Many thanks for all your support

 

Garrett Cup.

Laherdane retained the Padraic Garrett Memorial cup with a four points win over Crossmolina at Tiernans on Friday of last week two first half goals from Keith Loftus and Joseph Queenan saw the Laherdane men lead at half time 2 – 5 to 0 – 7 Crossmolina scores coming from Fionan Duffy six points and one from Dean Loftus. The second half was a very close and entertaining contest with the scoring dominated by two players Adrian Leonard Laherdane with six and Fionan Duffy 1 – 3 for the hosts the goal from a penalty after Tommy Walsh was upended in the square   

Laherdane Joe Mulhern Barry Leonard Conor Coleman Phillip O’Malley Paul Coleman 0 – 2 Matthew Queenan Capt Gary Mulhern Tony Devers Aaron Murphy 0 – 2 Shane Loftus 0 – 1 Adraian Leonard 0 – 6 Joseph Canavan 1 – 0 Jarlath Maughan James Maughan Keith Loftus 1 – 0 subs Sean Jordan for Jarlath Maughan David Murphy for Joseph Canavan 

Crossmolina Team Patrick Loftus Fergal Gill Darragh McCormack Jason Murphy Liam Donohoe Kevin McHugh Martin Connor Conor Rowland Cathel Carolan Kevin Keane Brian Benson Thomas McNulty Dean Loftus 0 – 1 Fionan Duffy 1 – 9 Mike Gallagher subs John Garrett for Martin Connor Tommy Walsh for Kevin Keane Fergal Duffy for Fergal Gill Kevin Keane for Thomas McNulty Ronan McDermott for Dean Loftus  

 

Unwanted Clothing. 

Bags of unwanted clothing can be left into the Shed of Crossmolina National School at any time. Please do not include Quilts or Pillows

 

Recent Deaths.

Sympathy is extended to the families of Kathleen Brogan St John’s Riverside Ballinamore Kiltmagh and formerly of Ballina Rd Crossmolina, Michael Ruane Leeds and formerly Comminch Castlehill uncle of Gerard. May they rest in peace

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 13th August in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Sweeney Mc’s  commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

Lady’s Football.

McHale/Rovers Minor team and a easy win over a depleted Kilmaine side at Tiernans Park on Monday last  final score 8 – 21 to 0 – 4 

McHale/Rovers team Caroline Haran Ava McLoughlin Irene Hegarty Aoife Deane Shona McLoughlin Joann O’Malley (Capt) Ailish Keane 0 – 2 Grace Murray Clodagh Barrett Lisa Lavelle 1 – 5 Emely Murray 2 – 2 Rosien Cronin 4 – 4 Niamh Maughan 0 – 1 Subs Dara Moore 1 – 4 Niamh McAndrew 0 – 1 Meave Walsh Marie Moore Alanagh Loftus Curran  

 

The Late Kathleen Brogan 

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 31st July of Kathleen Brogan St John’s Riverside Ballinamore Kiltmagh and formerly of Ballina Rd Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at St John’s Riverside Ballinamore on Wednesday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church Crossmolina requiem mass on Thursday with burial afterwards in Crossmolina Cemetery. Kathleen is survived by her sisters Patty Flaherty Erris rd Crossmolina, Margaret. Ann. McHale Killala, Attracta Herbert Hamshire England, Dympna Barr London, Barbra Kelly Ballycastle, Connie Curduff Australia, Sharon Bradley Moate Co Westmeath, Sinead Sweeney Ballina, brothers – in – law, sister – in – law Marie Brogan, aunts Patsy and Kathleen, nephews, nieces, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace  

 

Gardners World and Cake Sale

The Committee would like to thank all the people who donated goods for the day. Special thanks to James Loftus who sold Aloe Vera plants to raise money to feed the ducks on the river. Thanks to Sean for the Music and to all the Volunteers, Thanks to RSS, CE, Community services and Festival Committee for all their help in erecting the Stalls etc. A special thank you to The Davis Family for allowing us use of the store and for the kindness, thanks to Enda Hiney, Social Services and the Town Hall for their help. A special thank you to all who supported us on the day Winners of the Raffle were 1st Francis Brown 2nd Michael Quirk, 3rd Sr Fionanuala 4th Maureen Heffernan 5th Perl King 6th Mary Mangan  

 

News - Fri 28th July 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 23rd July. The numbers were 6 – 10 – 19 – 25 two punters matched three numbers Grainne Gallagher Deelcastle Crossmolina, Stephen O’Malley Keenagh Beg, Ballina, each win €75. The draw took place in O’Malley’s Bar and Grill (The Dolphin) This week’s jackpot is €6,000. Many thanks for all your continued support

 

Recent Deaths 

Sympathy is extended to the families of Mavis Arnold Genageary Dublin sister of Monica Flanagan Moylaw Crossmolina, William (Billy) Munnelly Doohoma Head brother of Fr Pat Munnelly PP Ardagh. May they rest in peace

 

St Tiernan's Cemetery - Thank You 

A big Thank You to everyone involved in our annual Cemetery Mass. I think you will all agree that it was a beautiful ceremony and of course the weather was on our side. Your generosity is much appreciated as the collection came to €2326.15. This together with the individual effort by David Hopkins on completing Gael Force West 2017 and raising €1042 will go a long way toward the continued improvement of the Cemetery. Your ongoing support is much appreciated. The Cemetery Committee

 

U14 Championship

Crossmolina lost out to a stronger Belmullet side in this North Mayo U14 Champiomship game at Tiernans Park two goals for the visitors were decisive in the end of a well contested game final score Belmullet 2 – 10 Crossmolina 0 – 9 

Crossmolina team Conor Howley Liam Connor Niall Maughan Brian Hopkins Declan Tolan Darragh Syron Brian McKinley 0 – 1 Jonathan Murtagh James Williams 0 – 1 Niall Coggins Diarmuid Walsh 0 – 4 Diarmuid Coggins Eoin Murphy 0 – 2 Conor Reynolds Luke Rowland 0 – 1 Subs Jack Loftus Eoin O’Boyle Daniel Lynch Brendan O’Malley

 

Monster Table quiz

In aid of Repair  and Restoriation of the Chapel at Gortnor Abbey in O’Malley’s Bar and Grill on this Friday night 4th August. Please support

 

BBQ in Maughan’s Pub

Western Alzheimer’s are having their annual charity BBQ in Maughan’s Pub, Crossmolina on Sunday 6th August at 7pm. Music afterwards by Irishize. Adults €10.00. Kids free. Raffle on the night. Please support this worthy cause 

 

Festival News

Thank you to everyone that supported, took part, volunteered or sponsored this year's festival. Images and video from the five fun days are on the festival Facebook page and website and the festival will be featured on TV in the coming weeks.

 

Sweeney Cup Success

Crossmolina collected their first silver wear in over seven years after a hard earned two point win over a gallant Kiltane side at a sunny James Stephens Park on Sunday week with Fionan Duffy  Crossmolina’s  scorer chief with seven points over the hour three in the opening half Thomas Cafferty with two and one each form Cathal Carolan and Peadar Gardiner for Kiltane Ultan Corrigan John Reilly and Adam Carabine were  Kiltane scorers who lead at the break by one point 0 – 8 to 0 – 7  Brian Benson and Peadar Gardiner  tacked on points after the break but with Ultan Corrigan John Reilly and Adam Carabine kept the Kiltane  men in contention Crossmolina with a one point advantage entering the last eight minuets  John Reilly was denied a goal when Kieran Haran made a wonderful save and Fionan Duffy pointed a free after a defender handled the ball on the ground  to leave Crossmolina winner by two points 0 – 14 to 0 – 12    Crosssmolina Team Kieran Haran Stephen O’Malley Stephen Duffy Darren Caden Peadar Gardiner  0 – 2 Thomas Cafferty 0 – 2 Hugh Cafferty Mark Leonard Martin McAndrew Derek Hegarty Cathal Carolan Capt 0 – 1 Michael Gallagher Fionan Duffy 0 – 7 Brian Benson 0 – 2 Mickie Loftus Subs  Dean Loftus for Mark Leonard Tommy Walsh for Michael Gallagher Conor Rowland for Stephen O’Malley  

 

Little Gem puppet show

Maureen Gallagher, (Librarian) Maureen Gannon Senior Librarian pictures with children from the Crossmolina area who attended the Little Gem puppet show hosted by Mayo County Council and Crossmolina Library in association with the Crossmolina Community Festival.

Singing Pubs Winner

Rebecca Mulhaire Tullyegan Ballina winner of the Crossmolina Festival singing Pubs competition being presented with her cheque for €1,000 by Vickie Moore Chairperson of the Festival committee also in the picture Amy Traynor Nephin Rose on the left.

News - Fri 21st July 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 15th July. The numbers were 1 – 15 – 18 – 27 no punter Matched Three numbers and six tickets were drawn. Vickie and Eamon Moore The Thatch Inn Chapel St Crossmolina, Noel Hegarty Dooleeg Crossmolina, Stephen Jordan Enniscoe Crossmolina Sean Keane Carrowcloughy Crossmolina, Darren Jordan Enniscoe Crossmolina, Michael Kilcullen 16 Chapel View Crossmolina, Each win €25. The Draw tool place in Cawleys of Rakestreet. This week’s jackpot is €5,850. 

Many thanks for all your support

 

Social Dancing 

In Crossmolina Parish Hall on Friday night 28th July with Lessons from 9pm to 10pm. Dancing from 10pm to 12 O’clock with music by Medicine Bow. Tea and refreshments served on the night 

 

 Vote of Sympathy .

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 11th July votes of sympathy were expressed to the family’s of the following who died recently. Tony Doyle Pulladoohey Crossmolina Eileen Corcoran Glasnevin Dublin sister of Sr Dolores Mullenmore Crossmolina. Sarah (Sadie) Caden New York and formerly of Carrowkeel Crossmolina, Cecity Moran Knock St Ballyhanuis mother – in- law of Orla Loftus Moran, Geraldine Ruane Bonniconlon retired principal of Gortnor Abbey Secondary School, Jack Reynolds Rosehill Sligo formerly of Knockglass Crossmolina brother of Jimmy church St and Maureen Gallagher St Patricks Ave, Crossmolina, Mary Irwin nee Lavelle Springfield Castlebar and formerly of Letterbrick boughadoon Keenagh, Brid Lang nee Harrison The Pines Castleknock Dublin and formerly of Regal Park and Knockadine Crossmolina sister of Bernie Gardiner Church St and Ronnie Munnelly Knockadine. May they rest in peace 

 

U12 League.

Crossmolina had a comfortable win over Ardmoy in the County U12 At Fr Michael Gilroy Memorial Park Moygownagh on Monday of last week  final score Crossmolina 4 - 18  Ardmoy 2 – 10 Crossmolina Team and scorers were  Patrick O’Malley 0 - 1 Nathan Lynch, Shane Lynn, Aiden Granaghan, Marcus Maughan, Aaron Coggins 0 - 1 Mathew Gordeskyy 0 - 1 Diarmuid Fox 1 - 2 Ronan Walsh 1 - 3 Jack Naughton 1 – 8  Billy Loftus 0 – 1 Ronan Connor 1 - 0 Michael Lyn, Cian Lavelle, James O’Boyle 0 – 1  Dylan Rowland.

 

St Joseph’s Thanks

St Josephs Young priests Society wish to thank all who contributed to their recent collection a total of €1,480 was raised. Special thanks to the promoters for their support through the years

 

Unwanted Clothing

Bags of Unwanted clothing can be left into the shed of Crossmolina National School at anytime. Please do not include Quilts or Pillows. Thank You 

 

Died in Castlebar.

The death occurred suddenly and peacefully on Manday17th July of Daniel Gallagher, 116 Knockaphunta Park, Westport Road, Castlebar and formerly of Ballina and Crossmolina. His remains reposed at  Kilcoyne’s Funeral Home, Thomas Street, Castlebar on Wednesday evening Removal on Thursday morning  from 116 Knockaphunta Park to St. Tiernan’s Church, Crossmolina for Funeral Mass at 12 noon followed by burial in Addergoole Cemetery. Daniel is survived by his parents John and Ann Marie, brothers Eoin and John, sister, Rebecca, grandparents, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace 

 

U16 Championship.

Crossmolina got back to winning ways with a two points win over Islandeady in county U16 League at Tiernans Park on Tuesday last. With both defences on top scorers were hard to come by Thady Connor opened the scoring in the tenth minuet and Conor James Sloyan replied immediately  for his sides only score of the half minuets later Robert Murphy raised a green flag with further points from Edward Gough two and one from Adam Langan for a six points advantage ay the break. Two minuets into the second half David Ferdia Moran cracked home a goal  for Islandeady Edward Gough replied with a point before Caillin Joyce pointed a free Edward Gough and Cian Moylette exchanged point in the 42nd minuet Killian Fergus tacked on another. Three points from frees from Cillin Joyce reduced the lead to just the minimum John Tolan was called on to make a great one handed save and Joyce again had a 40m free to tie the score but the ball drifted wide and Captain Patrick McAndrew broke out of defence and kicked over a point for the Deel-Siders to leave the final score 1 – 8 to    1 - 6 Crossmolina now go forward to meet Bonniconlon tomorrow evening Tuesday  

Crossmolina team and scorers John Tolan Luke Callaghan Sean Hegarty Brian Hopkins Daniel Howley Patrick McAndrew 0 – 1 (Capt) Lee Carolan Conor Caden Thady Connor 0 – 1 Adam Langan 0 – 1 Robert Murphy 1 – 0 Edward Gough 0 – 4 James Gill Killian Fergus 0 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh Subs Darragh Duffy Vladimir Gordetskyy both used 

 

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

 

Gortnor Abbey Reunion

Class of 1972 to 1977 in the Great National Hotel Ballina on Saturday 5th August 2017. We are trying to contact all classmates; please pass on details and ask them to do likewise. Tel Moira at 086.4073904 or Maura at 087.6178845   

 

 

Jiving Competition

Mark and Michelle Kearns who won the James Hogan Memorial Jiving Competition in conjunction with the Crossmolina Community Festival Pictured receiving the trophy from Martin Lynn.

Crossmolina Chronicle 2017

This is the 25th edition of our parish magazine. The Committee request articles, old photographs and pictures of weddings,babies and other events from people at home and abroad for this special edition. The closing date for the receipt of articles and photographs is Thursday 5th October 2017. Articles and photographs can be submitted to our email address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to any committee member.

David Hopkins Presentation

David Hopkins (Hopkins butchers Erris)  who completed Gael Force West Challenge 2017 and raised €1,042 in aid of St Tiernan's Cemetery,  presenting the Cheque to Siobhain Gough and Geraldine Mullen Crossmolina Cemetery Committee.

News - Fri 14th July 2017

Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 8th July. The numbers were 4 – 13 – 17 – 24 one punter matched three numbers Michael Kilcullen 16 Chapel View Crossmolina and he won €150.  The draw took place in Thatch Inn. This week’s jackpot is €5,700. Many thanks for all your continued support

 

Sweeney Cup 

Crossmolina and Belmullet finished level after sixty minuets in this Sweeney Cup Semi final at Tiernans Park on Sunday week 1 – 9 each. In extra time, two goals from Dean Loftus and a string of Points from Cathal Carolan Fionan Duffy Tommy Walsh Liam Donohoe saw Crossmolina run out comfortable winners by nine points 3 – 17 to 2 - 11 

Crossmolina team and scorers Shane Keane Stephen O’Malley Henry McLoughlin Sean O’Boyle Peadar Gardiner Darragh McCormack Thomas Cafferty Jordan Flynn Cathal Carolan 0 – 5 Martin McAndrew Mark Leonard Derek Hegarty Dean Loftus 2 – 1 Fionan Duffy 1 – 8 Mickie Loftus Subs Liam Donohoe 0 – 2   Tommy Walsh 0 – 1 for Mark Leonard Ronan McDermott for Derek Hegarty Martin Connor for Peadar Gardiner Fergal Duffy for Dean Loftus Joe Keane Snr for Derek Hegarty

 

Its Festival Time

Finally festival week has arrived in Crossmolina, starting this Wednesday through until Sunday, five fun filled days for all the family. Full details of the events are on the festival website at www.crossmolinafestival.ie. If you are interested in any event where numbers are limited please register as soon as possible as some events are already booked up, also tickets are on sale locally for Sharon Shannon and Don Stiffe in concert on Thursday night. This year's festival has more children's events than last year, more diverse events to cover all age groups and a line up of entertainment that includes international artists and TV stars. We hope everyone enjoys Festival 2017, thank you to all of the sponsors, community groups that have helped and the general public support the festival has received

 

U17 Boys Soccer Final 

Kilmurray did all the pressing and created a number of great goal scoring chances in this final of the U17 Boys final at Solar 21 Astro-Turf Pitch on Wednesday last. Mickie Murphy Conor Caden and Adam Langan all went close breaking the deal lock in the opening 45 minuets against Charlestown side that defended well. The winners came more into it after Mickie Murphy shot for Kilmurray came back off the underside of the crossbar and were rewarded when Jack Mahon Grabbed the all important goal after 70 minuets drilling a low past the Helpless Darragh Walsh from the edge of the box. Kilmurray were now defending as Charlestown who did not exert as much energy up to this point were full of running but for all the Chances Kilmurray created  they deserved at least  a draw

Kilmurray Team Darragh Walsh Ethan O’Hora Jamie Padden Adam Garrett Kieran Lynn Cian Cosgrove James Gill Conor Caden Edward Gough Mickie Murphy Adam Langan Subs Cian Walsh for Cian Cosgrove Vladimir  Gordetskyy for Edward Gough 

 

New Stores Opened 

Congratulation to Joe and Fiona O’Donnell on the opening of newly-refurbished Centre Superstore on Friday week and to Enda and Carmel Hiney on opening of their newly-refurbished Londis store last Friday which was opened by Stephen Rochford Mayo Senior Team Manager. With huge crowds turning out on both days 

Crossmolina Library News

Thursday 20th Puppet Show in the Library at 12 noon, another show has been added for 1.00pm Suitable for children up to 8 years Registration required Phone 096 31939 Opening Times of Library Tuesday and Wednesday. 12 noon -----7.00pm Friday and Saturday 11.00am ----4.00pm. Children Don't Forget our Reading Challenge during July and August. Enjoy and read lots

 

U12 League

Crossmolina had a comfortable win over Laherdane in the County U12 League at a wet Tiernans Park on Monday of last week final score 3 – 8 to 2 - 2

Crossmolina  Team: Jack Sharkey, Nathan Lynch, Shane Lynn, Aidan Granaghan, Marcus Maughan, Aaron Coggins, Mathew Gordetskyy 0 – 2  Diarmuid Fox 0 - 1 Jack Naughton  0 – 3  Patrick O’Malley  0 – 2 Ronan Connor  James O'Boyle  1 – 0 Ronan Walsh  1 – 0 Subs Dillon Rowland Michael Lin and Patrick Reape 1 – 0

 

Died in Dublin

The death occurred peacefully on Tuesday 4th July at Mount Hybla Nursing Home of Brid Lang nee Harrison The Pines Castleknock and formerly of Regal Park and Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at the Kirwan Funeral Home, Fairview Strand, on Wednesday with removal to the Church of Our Lady Mother of the Church Requiem mass on Thursday followed by Cremation at Glasnevin Crematorium. Brid was predeceased by her Husband Sean and son Christopher, is survived by her sons Sean, Peadar and Brendan, daughters Mary, Brid and Catherine, sisters Ronnie Munnelly Knockadine Crossmolina and Bernie Gardiner Church St, Crossmolina, daughters – in – law, sons – in – law, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, relations friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace   

 

Minor Championship 

Crossmolina and Bonniconlon played out a exciting  draw in normal time in the North Mayo Minor Championship tie in Bonniconlon on Friday of last week before Crossmolina emerged winners in a high scoring 9 – 4 to 3 – 14  in Extra time 

Crossmolina team Sean Gallagher Daniel Howley Ryan Donnellan Patrick McAndrew Niall Maughan Eoin Mcdonnell Colm Hegarty Conor Caden 1 – 1 Ronan Lavelle 1 – 1 Keelan Hegarty 1 – 1 Fergal Duffy 0 – 1 Edward Gough 1 – 1 Patrick Howley 3 – 0 subs Adam Langan 1 – 0 for Ronan Lavelle Ronan Lynn for Fergal Duffy James Gill 1 – 0  for Edward Gough  

 

U16 Championship 

After their good win over Tourmakeady the previous week Crossmolina U16 boys came up against a very good Davitts team that inflicted their a third defeat this year on  the visitors to Ballindine on Tuesday last after fairly close opening quarter only a couple of points separated the sides when James Gill was fouled and from the resulting penalty Joe Prendergast made a wonderful save from Edward Gough Diarmuid Walsh kicked four points and Adam Langan goaled but with Stephen Niland Finatan  Kelly and Niall Tracey scoring at will Davitts were in a commanding lead at the break and went on to continue to dominate the final thirty minuets Edward Gough and Thady Connor scored points each and James Gill fisted a goal to leave the final score Davitts 4 – 16 Crossmolina 2 – 6. 

Crossmolina Team John Tolan Luke Callaghan Daniel Howley Sean Hegarty Conor Caden Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew (Capt) Thady Connor 0 – 1 Killian Fergus Adam Langan 1 – 0 Edward Gough 0 – 1 Diamuid Walsh 0 – 2 James Gill 1 – 0 Subs Brian Hopkins for Daniel Howley James Williams for Adan Langan Vladimir Gordetskyy for Killian Fergus

 

Died in Castlebar 

The death occurred peacefully at Cuan Chaitriona Nursing Home on Saturday 2nd July of Mary Irwin nee Lavelle Springfield Castlebar and formerly of Letterbrick Boughadoon Keenagh. Her remains reposed at the Nursing home on Tuesday evening with removal to the Church of the Holy Rosary.Requiem mass on Wednesday with burial afterwards in Castlebar New Cemetery. Predeceased her husband John, sons John Francis and Gabriel and son-in-law Michael, deeply regretted by her loving family daughters Mary McDonnell, Teresa Brogan, son Michael, sisters Barbara (Waterford) and Liza (U.K.), daughters-in-law Helena and Carmel, son-in-law Willie, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace.  

 

Good Luck to Mayo  

Next Saturday evening Mayo and Cork go head to head in the all Ireland Qualifier at the Gaelic Grounds Limerick. The Crossmolina Deel-Rovers club extends best wishes and good luck to Stephen Rochford, Conor Loftus Joe Keane and all the Mayo Team  

 

News - Fri 7th July 2017

Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 1st July. The numbers were 3 – 10 – 27 – 29 one punter matched three numbers Stephen Jordan Enniscoe Castlehill and he won €150.  The draw took place in Maughan’s Bar. This week’s jackpot is €5,550. Many thanks for all your continued support

 

U16 Championship

Crossmolina 5-13 Tourmakeady 3-03

Crossmolina got their U16 Chapionship off to a winning start at Tiernans Park on Tuesday of lat week with a comfortable win in the end 

John Tolan, Luke Callaghan, Daniel Howley, Jason Syron, Conor Caden 1 – 0 Lee Carolan, Patrick McAndrew, Thady Connor 1 – 0  Killian Fergus, Adam Langan 1 - 2 Edward Gough 1 – 9  James Gill 1 - 1 Diarmuid Walsh 0 – 2 

Subs; Sean Hegarty for Jason Syron Vladimir Gordetskyy for Killian Fergus Brian Hopkins for Luke Callaghan 

 

Cemetery Mass

The following are the dates for 2017 Cemetery masses Crossmolina is on Sunday 16th July at 6pm and Kilmurray on Saturday 29th July at 7pm (Vigil Mass) 

 

Engine and Tractor Club 

Mayo North old Engine and Tractor Club Annual Vintage show in on Sunday 16th July at Enniscoe House. Lots to see for all the Family. Anyone looking to exhibit or just need some more information can contact David McDonnell on 087. 6709734

 

Unwanted Clothing 

Bags of unwanted clothing can be left into the Shed of Crossmolina National School at any time. Please do not include Quilts or Pillows

 

U12 League

Crossmolina and Naomh Padraig served up an exciting County U12 League tie at Lacken on Monday of last week final score 

Crossmolina 7-8 Naomh Padriag 4 - 9 Team: Jack Sharkey, Nathan Lynch, Shane Lynn, Aidan Granaghan, Mathew Williams, Aaron Coggins, Mathew Gordetskyy, Richie Shelly  1 -0  Kyle Gallagher 0 - 1 Jack Naughton  0 – 4  Patrick .O’Malley  1 – 3 Ronan Connor 1 – 0 James O'Boyle  4 – 0 

 

Kilmurray Bonfire

The annual Bonfire Night Party held at Kilmurry Centre was very successful and was enjoyed by young and old .The Committee wish to thank all those who supported the event and everyone who volunteered their help in preparing for the Party and working on the night .A special word of thanks to the following who generously sponsored Raffle prizes ; O Donnell's Centra , Murphy's Bar, Cawleys of Rakestreet,  Hiney's Londis , Molloy's Chemist , Quinn's Chemist , Michael Cooney and Sons Hardware and Kilmurry Youths Soccer Club. 

 

Dr Michael Honoured. 

Congratulations  to Dr Michael Loftus Who was Honoured by Mayo County Board with naming of The formerly named Green Room under the stand in Elvery’s McHale  in his Honour and the unveiling of a mural prior to the Mayo V Derry  Championship Qualifier on Saturday week. 

 

Festival Updates:

Less than two weeks to this year's festival and the anticipation is growing. Due to demand there has been some additions to the events in the brochure, there is an extra Cupcake Workshop on Fri. July 21st at 5pm, an adult Sean Nos dancing workshop has been added on dance day, Wed. July 19th at 3pm. Some of the children's events are booking up fast namely the Magic Show and Puppet Show and the Ladies night in Enniscoe has limited numbers with some places remaining. Please visit the festival website or Facebook page for details.

 

Crossmolina 3 – 8 Knockmore 1 – 9 

Crossmolina grabbed two precious points in Division 1A of the County League at St Josephs Park Knockmore on Sunday last. Playing a more direct game taking the game to the hosts two points from Brian Benson in side three minuets was the perfect start Darren McHale quickly cancelled those our Kieran Langan and Darren McHale added points before Fionan Duffy had like scores for the visitors Peter Naughton pointed a free to give his side a one point advantage after 15 minuets Brian Benson waltzed past a couple of defenders to drill the ball past Aidan Kilcoyne in the seventh minuet after receiving the pass from Jordan Flynn Fionan Duffy added a point in the 25th minuet and just before the break  Martin McAndrew found Kevin Mulhern with a 40m pass which he fielded and stuck the ball  in the net to leave the half tine score 2 – 5 to 0 – 5 after playing with the aid of a stiff breeze Keith Ruttledge tacked on a point on the resumption and Peter Naughton pointed in  thirty fourth and fortieth minuet  which  Fionan Duffy replied with two points for The Dee-Siders Kieran Langan grabbed a life line for his side when drove the ball past a helpless Shane Keane  after a goal mouth scramble in the 47th minuet this goal was quickly cancelled out when Martin McAndrew found Derek Hegarty in side the defence exchanged passes with Dean Loftus before fisting to the net Fionan Duffy and Peter Naughton exchanged point before the final whistle 

Crossmolina team Shane Keane Stephen O’Malley Stephen Duffy Jonathan O’Boyle Peadar Gardiner Hugh Cafferty Thomas Cafferty Kevin Mulhern 1 – 0 Jordan Flynn Martin McAndrew Cathal Carolan Derek Hegarty 1 – 0 Mickie Loftus Brian Benson 1 – 2 Fionan Duffy 0 – 6 Subs Kevin McHugh for Jonathan O’Boyle Darragh McCormack for Hugh Cafferty Dean Loftus for Brian Benson Tommy Walsh for Derek Hegarty 

 

Nephin Rose

Michael Leonard Coolturk Quarries Sponsor of 2017 winning  Nephin Rose Amy Traynor with prize also in the picture are Kathleen McGuire Jordan Committee and Vickie Moore (The Thatch Inn) Who Amy represented.

News - Fri 30th June 2017

Lotto Results.

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 24th June   The numbers were 3 – 21 – 23 – 28 two punters  matched three numbers. Julia Rowland Eskeragh Crossmolina, Declan Garrett Mullenmore Rd Crossmolina they win €75 each. The draw took place in Hiney’s Bar. This week’s jackpot is €5,400. Many thanks for all your continued support

 

The Late Tony Doyle

The death occurred peacefully at his residence on Saturday evening 24th June of Tony Doyle Pulladoohey Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral home on Monday evening with removal to St Tiernans church. Requiem Mass on Tuesday with Burial afterwards in Kilmurray Cemetery. Tony is survived by his wife Monica  

(nee Heffernan), his extended Doyle and Heffernan Families, his relatives, many Friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace

 

Died in New York

The death took place on June 19th of Sarah (Sadie) Cadden 1921 - 2017 Queens NY and formally Carrowkeel. Sadie was predeceased by her husband Francis and her son Patrick. Sadie was laid to rest in St. John's Cemetery Middle Village NY. Sadie is survived by her Stepsons James, Michael and family her sister in law Mary Cadden Rathbane cousins neighbours and many friends. May she rest in peace 

 

Festival News

Thank you to everyone that attended the Festival Launch, the brochure for Festival 2017 is now available in local outlets and online at the new festival website, www.crossmolinafestival.ie. Congratulations to Amy Traynor who was chosen as Nephin Rose 2017, we wish Amy the best of luck and hope she enjoys her year representing Crossmolina. This year's festival has a varied mix of events, the five fun filled days from July 19th - 23rd will have, comedy, cycling, ladies night, dancing, puppetry, magic, knockout challenge, art, music, water activities and much more. The final heat of the Singing Pubs takes place in Cawley's Of Rakestreet on next Saturday night, July 8th. If you would like to volunteer to help out in any small way during this year's festival please email the festival or call Damian on 086 2648495, any help would be appreciated

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 9th July in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Gerry Rowland (Bumble Bee)  commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

Wedding Bells 

Congratulation to Shane Hopkins Errew Castlehill and Aoife Conneally  Dunmore  Galway who were married in St Patricks Church Garrafrauns with reception in the  Raheen Woods Hotel Athenry,  Ann Walsh Kilfine and John Mayock Rarhkell  who were married in Rome recently 

 

Pilgrimage to Lourdes

Killala/Achonry Pilgrimage to Lourdes August 23rd to 28th 2017. Flight from Knock cost €710. Contact Michael Walkin 086.6080763. Sick/Assisted section details and booking contact Eileen O’Brien 086.4013897

 

St Tiernans Cemetery 

Thank you to everyone who helped at St Tiernans Cemetery Clean-up day It was great to some new people and of course those that turn up every year All your efforts are much appreciated. Thank you again, Crossmolina Cemetery Committee

 

Recent Deaths 

Sympathy is extended to the Family of Sarah (Sadie) Caden who died in New York formerly of Carrowkeel. Cecily Moran Ballyhanuis mother- in- law of Orla Loftus, Tony Doyle Pulladoohey Crossmolina Eileen Corcoran Glasnevin Dublin sister of Sr Dolores Mullemmore, Geraldine Ruane nee Kilkenny Bonniconlon retired principal of Gortnor Abbey Secondary School. May they rest in peace. 

 

Social Dancing

In the Parish Hall Crossmolina on this Friday night 7th July  from 10pm to 12 with music by  Stuart Moyles. Lessons from 9pm to 10pm 

 

Open day Reel Deel Brewery Crossmolina

Open day Reel Deel Brewery Crossmolina 12.00pm – 6.00pm Saturday 1st July 2017.

Indie Beer Week 23rd June to 2nd July.

Visit your local Independent Irish Brewery where Real beer is made.

 

News - Fri 23rd June 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 17th June. The numbers were 4 – 7 – 18 – 19 five punters matched three numbers Brendan Lynott Carrowgarve Crossmolina, Sheila Barrett Mullenmore St Crossmolina, John Reilly 57 Leinster Rd Rathmines Dublin 6, P.J. Granaghan Keenagh Ballina, Michael and Bea Judge The Boreen Crossmolina, each win €30. The draw took place in Christy’s Bar. This week’s jackpot is €5,250. Many thanks for all your support. 

 

Community Games Thank You

The Crossmolina Area Community Games annual sports day on 28th of May last was a fun family afternoon. Many thanks to all the children who participated and to parents for your continued support. Congrats and good luck to the children representing the area in county finals in Claremorris track on 2nd July.

 

Festival News

The second last heat of the "Singing Pubs" takes place in O'Malley's Bar & Grill on next Saturday, July 1st, €100 prize for the heat winner. Congratulations to Rebecca Mulhaire who won the heat in the Thatch, Rebecca lives in Ballina and is daughter of Billy Mulhaire, originally from St. Mary's Park. This year's festival will be filmed for broadcast on TV in August, the film crew will record the preparations in the town for the festival as well as some festival events as well. Thank you to Coolturk Quarries, AGS Scaffolding, Martin Lynn Painter, Stick's Bar & The Thatch Bar for making this possible. We invite everyone to the festival launch in the Town Hall on Sat. July 1st (after 8pm mass) & Sun. July 2nd after 11:30am mass. The festival brochure will be available plus details on all of the events, entertainment etc and the launch of the new festival website at www.crossmolinafestival.ie."

 

Junior Championship

Crossmolina 2 – 14 Charelstown 1 – 6

Crossmolina were in control of this round 2 County Junior Championship tie at a sunny Tiernans Park on Sunday last with Thomas McNulty and Joe Keane directing operation up front scoring three points each in the opening 30 minuets Liam Donohoe grabbed the vital goal in the 23rd minuet and Kevin Keane added a point James Kilroy Noel Mulligan were Charlestown Point scorers to leave the half time score 1 – 7 to  0 – 2 Thomas McNulty continued his good scoring record with a further 1 – 3 Darragh McCormack Liam Donohoe Fergoil Gill and Conor Rowland tacked on points for the visitors Kiefer Craig James Kilroy pointed Ray Lenehan goaled after pass form Mark Caffrey in the 26th minuet  and corner back Brian Sheeran rowed in with two points in last few minuets  to leave the Deel-Siders comfortable winners     

John O’Malley Fergal Gill Jason Murphy Patrick Loftus Noel Hegarty Kevin McHugh Sean O’Boyle Darren Caden Darragh McCormack 0 – 1 Martin Connor Tommy Walsh Kevin Keane Joe Keane 0 – 3 Thomas McNulty 1 – 6 Liam Donohoe 1 – 1 Subs Conor Rowland 0 – 1 for Martin Connor Inj Pierce Loftus for Sean O’Boyle Inj Nigal Lynn for Joe Keane Ronan McDermott for Darragh McCormack Fergoil 0 – 1 for Kevin Keane  

 

Kilmurray Summer Camp

The FAI Summer Soccer Camp will take place in Kilmurry from Monday 3rd July to Friday 7th July. The camp is for boys and girls from 6 to 14 years of age and lasts from 10.30 am to 3.00 pm each day .The early booking cost is €65. Full details and online booking at www.summersoccerschools.ie

 

U14 Championship

An under strength Crossmolina U14 team short a number of key players due to injury suffered a heavy defeat at home to Knockmore on Tuesday of last week in the County Championship

Crossmolina team and scorers Conor Howley Jack Loftus Niall Maughan Darragh Deane Declan Tolan Liam Connor Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh 1 – 1  Eoin Murphy 0 – 1 Diarmuid Coggins Diarmuid Walsh 0 – 3 Niall Coggins 1 – 2   Michael Gill 0 – 1 Conor Reynolds Luke Rowland Subs Brendan O’Malley Daniel Lynch Conal Carolan Alfie Maloney Kai Howley Patrick Carden   

 

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

 

Gortnor Abbey Reunion

Class of 1972 to 1977 in the Great National Hotel Ballina on Saturday 5th August 2017. We are trying to contact all classmates. Please pass on details and ask them to do likewise. Tel Moira at 086.4073904 or Maura at 087.6178845   

 

News - Fri 16th June 2017

Lotto Results.

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 10th June  The numbers were 15 – 24 – 26 – 32 one ticket matched three numbers. Laura and Declan Mulligan Richmond Castlehill Ballina they won €150. The draw took place in Sticks Bar. This week’s jackpot is €5,100. Many thanks for all your support

 

Kilmurray Summer Camp

The FAI Summer Soccer Camp will take place in Kilmurry from Monday 3rd July to Friday 7th July. The camp is for boys and girls from 6 to 14 years of age and lasts from 10.30 am to 3.00 pm each day .The early booking cost is €65. Full details and online booking at www.summersoccerschools.ie

 

The Late P.J.Fergus

The death occurred peacefully at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar on Friday 8th   June of P.J.Fergus (Big P) Corcullen Keenagh Ballina. His remains reposed at Hiney's Funeral Home on Sunday evening Requiem Mass on Monday in The Church of the Holy Souls, Keenagh, followed by burial in Kilmurry Cemetery. P.J. was pre-deceased by his sister Kathleen is survived by his wife Ann, Daughters Ita Coleman Ballyknock Bofeenaun, Sharon Shonehaven Scotland, Annette Edinburgh, Sons, Peter Corcullen, Adrian Ayrshire Scotland, James Tubbernavine Lahardnae, Son’s - in – law, daughters – in law, grandchildren, brother Eamon Consett Durham, Nora Brandt Chicago, Mary Awve Chicago., Winnie Tuohison Arkinsaw , Sisters – in – law, brother – in – law, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours, May he rest in peace.

 

Pioneer Mass

In Ardagh church on this Friday evening 23rd June at 7 – 30. The Feast of the Sacred Heart

 

North N.S Football

Crossmolina Parish National Schools advanced to the North Mayo NS semi final after cracking contest in Bangor on Tuesday last. Kiltane raced into an early lead with a brace of goals from Josh Carey. The Crossmolina boys bounced back with goals from Aaron Coggins Eoin O’Boyle and Nathan Lynch which came just before the break Jack Naughton and Aaron Coggins added points to leave the Half time score 3 – 2 to 2 – 1The visitors playing against the breeze extended their lead with four points from Jack Naughton another Josh Carey goal kept his side in the game before Brian Hopkins replied with a like score and James O’Boyle and Aaron Coggins raised further green flags to see their side run out rather convincing winners in the end final score 6 – 7 to 4 – 2 

Crossmolina Team Richie Shelly Marcus Maughan, Matthew Gordetskyy Oisin Deane Kai Howley Danny McDonald Mark Dermody Brian Hopkins 1 – 0 Jack Loftus Jack Naughton 0 – 5 Eoin O’Boyle 1 – 1 Patrick O’Malley Matthew Williams Eoin Noone Nathan Lynch 1 – 0 Subs Aaron Coggins 2 – 1 for Matthew Williams James O’Boyle 1 – 0 for Marcus Maughan Shane Lynn for Danny McDonald Ciara Duffy for Nathan Lynch Kyna O’Malley for Eoin Noone   

 

Social Dancing

In the Parish Hall Crossmolina on this Friday night 23rd June  from 10pm to 12 with music by Dermot McConnell Lessons from 9pm to 10pm 

 

Vote of Sympathy. 

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 13th June votes of sympathy were expressed to the family’s of the following who died recently. Bridget Delia Connolly Nee Granaghan 1746 Tharndale Chicago and formerly of Derreen Keenagh, Thomas Leonard St Mary’s Park Crossmolina, Thomas (Tom) Gaughan Abbeytown Crossmolina, Paddy Queenan Kingsbury London formerly of Errew Castlehill, Bridie Howard Aunt of the Collins Family Fotish, Emmett Moloney Nephin Court Killala Rd Ballina, husband of Sandra McLoughlin  formerly of Eskeragh Crossmolina, Vincent O’Malley Kilbree Westport father of Kay Loftus St Marys Park Crossmolina, Anthony Loftus Dooleeg, Mary Doyle nee Staunton Knockannavgh New Inn Tipperary daughter of Tommy Staunton Moygownagh, P.J. (Big P) Fergus Corcullen Keenagh, Thomas Heslin Son of Mary Naughton Knockbrack, Patrick McHale Knockglass. May they rest in peace. 

 

 

Kilmurray Bonfire

The Annual Kilmurry Bonfire night Party will take place at Kilmurray Sports Field and Centre on Friday night 23rd June

 

Annual Trip to Knock

Day Trip to Knock leaving Crossmolina Social Services Centre on Tuesday 27th June at 11am. Lunch in Knock House Hotel at 1pm followed by Mass. Total cost is €25.To book a place please call Mary Duffy (087 9378487), Roisin Mullen (087 1328 326) or Breda Kelly (086 8743077). Last day for booking is Friday 23rd June

 

Down Syndrome Mayo

Ciaran Sweeney North West Fitness at the presentation of a cheque for €5,500 to Down Syndrome Mayo representatives The  Gilmartin Family Nicola, Zoe, Chris, and  Ryan Brian Fitzpatrick North West Fitness. The money was raised from a recent Charity Cycle (Get on your Bike) 45k cycle Crossmolina-Lahardane-Pontoon-Knockmore-Ballina-Crossmolina

News - Fri 9th June 2017

Lotto Results.

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 3rdJune  The numbers were 7 – 10 – 11 – 25 two punters matched three numbers. Paul McDermott Ballina Rd Crossmolina, Anthony McHale Ballina St Crossmolina each wins €75. The draw took place in Cooney’s. This week’s jackpot is €4,950. Many thanks for all your support

 

The late Anthony Loftus

The death occurred peacefully on Saturday the 3rd June at the Moyridge Nursing Home Ballina of Anthony Loftus Dooleeg Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Monday evening with removal to Our Lady of Mercy Church Eskeragh. Burial on Tuesday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Anthony is survived by his sister Margaret (Peggy) Donohoe Philadelphia USA, brother Johnny Moyridge Nursing Home Ballina, nieces, nephews, relations, extended family friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace 

 

Rinka Summer Camp

For Children Aged 6 to 12 Years in Crossmolina GAA Sports Hall 14th to the 18th August. Contact Elaine on 087, 4022199 for further information 

 

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

 

Festival News

"Congratulations to Liam Cawley from Ballyscanlon who won the "Singing Pubs" heat in Maughan's Pub and will represent them in the final. The 2017 Festival will be launched in the Town Hall on Saturday July 1st at 8:30pm and on Sunday July 2nd at 12 noon along with the new festival website. The Nephin Rose Selection will take place in the Upper Deck on Saturday June 24th. This year's festival will be covered by a production company for broadcast on TV in August, thanks to Coolturk Quarries, AGS Scaffolding, Martin Lynn Painter, Thatch Pub and Stick's Bar."

 

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the families of the following who died recently Mary Doyle nee Staunton Knockannaveigh New Inn Co Tipperary and formerly of Moygownagh daughter of Tommy Staunton, Anthony Loftus Dooleeg Crossmolina, Thomas Heslin son of Mary Naughton Knockbrack. May they rest in peace

 

Gun Licences

UnLicenced Firearms are to renewed at Crossmolina Garda Station Tel 096.31371

 

Kilmurray Summer Camp

The FAI Summer Soccer Camp will take place in Kilmurry from Monday 3rd July to Friday 7th July. The camp is for boys and girls from 6 to 14 years of age and lasts from 10.30 am to 3.00 pm each day .The early booking cost is €65. Full details and online booking at www.summersoccerschools.ie

 

Annual Trip to Knock 

Day Trip to Knock leaving Crossmolina Social Services Centre on Tuesday 27th June at 11am. Lunch in Knock House Hotel at 1pm followed by Mass. Total cost is €25.To book a place please call Mary Duffy (087 9378487), Roisin Mullen (087 1328 326) or Breda Kelly (086 8743077). Last day for booking is Friday 23rd June

 

Charity Cycle

Ciaran Sweeney and Brian Fitzpatrick North West Fitness presenting a cheque for €5,500 to Representatives of Cluainin Day Services Western Care Fergal Birrane, John Clasby. Joe Brett and Siobhain Loftus. The money was raised from a recent Charity Cycle (Get on your Bike) 45k cycle Crossmolina-Lahardane-Pontoon-Knockmore-Ballina-Crossmolina.

Crossmolina Bridge Club

Ena Boyle President of Crossmolina Bridge Club presenting Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty with the Presidents prize of Newbridge Cutlery.

News - Fri 2nd June 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 27th May. The numbers were 22 – 24 – 27 - 28 Martin Kearns Carrowkilleen Crossmolina matched three numbers and won €150. The draw took place in the O’Malley’s Bar and Grill (The Dolphin. This week’s jackpot is €4,800. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Social Dancing

In the Parish Hall Crossmolina on this Friday night 9th June  from 10pm to 12 with music by Kay and the Country Stars. Lessons from 9pm to 10pm 

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results of  Crossmolina Bridge Ena Boyle Presidents prize night in Hineys Thursday night 25th May 1st Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 2nd Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan 3rd Maureen Barrett and Nuala Doyle. 1st Session Rita Fox and Ena Coggins. 2nd Session John and Breda Mulkearns   

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 11th June in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Conor Duffy  commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

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

 

Recent Death

Sympathy is extended to the Family of Vincent O’Malley Kilbree Westport who died on Saturday week father of Kay Loftus St Marys Park Crossmolina.

 

Blood Bank Thanks

The Irish Blood Transfusion service wish to thank all who attended their clinic in Crossmolina Parish Hall 100 units of blood was donated. Special thanks to Hall committee and all who helped on the night with refreshments  

U12 League 

Crossmolina 2 – 10 Belmullet 5 – 10

Crossmolina U12 boys suffered a nine points defeat against a much stronger Belmullet side in the County League Crossmolina team and scorers were James O’ Boyle, Nathan Lynch, Dylan Moran, Aaron Coggins, Marcus Maughan, Billy Loftus, Mathew Gordetskyy, Diarmuid Fox 0 – 3 Mathew Williams 0 – 2 Jack Naughton 0 – 1 Kyle Gallagher 0 – 2 Patrick O’Malley 2 – 0 Ronan Walsh 0 – 2 Ronan Connor, Michael Lin, Shay Donohoe, Shane Lynn, Jimmy Loftus, Dylan Rowland

 

U12 League 

Crossmolina 4 - 6  Ardnaree 3 – 8

This was a much better performance from the Crossmolina U12 in the county league away to Ardnaree winning in the end a point after a very evenly contested game Crossmolina Team and Scorers Jack Sharkey, James O Boyle, Nathan Lynch, Dylan Moran, Aaron Coggins, Richie Shelley, Marcus Maughan, Aidan Granaghan, Billy Loftus, Mathew Gordetskyy 0 – 2 Diarmuid Fox, Mathew Williams 1 – 0 Jack Naughton 0 – 3 Kyle Gallagher 1 – 0 Patrick O’Malley 2 – 1 Ronan Walsh. Ronan Connor, Michael Lin, Shay Donohoe, Shane Lynn, Jimmy Loftus, Dylan Rowland

 

Annual Trip to Knock 

Day Trip to Knock leaving Crossmolina Social Services Centre on Tuesday 27th June at 11am. Lunch in Knock House Hotel at 1pm followed by Mass. Total cost is €25.To book a place please call Mary Duffy (087 9378487), Roisin Mullen (087 1328 326) or Breda Kelly (086 8743077). Last day for booking is Friday 23rd June. 

 

U14 Championship

Crossmolina were piped at the final whistle after a thrilling county U14 Championship tie Away to Ballaghhaderreen on Thursday last. The hosts played with a freshening breeze and raced into a early lead with goals from Shane Hamilton Leo Goldrick  Crossmolina’s Diarmuid Coggins Diarmuid Walsh and Niall Coggins each raised green flags to leave the half time score 5 – 4 to 3 – 4 James Williams bagged   two goals Eoin Murphy and Niall Coggins one each  in between Dillon Carmody Shane Hamilton and Eoin Coyle were keeping the Deel-Siders at arms length with goals each Crossmolina reduced the lead down to two points but  late goal and a point gave the Ballaghaderreen boys a six points winning margin 9 – 1 0 to 7 – 10   

Crossmolina Team and Scorers Conor Howley Brian Hopkins Liam Connor Darragh Deane Declan Tolan Niall Maughan Brian McKinley James Williams 2 – 2 Jonathan Murtagh 0 – 1 Diarmuid Coggins 1 – 2 Eoin Murphy 1 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 4 Danny McDonald Luke Rowland Niall Coggins 2 – 0. Subs Conor McGinley Eoin Noone Brendan O’Malley Kai Howley Jack Loftus Michael Gill

 

Kilmurray Win League

Congratulation to Kilmurray Soccer Team on winning U15 County League Division 1 with a 3 goals to nil win over Snugboro at Kilmurray sports field on Wednesday of last week. Goals from Eoin Murphy two and one from Cian Walsh secured the title. They are now promoted to the Premier league`

 

Ryan Lynch Cup

Belmullet reversed last years result with a comprehensive 7 – 9 to 1 – 7 win over a under strength Crossmolina in the annual Ryan Lynch Memorial cup. A couple of late goals from Anthony Barrett Patrick Ruane and Patrick Conroy sealed the return of the Ryan Lynch to Belmullet Crossmolina Team was James O’Boyle Nathan Lynch Shane Lynn Simon Dermody Aidan Granaghan Matthew Williams Aaron Coggins Matthew Gordetskyy Diarmuid fox Kyle Gallagher Jack Naughton 1 – 4 Vincent Gill 0 – 1 Ronan Walsh Patrick O’Malley 0 – 2 Billy Loftus subs Shay Donohoe and Jimmy Loftus

 

Kilmurray Communion Class 2017

Kilmurray 1st Holy Communion Class 2017 Children from Richmond N.S  unless other wise stated Back Ms Caroline O’Connell (Richmond N.S) Fr Francis Judge PP Ms Breege Thompson (Richmond N.S), Fr Gabriel Rosbothan CC, Ms Catherine Canny (Killacorraun)  Middle Row from left to right  Aidan Granaghan (Server) Paul Granaghan, Joseph Loftus, Peadar Fergus Killacorraun, Jimmy Loftus (Server) Daniel Hughes. Front from left to right Rhia Flanagan, Hannah Moran, Leagh Gallagher, Joy Donohoe, and Paddy Loftus.

Crossmolina Confirmation

Back row l to r: Caroline Kennedy (Principal), Ciara Duffy, Geraldine O’Malley (Teacher), Jack Loftus, Eve McHale, Darragh Syron, Lainey Jordan-Flynn, Bishop John Fleming, Eoin Noone, Patrice Kelly, Eoin O’Boyle, Ava Cooney, Kyna O’Malley

Middle row l to r: Fr. Francis Judge PP, Daisy Verry, Marcus Maughan, Richie Shelley, Clodagh Syron, Eva Moyles, Caoimhe O’Malley, Carlie Anne Brobbey Kyei, Kai Howley, Fr. Gabriel Rosbotham CC

Front row l to r: Keelan Hegarty, Lisa Davidson, Jack Naughton, Diarmuid Coggins, Diarmuid Fox, Alannah Canavan, Marija Fox

News - Fri 26th May 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday 20th May. The numbers were 6 – 12 – 19 – 25 three punters matched three number Chris Myles 24 Deerpark Crossmolina, Aaron McNulty Killeen Castlehill, Finola Canavan Abbeyview Crossmolina each win €50. The draw took place in Cawley’s of Rakestreet. This week’s jackpot is €4,650. Many thanks for all your support 

 

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the families of the following who died recently Bridget Delia Connolly Throndale Chicago and formerly of Derreen Boughadoon Crossmolina, Paddy Queenan Kingsbury London and formerly of Errew Castlehill, Bridie Howard aunt of the Collins Family Fotish, Emmett Moloney Nephin Court Killala Rd Ballina and Foxford husband of Sandra McLoughlin formerly of Eskeragh. May they rest in peace.

 

Div 1 League 

Crossmolina Junior team suffered a heavy defeat at home to Killala three goals from Colum O’Donohue in a four minuets spell midway through the first half killed this game off as a contest as the visitors had all ready eight points on the board eve do Kevin Keane and David O’Malley grabbed goals for the Deel-siders but further goals from Cian O’Dea and James Ruddy saw the winners race into a 5 – 8 to 2 – 4 interval lead. Niall Timoney raised a green flag and tacked on a two points and Thomas McNulty pointed a free to leave the final score 5 – 14 to 3 – 7   

Crossmolina Team Liam Donohoe Fergal Gill Jason Murphy Sean O’Boyle Martin Connor Darren Caden Patrick Loftus David O’Malley 1  - 0 Conor Rowland Niall Timoney  1 – 2 Henry McLoughlin Kevin Keane 1 – 0  Tommy Walsh Thomas McNulty  0 – 5 Subs Kevin McHugh Paul Haran Patrick Loftus John Garrett Ronan McDermott 

 

Died in England

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 15th May at his residence of Paddy Queenan Kingsbury London and formerly of Errew Castlehill Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Leonards Funeral Home Laherdane on Thursday evening with removal to St Patricks church. Burial on Friday in Addergoole Cemetery after requiem Mass. Paddy is survived by his wife Mary, sons Patrick and Paul daughters Catherine, Maureen and Michelle daughters – in – law, sons – in – law grandchildren, great-grandchild, brother Sean St Patricks Avenue Crossmolina, sisters Barbra Gibson Dublin, Kathleen Lynn Dublin,  Angela Singleton St Patricks Avenue, Bernadette Cafferty London, brother – in – law nephews, nieces, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours, May he rest in peace

 

Wedding Bells

Congratulations to Ann Marie Loftus Dooleeg and Damien Loftus St Marys Park who were married in Our Lady of Mercy Church Eskeragh with reception in the Diamond Coast Hotel Enniscrone. The happy couple are wished many years of happiness from their many friends. 

 

Kai Represented Crossmolina NS

Congratulation to Crossmolina National School pupil Kai Howley Erris St who represented the School in the Cumann Na mBunscol Exhibition games before last Sunday Weeks Connacht Quarter final between Mayo and Sligo in Elvery’s McHale Park   

 

Nephin Haven 

June Bank Holiday Nephin Haven Tourism Group have the pleasure of bringing you Lough Conn Fishing Tales and Trails on Saturday 3rd June from 10am to 5pm at Enniscoe house. Look out for further information on posters and social media

 

Gortnor Abbey Reunion

Class of 1972 to 1977 in the Great National Hotel Ballina on Saturday 5th August 2017. We are trying to contact all classmates; Please pass on details and ask them to do likewise. Tel Moira at 086.4073904 or Maura at 087.6178845   

 

FESTIVAL NEWS

Congratulations to Sheila Rixon who won Heat No. 2 of the "Singing Pubs" and will represent Stick's Bar in the final on July 23rd. The next heat takes place on Saturday night next, June 3rd, in Maughan's Bar. Tickets for the Sharon Shannon concert are available in Hiney's Londis, O'Donnell's Centra and Mulhern's Gala. The Nephin Rose 2017 takes place in Hiney's Upper Deck on Saturday June 24th.

 

U12 League Boys Results 

Crossmolina 2 – 10 Belmullet 5 – 10

Team: James O Boyle, Nathan Lynch, Dylan Moran, Aaron Coggins, Marcus Maughan, Billy Loftus, Mathew Gordesky, Diarmuid Fox 0 – 3 Mathew Williams 0 – 2  Jack Naughton 0 – 1  Kyle Gallagher 0 – 2 Patrick O’Malley 2 – 0  Ronan Walsh 0 – 2  Ronan Connor, Michael Lin, Shay Donohoe, Shane Lynn, Jimmy Loftus, Dylan Rowland

 

U12 League 

Crossmolina 4-6 Ardnaree 3 – 8

Team: Jack Sharkey, James O Boyle, Nathan Lynch, Dylan Moran, Aaron Coggins, Richie Shelley, Marcus Maughan, Aidan Granaghan, Billy Loftus, Mathew Gordesky 0 – 2  Diarmuid Fox, Mathew Williams 1 – 0  Jack Naughton 0 – 3  Kyle Gallagher 1 – 0  Patrick O’Malley 2 – 1  Ronan Walsh. Ronan Connor, Michael Lin, Shay Donohoe, Shane Lynn, Jimmy Loftus, Dylan Rowland

 

Crossmolina Singing Pubs 2017 - Heat 5

CROSSMOLINA SINGING PUBS 2017 – HEAT 5 will take place in Maughan’s Bar, Crossmolina on Saturday June 3rd 2017. Free Entry and Over 18’s only. €1,000 and recording opportunity for overall winner and €100 for the winner of each Heat. To enter please call 087 3162376, 085 7459249, 087 4176291 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

News - Fri 19th May 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 13th May.  The numbers were 8 – 28 – 29 – 32 two punters matched three numbers Cillian McHale Rathnamagh Crossmolina. Mia Lavelle Ballina each wins €75. The draw took place in the Thatch Bar. This week’s jackpot is €4,500. Many thanks for your continued support

 

National Schools Wins Title

Crossmolina National School captured the North Mayo Comann na mBunscoil title with a comfortable 2 – 11 to 1 – 3 win over Belmullet at a windy Tallagh on Monday of last week. Crossmolina played with the elements in the first half and lead at the break by 0 – 8 to 0 – 1 six of those points from the boot of Diarmuid Coggins and points each from Diarmuid Fox and Darragh Syron. Belmullet had a number of goal chances which Richie Shelly pulled off fine saves from. Darragh Syron struck a crucial goal eight minuets after the break Eoin O’Boyle and Diarmuid Fox added points before substitute Nathan Lynch grabbed a goal and a point in between those scores the Erris boys scores 1 – 2 on the evening Crossmolina were the much slicker side all round and were deserving winner. Great credit is due to their coaches Brendan McAndrew and Michael Murphy who have put in many hours Coaching with the School over the past couple of years Crossmolina team and scorers

Richie Shelly Marcus Maughan Matthew Gordetskyy Kai Howley Jack Loftus Darragh Syron (Capt) 1 - 1Diramuid Coggins 0 – 6  Diarmuid Fox Patrick O’Malley Eoin O’Boyle Jack Naughton  Subs Nathan Lynch 1 – 1 Eoin Noone Aaron Coggins Ronan Walsh 

 

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 Thomas Gaughan

The death occurred suddenly on Tuesday 16th may of Thomas (Tom) Gaughan Abbeytown Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral Home on Wednesday evening. Requiem mass on Thursday in St Tiernans Church with Burial afterwards in Kilmurray Cemetery. Thomas  was pre deceased by his parents Ellen and Michael, brothers Joseph and Sean is survived by his wife Mary, sons Michael and Thomas daughters Mary and Annette, grandchildren Lauren, Michael, Tom, Aoibhinn, Ciara, John and Cillian, son-in-law Myles, daughter-in-law Juanita, brothers Pat, Martin Michael and Seamus all in Leeds, Christy Ballyscanlon, sisters Mary Reynolds Dublin, Helen Walsh Leeds, Margaret Parsons Castlebar, Bernadette O’Donnell  sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, relatives, extended Family, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace 

 

Minor League 

Crossmolina Minor team suffered another heavy defeat away to Burrishoole in McGovern Park Newport last Tuesday final score 3 – 21 to 0 – 4 Sean Gallagher Ryan Donnellan Sean Canavan Patrick McAndrew Shane Howley Thady Connor Keelan Hegarty Colm Hegarty 0 – 1 Lorcan Loftus Ferghal Duffy 0 – 2 Robert Murphy Ronan Lavelle Eoin McDonnell Subs Ronan Lynn for Keelan Hegarty (inj) Darragh Gill 0 – 1 for Ronan Lynn 

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 11th May 1st Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 2nd  Rita Fox and Ena Coggins 3rd Mary Corcoran and Martina Duffy 4th A tie John and Breda Mulkearns, Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 

 

St Tiernans Church 

1. Live Streaming of Mass in St Tiernan’s Church : Link to the live stream: www.myipstream.com/iframes/crossmolina.html

2. Tax Rebate Forms CHY3/CHY4: Forms are all available at the front doors. Please fill in forms and return to Parish Office. Any query please contact Parish Office on 096 31677 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

3. Parish Mission

Parish Mission takes place on 21-28 October 2017 led by the Redemptorist Mission Team.

 

U14 League Final

Crossmolina lost out to a much stronger Davitts of Irishtown team in the final of the County U14 Division 3 final in Islandeady on Thursday last. The winner racked up four goals in the opening half with three for the very talented Jack Devane and one form Davey Hennessy Crossmolina’s Diarmuid Walsh Niall Coggins James Williams and Danny McDonald kicked some neat points from limited supply to leave just six points separating the sides at the break. Davitts continued their dominance in the final thirty minuets with further goals from Davey Hennessy Jack Melvin and sub Bon Glynn just before the final whistle in between Eoin Murphy raised a green flag for the Deel-Siders and James Williams and Diarmuid Coggins  kicked points to leave the final score Davitts 7 – 6 to Crossmolina 1 – 10 Crossmolina Team and scorers Conor Howley Liam Connor Brian Hopkins Darragh Deane Declan Tolan  Darragh Syron Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh  James Williams 0 – 3 Diarmuid Coggins 0 - 1 Eoin Murphy 1 – 0 Diarmuid Walsh 0 – 3 Danny McDonald 0 – 1 Luke Rowland Niall Coggins 0 – 2 Subs Michael Gill Brendan O’Malley Patrick Carden Alfie Maloney Kai Howley Eamon Gill

 

Killala/Achonry Pilgrimage 

To Lourdes August 23rd to 28th, flight from Knock . Cost €710 for details or bookings contact Michael Walkin at 0866080763. Sick/and Assisted section details and Booking contact Eileen O’Brien 086,4013897

 

Community Games

Crossmolina Community games Sports day on Saturday 27th May in St Tiernans Park 2pm to 4pm. Events from U8 up to U16 with novelty events and races for U6’s. Support welcome

 

Grantstone Sponsorship

Shane Granaghan of Grantstone Memorials and stone work Specialist Letterbrick Keenagh who Sponsored gear for the 2017 Deelrovers Minor and U16 squads Making Presentation to Enda Lavelle Chairman of Bord Na Nog Michael Hegarty and Dermot O’Malley Minor and U16 Coaches with members of the Clubs Minor Squad.

News - Fri 12th May 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday 6th May. The numbers were 7 – 9 – 22 – 31 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn, Sandra Granaghan 11 Lough Conn Drive Laherdane, Annette Burke Gortskeddia Crossmolina, Ann Dunleavy Abbeyview Crossmolina, Karl and Josephine Fox Knockglass Crossmolina, Greg Hegarty Dooleeg Crossmolina, Joe and Marie McHale Rathnamagh Crossmolina each win €25. The draw took place in Maughan Bar. This week’s jackpot is €4,350. Many thanks for all your support

 

Div 1 D League.

Crossmolina and Charlestown played out a low scoring draw 0 – 5 each on a hot balmy Sunday afternoon in Charlestown . The visitors lead at the break by a point with three points from Thomas McNulty and one from Niall Timoney.  Charlestown points came from Enda Marren Dermot Higgins and Liam Cregg. Niall Timoney extended that lead with a point in the 40th minuets which turned out to be the only score the visitors registered in the final thirty minuets and Charlestown were not much more with just two from Tommy Holton and Enda Marren.A draw was fair result in the end after both sides were into double figures in wides count. 

Crossmolina team and scorers Liam Donohoe Fergal Gill Jason Murphy Patrick Loftus (Tubbermore) Martin Connor Darren Caden Kevin McHugh Henry McLoughlin David O’Malley Niall Timoney 0 – 2 David Howley Tommy Walsh Joe Keane Thomas McNulty 0 – 3 Nigal Lynn Subs John Garrett for Martin Connor Sean O’Boyle for Fergal Gill Patrick Loftus for Liam Donohoe Martin Connor for Tommy Walsh Liam Donohoe for Kevin McHugh

 

Festival News.

Tickets for Sharon Shannon & Her Band in concert with special guest, Don Stiffe, in Hiney's Upper Deck on Thurs. July 20th are now available at Londis, Centra, Gala, and Ballina Manor Hotel and online at ticketmaster.ie. The festival launch will take place on the weekend of July 1st & 2nd and this year's programme of events looks to be one of the best to date with country, comedy, family fun and lots of children's activities.

 

Vote of Sympathy. 

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 9th May votes of sympathy were expressed to the families of the following who died recently. Loretta Clarke –Murray Enniscoe House Crossmolina, Kathleen Deane nee Gordan late of Kildaree Crossmolina, Peadar Tuffy Ballina father of Breege Gordan Tubbermore, Sonny Shevlin Belmullet father of Breeda Ruane Commminch Castlehill, Willie Costello Cong brother –In – law of Mary Costello Ballina Rd, Celia Mylyncky nee Davitt Keenaghbeg   sister – in – law of Matt Kilroy Keenaghbeg, Patrick Pat O’Malley Church Rd Crossmolina, Brendan. Noel McLoughlin Moyne Killala brother  of Joan Kelly Ballina Rd, Paddy Gilger Tubbernavine Laherdane, Pat McAndrew Marian Cresent  Ballina brother – in – law of Joe Leonard Ballina St, Lil Connor Moyhena Breaffy Castlebar mother of Robert St Marys Park. May they rest in peace. 

 

Minor League. 

Ardnaree ran out convincing winners by 5 – 17 to 0 – 5 with Ronan Murphy cousin of the Donegal star Michael Murphy bagged 4 – 6 of his side’s total.

Sean Gallagher  Sean Canavan Shane Howley Patrick McAndrew Fergal Duffy Eoin McDonnell Conor Caden Colm Hegarty Lorcan Loftus Darren Gill 0 – 1 Robert Murphy 0 – 1 Keelan Hegarty 0 – 1 Ronan Lavelle 0 – 2 Subs Ryan Donnellan for Lorcan Loftus Edward Gough for Ronan Lavelle Luke Fergus for Darren Gill James Gill for Colm Hegarty Patrick Gallagher for Fergal Duffy  

 

U16 League 

Crossmolina suffered a heavy defeat 6 – 9 to 1 – 7 at home to Eastern Gaels in the County League who were in control throughout 

Crossmolina Team John Tolan Luke Callaghan Sean Hegarty Daniel Howley 0 – 1 Thady Connor Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew  Robert Murphy Adam Langan 0 – 2 James Gill Edward Gough 0 – 3 Conor Caden 1 – 0 James Williams 0 – 1 Subs Cillian Gilroy for Lee Carolan Conor McNulty for Adam Langan Vlad Gordetskyy for Edward Gough 

 

U12 League

Naomh Padraic ran out convincing winners in the this County U12 League tie in Lacken on Monday evening last final score 7 – 9 to 1 – 10  Crossmolina team and scorers James O Boyle, Nathan Lynch, Marcus Maughan, Dylan Moran, Mathew Williams, Richie Shelly, Aidan Granaghan, Diarmuid Fox 0 – 4 Mathew Gordetskyy, Aaron Coggins 0 – 1  Jack Naughton, Kyle Gallagher 0 - 1 Ronan Connor, P O'Malley 1 – 4  Ronan Walsh, Billy Loftus, Shane Lynn, Arleen Jordan, Michael Lin, Cian Lavelle, Dylan Rowland. 

 

Keenagh Thank You: 

A sincere thank you to all who came out and supported our Fundraising Keenagh Church Concert and to all the artists who made the night such a success, and an enjoyable night. The concert was held to raise funds for a defibrillator for the Keenagh area. Our target was surpassed with the total amount raised on the night €4575. Dvds of the concert are available to order from Sandra on 087 3638836 with all the proceeds from the dvds going to the defibrillator fund. 

 

Keenagh Concert on TV

The Keenagh Church Concert was filmed by broadcaster Henry McGlade as part of the TV programme 'The Irish at Home & Abroad'. The programme episode containing the coverage from the Keenagh Church Concert will air on Thursday evening May 25th on Sky 212 and Freesat 161 at 7pm and repeated on Sky 198 at 8pm. A special word of thanks to Gerry Rowland, Optimum Auctioneers and Valuers and to Eamon Moore of The Thatch Pub, Crossmolina who kindly sponsored the TV coverage promoting both Keenagh community and concert and also the importance of a defibrillator in the community. Don't forget to tune in!! 

Defibrillator Information Evening 

There will be a defibrillator and first aid information evening on Wednesday evening the 17th of May at 8:30pm in Keenagh Church. There will be guest speakers and a defibrillator demonstration on the night. And defibrillator training details will also be available. And your support at this community first aid information evening would be truly appreciated

 

Crossmolina Confirmation 

Congratulation to the Boys and Girls of Crossmolina National School who were confirmed in St Tiernans Church on Saturday of Last week by bishop John Fleming 

Clodagh Syron Keelan Hegarty Ava Cooney Jack Loftus Lainey Jordan Flynn Patrice Kelly Lisa Davidson Eva Moyles Ciara Duffy Eoin O’Boyle Caoimhe O’Malley Darragh Syron Kyna O’Malley, Diarmuid Coggins Kai Howley  Marcus Maughan Carlie Anne Brobbey-Kyei Daisy Verry Alannah Canavan Eve McHale Richie Shelley Jack Naughton Diarmuíd Fox Eoin Noone, Marija Fox

 

U14 League 

Crossmolina and Parke/Keelogues/Crimlin served up a thrilling contest with fifteen goals of a different variety at a sunny Tiernans Park on Thursday evening last  in this County U14 Division 3 League Semi Final Crossmolina advanced to the final on a final score of 8 – 13 to 7 – 5 

Crossmolina team and scorers Conor Howley Liam Connor Brian Hopkins Darragh Deane Declan Tolan 0 – 1 Darragh Syron Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh 0 – 2 James Williams 0 – 3 Diarmuid Coggins Eoin Murphy 1 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh 3 – 3 Danny McDonald 2 – 0 Luke Rowland 1 – 0 Niall Coggins 1 – 2 Subs Michael Gill 0 – 1 Jack Loftus Conor Reynolds Patrick Carden Alfie Maloney Brendan O’Malley Eoin O’Boyle, Keelan Kegarty Daniel Lynch 

 

Crossmolina N. S.

Crossmolina National School continued their good form of late with a 2 – 11  to 1 – 3  win over Rehins NS Knockmore in the Cumann Na mBunscoil round robin competition at Tiernans Park on Monday  of last week Crossmolina team and scorers were   Richie Shelly Keelan Hegarty  Matthew Gordetskyy Kyle Howley Jack Loftus Darragh Syron 1 – 4  Diarmuid Coggins Diarmuid Fox 0 – 1 Jack Naughton 0 – 2   Matthew Williams 0 – 1 Eoin O’Boyle  1 – 2 other panel members Patrick O’Malley 0 – 1   Oisin Deane  Eoin Noone Ronan Walsh Aaron Coggins Nathan Lynch Marcus Maughan Jack O’Rielly Aaron Coggins. 

 

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the families of Lil Connor Moyhena Breaffy Castlebar mother of Robert St Marys Park and Thomas Leonard St Marys Park who died recently 

 

Boxing Club Winner

Declan Tolan Ardagh/Crossmolina Boxing Club who won the Connacht Boy’s 2 43k title recently defeating Laurence Ward of the Olympian Boxing Club Galway, with his Coach Tony Davis and dad Jarlath. 

Internet Training

Get Connected to the Internet (classes for older learners)

Have you got very basic skills you want to refresh? Crossmolina Community Development are running classes for older learners (aged 55+) who have little or no experience with using the Internet and who are apprehensive of technology. Classes commence in the Enterprise Centre, Crossmolina on Tuesday 16th May from 12.30pm to 2pm. There will be a charge of €5 per week for a 5 week course. For further information or to book a place please call 096 30935

 

Crossmolina Day Centre

Crossmolina Day Centre

We are delighted to announce that Gortnor Abbey Transition Year students will perform some songs, dance routines and acting from their recent sell out musical All Shook Up at Crossmolina Day Centre on Wednesday 17th May at 12.30pm. You are invited to come along and sing along to all your favourite Elvis songs. Light refreshments served after. There is a charge of €5. Community Bus is available to pick up those that need transport. Please call 096 30935 for further details.

 

News - Fri 5th May 2017

The Late Pat O’Malley.

The death occurred peacefully on Thursday 27th April of Patrick (Pat) O’Malley Church Rd Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Saturday evening with removal to St Tiernans church burial on Sunday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem Mass. Pat was pre-deceased by his wife Bridie is survived by his daughters Mary T, Bernadette, Joan, Aedamair and Anne, sister Joan, sisters-in-law, grandchildren, Kate, Sarah and Emma, sons-in-law, nephews, nieces relatives , friends and neighbours. May he Rest in peace.

 

Crossmolina N. S.

Crossmolina National School had a comfortable 1 – 12 to 0 – 2  win over Belmullet the Cumann Na mBunscoil round robin competition at very sunny Tiernans Park on Tuesday of last week Crossmolina team and scorers were   Richie Shelly Marcus Maughan Matthew Gordetskyy Kyle Howley Jack Loftus Darragh Syron  0 – 3 Diarmuid Coggins 0 – 6 Patrick O’Malley Eoin O’Boyle Diarmuid Fox 0 – 2 other panel members Oisin Deane 0 – 1 Jack Naughton Matthew Williams Eoin Noone Ronan Walsh Aaron Coggins Nathan Lynch 

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday 27th April 1st Maureen Barrett and Nuala Doyle 2nd Mary Daly and Teresa McNulty 3rd Breda and John Mulkearns 4th Mary Benson and Mary Corcoran 

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 14th May in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by The Paddens commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

North Mayo Junior Championship.

Crossmolina suffered a four points defeat at home to Killala in the North Mayo championship on Friday week in the end it was it was the two Darragh Herbert Goals the first after twelve minuets and second after fifty two minuets that was the difference in a well contested game Thomas McNulty was The Deel-Siders scorer in chief with six points 

Crossmolina Team and scorers Patrick Loftus Fergal Jason Murphy Fergoil Gill 0 - 1 Martin Connor Darragh McCormack Sean O’Boyle Henry McLoughlin Conor Rowland Niall Timoney 0 – 1 Dean Loftus Kevin Keane Tommy Walsh 0 - 1 Thomas McNulty 0 – 6 Nigal Lynn Subs Paul Haran for Henry McLoughlin (Blood Sub) Henry McLoughlin for Paul Haran Paul Haran for Sean O’Boyle David Howley for Fergoil Gill Fergoil Gill for Darragh McCormack Darragh McCormack for Niall Timoney  

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 29th April. The numbers were 3 – 13 – 19 – 29 five punters matched three numbers T.P.and Antoinette Loftus Cuilagurrane Castlehill, Ann Hegarty Dooleeg Crossmolina, Francis Browne Lecarrow Crossmolina, Kevin and Mary Murphy Derrhhillagh Crossmolina, Eamon and Margaret Howley Carrowcloughey Crossmolina they win €30 each. The draw took place in Hiney’s. This weeks Jackpot is €4,200. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Minor League. 

Erris St Pats ran out four points winners of this high scoring county Minor League tie at Tiernans Park on Monday of last week. The Erris boys always looked the more  dangerous James Doran grabbed the first gaol after twelve minuets which was cancelled out minuets later by a Lorcan Loftus Goal  Adam Carabine raised a green flag after a couple of Mikie Conroy Points Crossmolina kept in touch with points from Keelan Hegarty Darren Gill a Ronan Lavelle Goal and further points from Darren Gill and Fergal Duffy to leave the Erris St Pats 3 – 6 to 2 – 4 at the break Keelan Hegarty Darren Gill tacked on points and Ronan Lavelle netted his second goal in between James Doran and Mickie Conroy rowed in with goals for Erris St Pats Goals from Keelan Hegarty and Darren Gill brought Crossmolina back to within three points of the visitors and another goalmouth scramble was cleared and Mikie Conroy grabbed the insurance point to leave the final score 5  - 13 to 5 – 9 after a very entertaining game on a ideal May evening of glorious sunshine 

Crossmolina team and scorers Sean Gallagher Shane Howley Sean Canavan Robert Murphy 0 – 2 Fergal Duffy 0 – 1 Patrick McAndrew Colm Hegarty Keelan Hegarty 1   - 2 Conor Caden Darragh Gill 1 – 3 Dean Loftus 1 – 0 Ronan Lavelle 2 – 1 Patrick Gallagher Subs Eoin McDonnell for Sean Canavan Ronan Lynn for Shane Howley Adam Langan for Patrick Gallagher James Gill for Ronan Lavelle 

 

U16 Lady’s. 

McHale/Rovers 5 – 19 Charlestown 5 – 3 

McHale/Rovers continued their good run of success in the County U16 League away to Charlestown on Monday of last week running out comfortable winner by 5 – 19 to 5 – 3  McHale/Rover team and scorers  Ethal Leonard Aoife Deane Clodagh Barrett Caoimhe Loftus Caoimhe Walsh Annie Gough Alanagh Loftus Curran Grace Murray Alisha Keane Emly Murray 0 – 7 Dara Moore 0 – 5 Amy Murphy Meave Walsh 1 – 0 Niamh McAndrew 2 – 1 Niamh Maughan 2 – 3 Subs Marie Moore 0 – 1 Lisa Lavelle 0 – 1

 

Cumann Na mBunscoil. 

Crossmolina National Schools girls team suffered defeat at home to Belmullet in Cumann Na mBunscoil last Tuesday the winner were always in control winning in the by   3 – 5 to 1 – 2  Michael Herr was impartial Referee.  

Meave Cosgrove Charlie Louise Benson Patrice Kelly 1 – 1  Ava Cooney Caoimhe O’Malley Zara Fox Sarah Gough Lainey Jordan Flynn Kyna O’Malley 0 – 1 Meave Fox other panel members Ciara Duffy Soirse O’Boyle Rosien Tolan Zara Moyles Sarah Conway Sorcha Henry-Dullaghan Orlaith O’Boyle Ayla O’Malley Kayleagh Benson  

 

Community Games

Crossmolina Community Games Sports day Saturday 27th May 2-4pm U8 to U16 Novelty events for U6 at Crossmolina GAA pitch. All welcome 

 

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the families of Brendan. Noel McLoughlin Moyne Killala, brother of Joan Kelly Ballina Rd Crossmolina, Pat O’Malley Church Rd Crossmolina and Paddy Gilger Tubbernavine Laherdane who died recently

 

Industrial UNIT to let

Serviced Industrial UNIT to let 1,250Sq. Foot in Crossmolina Business Park.

For further information Contact Crossmolina Community Council at (096) 30934 or (087) 9583240.

News - Thursday 27th April 2017

U14 League. 

Crossmolina had a comfortable eight points win over Burrishoole in the County U14 League in Newport last week final score 2 – 16 to 2 – 8 

Crossmolina team and scorers Conor Howley Danny McDonald Niall Maughan Darragh Deane Jack Loftus Darragh Syron 0 – 1 Brian McKinley Joanthan Murtagh 0 – 1 James Williams 0 – 2 Diarmuid Coggins (Capt) Eoin Murphy 0 – 3 Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 4 Eamon Gill Niall Coggins 0 – 5 Michael Gill Subs Mark Dermody 1 – 0 for Diarmuid Coggins Daniel Lynch for Eamon Gill Patrick Carden for Michael Gill Brendan O’Malley for Daniel Lynch Alfie Maloney Kyle Hegarty

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 22nd April. The numbers were 4 – 20 – 24 – 32 one punter matched three numbers James Munnelly Chapel View Crossmolina he won €150. The draw took place in Christy’s. This weeks Jackpot is €4, 050. Many thanks for all your support.

 

Division 1D League.

Crossmolina Junior team collected their second brace of points in Division 1D of the County League at home to Cill Chomain. With Joe Keane Dean Loftus David Howley Conor Rowland Thomas McNulty grabbing a point each Rory Ginty and Derek Moran replying for Cill Chomain after 20 minuets Four Points from the boot of Thomas McNulty extended the lead Patrick Doocey pulled a point back before the break to leave the half time score 0 – 9 to 0 – 5. Crossmolina dominated the final thirty minuets with a string of points from Thomas McNulty Dean Loftus Joe Keane Tommy Walsh and a goal minuets from the end from Nigal Lynn For Cill Chomain  Derek Moran with two points and Rory Ginty one to leave the final score 1 – 17 to     0 – 8. Crossmolina Team Patrick Loftus (Lake Rd) Fergal Gill Jason Murphy Patrick Loftus (Tubbermore) Martin Connor Darren Caden Sean O’Boyle Conor Rowland 0 – 1 David O’Mallley Niall Timoney David Howley 0 – 1 Kevin Keane Dean Loftus 0 – 3 Thomas McNulty 0 – 8 Joe Keane 0 – 2 Subs Tommy Walsh 0 – 2 for Kevin Keane Gergoil Gill for Sean O’Boyle Nigal Lynn 1 – 0 for Niall Timoney Fergal Duffy for Patrick Loftus Liam Donohoe for Martin Connor  

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 15th April. The numbers were 1 – 3 – 21 – 24 one ticket matched three numbers David and Michelle Jordan Enniscoe Crossmolina they win €150. The draw took place in Sticks next weeks Jackpot is €3,900. Many thanks for all your support 

 

Community Games Finals.

Good luck to Kilmurray Community Games U 14 quiz team who are representing Mayo in the all-Ireland finals in the National Sports Campus Abbestown Dublin they are Shay Donohoe Aidan Granaghan Mark Gallagher Aoibhe Loftus and Alaoise Mulligan 

 

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the families of Willie Costello Cong brother – in – law of Mary Costello Ballina Rd and Celia Mylynckj Nee Davitt sister – in – law of Matt Kilroy Keenaghbeg who died recently. May they rest in peace.

 

Ladys U 16 League.

McHale/Rovers over came Davitt in scoring a high scoring  County Lady’s U16 at Tiernans on Monday of last week final score 6 – 19 to 4 – 3 

McHale/Rovers team Ethal Leonard Clodagh Barrett  Aoife Deane Caomhe Loftus  Annie Gough  Caomhe  Walsh Amy Murphy  Ailish Keane 1 – 0  Grace Murray Dara Moore 0 – 3 Lisa Lavelle 1 – 9 Emly Murray 1 – 4   Meave Walsh Niamh McAndrew 1 – 0  Niamh Maughan 2 – 1 Subs  Leona McAndrew Ciara Walsh  Marie Moore  Alanagh Loftus Curran  

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 20th April 1st Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 2nd Breda and John Mulkearns 3rd Mary Daly and Padraic Langan 

 

U16 League. 

Crossmolina were unlucky to loose this County U16 League tie at Tiernans Park on Tuesday last. It was tit for tat throughout with the score level on a couple of occasions with Edward Gough grabbing 1 – 3 of his sides total in the opening half James Williams and Adam Langan two points each Stephen Niland bagged 1 – 3 for Davitts and Takechi Kilkenny Niall Treacy points each to leave the home side leading by two points 1 – 7 to 1 – 5 at the break. Davitts were ahead in side two minuets with a goal from Jack Davane Stephen Niland added a point James Williams Adam Langam pointed to tie the score after forty minuets that was as good as it got for the Deel-Siders Two points from Stephen Niland and a goal from Jack Davane gave the visitors a cushion of five points. Three points from Edward Gough were quickly wiped out with another goal from Stephen Niland. Robert Murphy with two further points and one from Conor Caden which flew over the crossbar to leave Davitts winning by two points 4 – 8 to 1 – 15. Crossmolina Team and Scorers John Tolan Vlad Gordetskyy Luke Callaghan Cillian Fergus Patrick McAndrew Lee Carolan Conor Caden 0 – 1 Robert Murphy 0 – 2 Darragh Duffy Adam Langan 0 – 3 Edward Gough 1 – 6 James Williams 0 – 3 James Gill Subs Cillian Gilroy for Cillian Fergus Conor McNulty for Darragh Duffy 

 

Festival News 

The next heat of the Singing Pubs takes place in Hiney's on Sat. May 6th, music by Irishize, if you would like to take part please call 087 3162376, €100 prize on the night, overall prize €1000. Plans are well underway for Festival 2017 and Crossmolina Festival in conjunction with the Ballina Manor Hotel are pleased to announce International recording artist Sharon Shannon And Her Band in concert as part of this year's festival as part of Sharon's Summer Tour. Sharon has previously toured with Bono, Shane McGowan, Willie Nelson, The Waterboys and many more. Tickets will be on sale locally and online from Fri. May 12th.

 

U16 League 

After another high scoring County U16 League tie in away to Ballinrobe on Friday of last week Crossmolina suffered defeat but not without a great second half come back after being down sixteen points at one stage and finishing up loosing by five points 7 – 11 to 5 – 12. Crossmolina Team and scorers John Tolan Luke Callaghan Sean Hegarty Daniel Howley Thady Connor Lee Carolan Conor Caden 3 – 0  Patrick McAndrew Cillian Fergus Robert Murphy  1 – 7 Edward Gough 1 – 5 James Gill Cillian Gilroy Subs Vlad Gordetskyy for Thady Connor Darragh Duffy for Cillian Gilroy 

 

Stephen Graduated

Congratulation to Stephen Jordan Enniscoe Crossmolina who graduated from the Garda Training College Templemore on Monday last. Stephen will be stationed in Mullingar. He is wished all the best from all his many friend  

Feile Semi-Final

Crossmolina bowed out of Feile at the semi-final stage against a very strong Davitts Team in Park on Saturday week. The South Mayo side lead by 2 -5 to 0 – 5  With Jack Devane their scorer – in – chief  when assisted by the breeze Crossmolina kept in touch with points from Niall Coggins James Williams Diarmuid Walsh  and Diarmuid Coggins but a goal before the break gave the Davitts side a comfortable 2 – 6 to 0 – 5 lead Niall Coggins and Eoin Murphy pulled points back but Davitts tacked on two points to leave them winner by 2 – 8 to 0 – 7 Davitts went on to defeat Kilmovee in the Final comfortably  and will now represent mayo in the National Finals. Crossmolina team was Conor Howley Jack Loftus Niall Maughan Darragh Deane Brian Hopkins Darragh Syron Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh James Williams 0 – 1 Diarmuid Coggins 0 -1 Eoin Murphy 0 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh 0 – 2 Danny McDonald (Capt) Micheal Gill Subs Mark Dermody Alfie Maloney Declan Tolan Eamon Gill Brendan O’Malley  

 

Crossmolina Day Centre 

Thank you to all that supported the opening Day of the Crossmolina Day Centre on Tuesday 25th April in Crossmolina Social services. Over 70 people attended and enjoyed music provided by John Cosgrove, Mick Shannon, Padraig Hanahoe, Packie Hefferon, and Sean Gallagher. Singers Fred Finley, Fr Francis Judge, Michael Gallagher, Breege McAndrew, Bridgie Gilroy, recitation/poetry Breda Mulkearns. 

Michael Loftus, MCC, offered the Day Centre congratulations and best wishes for the future. The Day Centre committee provided tea, coffee & light refreshments, funded by Crossmolina Community Development and Crossmolina Social Services. Transport was provided by the Crossmolina Community Bus. We liked to thank Sr Finola Keavney, Cathal and Carmel Prior for the beautiful floral arrangements. M.C. for the day was Claudette McLoughlin, Crossmolina Community Development Administrator. 

Also in attendance were Public Health Nurses Paula Duggan, Helen Ruttledge, Patricia Gallagher and Dr Eleanor Fitzgerald. 

We wish to thank the volunteers who offered their services and contributed to making a very successful and memorable occasion. 

The day centre will be held monthly and will comprise of bingo, card playing, music & singing sessions, dance, arts & crafts, and cookery demonstrations.

 

News - Fri 21st April 2017

Badminton News Letter

Due to great interest this year in badminton our underage singles event was extended to an "A" and "B" section and an extra u10 group was also included. This event is run throughout the year and on a round robin basis thus ensuring all our entrants a max of 4 games each this season. Results are as follows: 

U 9 Group A winner: Kayleigh Coggins, r-up: Aaron Keane, U 9 Group B winner: Dylan Keane, r-up: Patrick Leonard. U10 Group A winner: Josh Moyles, r-up: Jack O'Reilly. 

Group B winner: Esmond Maughan, r-up: Joey Keane. Under 11 Group A winner: 

Aaron Coggins, r-up: Sarah Gough, Group B winner: Ronan Walshe, r-up: Ronan Connor. U13 A winner Diarmuid Coggins, r-up: Jack Loftus, B winner: Matthew Williams, r-up Caolan Foggin. U15 winner Darragh Kelly, r-up Jimmy McAndrew, and in the U17A section winner: Edward Gough, r-up James Gill. U 17 "B" winners: Jimmy McAndrew and joint second on 75 points were Adam Langan and Darragh Kelly. A very lively competition in this section, throwing out some surprises with our new members Jimmy and Adam putting on the pressure!! Heartiest congratulations to everyone and a special thank you to all our coaches, Volunteers and parents without whose assistance we could not continue with such success. A little help can go a long way. And we shall see you all after summer early September God willing. Happy hols to all. Rest relax and recuperate after a very busy Year.

The Late Kathleen Deane

The death occurred peacefully on Saturday 15th April of Kathleen Deane nee Gordan late of Kildaree Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Leonards Funeral home on Sunday evening. With requiem Mass on Monday in the Church of Our Lady Kilmurray burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery. Kathleen was predeceased by her son John, husband Jack, is sadly missed by her family, relations, friends, and neighbours. May she rest in peace.

U14 League 

Crossmolina U14 team had a comfortable 3 – 26 to 2 – 3 win over visitors Achill who were short a couple of their stronger players in this county U14 County League tie 

Crossmolina Team Conor Howley Liam Connor Brian Hopkins Danny McDonald Darragh Syron 0 – 1 Brian McKinley 0 – 1 Jonathan Murtagh 0 – 1 James Williams 0 – 6 Diarmuid Coggins 0 – 3 Eoin Murphy 0 – 3 Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 8 Niall Coggins       1 – 3 Luke Rowland 1 – 0 Subs Brendan O’Malley Darragh Deane Micheal Gill Daniel Lynch Jack Loftus Alfie Maloney 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 13th April  Best of 20 games 1st Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers 2nd Ray and Mary McNamara 3rd Martina and Anthony Granahan Raffle 1st Seamie Gallagher 2nd Joe Murphy 3rd Michael Barrett 

Feile Football  Competition 

Crossmolina won their two games in the north section of Feile at Tiernans Park and are through to this weekend’s County Semi-Finals in Parke V Davitts. The following are the results of the North section games

Crossmolina 4 – 8 Ardmoy/McHales 2 – 5 

Crossmolina Team Conor Howley Liam Connor Niall Maughan Danny McDonald Darragh Syron 0 – 1 Brian Hopkins Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh James Williams 0 – 4 Diarmuid Coggins 0 – 1 Eoin Murphy 2 – 0 Diarmuid Walsh Niall Coggins 2 – 0 Luke Rowland Michael Gill 0 – 1 Subs Brendan O’Malley Darragh Deane Micheal Gill Daniel Lynch 0 – 1 Jack Loftus Alfie Maloney 

Crossmolina 4 – 10 Ardnaree 0 – 4 

Crossmolina Team Conor Howley Liam Connor Niall Maughan Darragh Deane Darragh Syron Brian Hopkins Brian McKinley Jonathan Murtagh 1 – 1 James Williams     0 – 3 Diarmuid Coggins 1 – 0 Eoin Murphy Diarmuid Walsh 1 – 1 Niall Coggins 0 – 4   Luke Rowland 1 – 0 Danny McDonald 0 – 1   Subs Brendan O’Malley Darragh Deane Micheal Gill Daniel Lynch Jack Loftus Alfie Maloney Mark Dermody Keelan Hegarty

Div 1D 

Crossmolina Junior team lost out to neighbours Ballina Stephenites by three points     0 – 10 to 0 – 7 in the County Division 1D League tie in Ballina. The home side had the assistance of the fresh breeze in the opening 30 minuets and lead at the break by 0 – 7 to 0 – 1 with Adrian Kelly the scorer in chief for the Stephenites Thomas McNulty grabbed his sides only first half score. Dean Loftus and Thomas McNulty with four points and sub Michael Gallagher pointed for the visitors but in between Brendan Murray tacked on three points to leave his side comfortable winners in the end  

Crossmolina Patrick Loftus Fergal Gill Darren Caden Jason Murphy (Capt) Patrick Loftus Darragh McCormack Martin Connor David O’Malley Gergoil Gill Niall Timoney David Howley Tommy Walsh Kevin Keane Thomas McNulty 0 – 5 Nigal Lynn Subs Pierce Loftus for Martin Connor Noel Hegarty for Fergoil Gill Kevin McHugh for Patrick Loftus Dean Loftus 0 – 1 for Kevin Keane Michael Gallagher 0 – 1 for Tommy Walsh Kieran Haran for Patrick Loftus  

U16 League 

Crossmolina team and scorers John Tolan Cillian This county U16 League tie was a game of two halves with home side Islandeady dominating the opening 30 minuets racing into a 3 – 6 to 0 -4 interval lead thanks to goals from Kevin Hennelly and Eoin Morris with Edward Gough kicking Crossmolina’s four points Conor McNulty bagged two goals and Adam Langan one and suddenly Crossmolina were right back in the game with only a point separating the sides by the 50th minuet. Islandeady introduced a couple of subs and they breathed new life and the scores flowed again with David Moran getting the killer score a gaol and Eoin Morris Cailin Joyce Ethan John Barrett tacked on points. Patrick McAndrew pointed and Edward Gough scored a goal from a penalty to leave the final score 4 – 12 to 4 – 7 

Gilroy Sean Hegarty Cillian Fergus Luke Callaghan Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew 0 – 1 Robert Murphy Adam Langan 1 – 0 Edward Gough 1 – 5 James Williams James Gill 0 – 1 Conor McNulty 2 – 0 

Died in London 

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 10th April of Patsy Hanrahan nee Kearns Norwood, South London and formerly of Carrowkilleen Crossmolina. Funeral is taking place in Norwood on Thursday 4th May. Patsy was predeceased by her husband Michael, is survived by her sons James, Paul and Noel, daughter Lorraine, daughters – In – law, son – in – law, Grandchildren, sisters Mollie Gallagher Shanvolahan, Kathleen Byrne, Aughrim Co Wicklow, nieces, nephews, extended family, many friends and neighbours, May she rest in peace. 

FESTIVAL NEWS:

Plans are well underway for Festival 2017 and Crossmolina Festival in conjunction with the Ballina Manor Hotel are pleased to announce International recording artist Sharon Shannon And Her Band in concert as part of this year's festival as part of Sharon's Summer Tour. Sharon has previously toured with Bono, Shane McGowan, Willie Nelson, The Waterboys and many more. Tickets will be on sale shortly. Best of luck to the current Nephin Rose, Laura Judge, who is taking part in the Mayo Rose of Tralee Finals next Saturday night. 

Recent Deaths

Sympathy is extended to the Family’s of the following who died recently Peadar Tuffy Ballina Father of Breege Gordon Tubbermore Crossmolina, Loretta Clarke Enniscoe House Crossmolina, Sonny Shevlin Belmullet Father of Breda Ruane Comminch Castlehill, Kathleen Deane nee Gordon Late of Kildaree Crossmolina. May they rest in peace

 

Crossmolina Singing Pubs 2017 Heat 3

CROSSMOLINA SINGING PUBS 2017 

HEAT 3 will take place in Hiney's, Crossmolina on Saturday May 6th 2017. Free Entry and Over 18’s only.  €1,000  and recording opportunity for overall winner and €100 for the winner of each Heat.  To enter please call 087 3162376, 085 7459249, 087 4176291 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Multi Use Games Area (MUGA)

You are cordially invited to attend the official opening of the Crossmolina Multi Use Games Area (MUGA) which will be performed by Minister Michael Ring, T.D., Minister of State for Regional Economic Development at Abbeytown, Church Street, Crossmolina on Friday, 28th April, 2017 at 2.30pm Funding provided by CLÁR 2016 in conjunction with Mayo County Council.

To view poster click here.

Badminton

Front Row Left to right; Aaron Coggins, Ronan Walshe, Ronan Connor, Dylan Keane, Michael Lin, Sara Conway, Cian Coggins, Kayleigh Coggins, Roisin Tolan, Isabelle Moyles and Joey Keane. Middle Row Left to right; Jack O'Reilly, Esmond Maughan, Caoimhe Tolan, Ayla O'Malley, Zara Moyles, Josh Moyles, Dylan Rowland, Sarah Gough, James Loftus and Marcus Maughan. Back Row Left to right; Pauline Coggins, Aileen Gough, James Gough, David Collins, Darrragh Kelly, John Valerio, Eva Moyles, Jonathon Verry and Daisy Verry.

Crossmolina Mens Shed

Ballina Municipal District Chairman Councillor Michael Loftus Cutting the tape at the official opening of Crossmolina Mens Shed which is situated beside the car park up the Boreen. Also in the picture are from left to right Lenny Derossa, Martin Mulhern,Dara Calleary ,TD Tommy Gallagher and Fr Francis Judge PP.

News - Fri 14th April 2017

The Late Philomena Garrett

The death occurred suddenly and peacefully on Friday 7th April of Philomena Garrett Errew Castlehill Ballina. Her remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Sunday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church with burial on Monday in Kilmurray Cemetery after requiem Mass. Philomena daughter of the late Mary and John and sister of the late Josie and Anne Tilcock. Deeply mourned by her loving brother Sean, sisters Theresa (McDonnell, Ballyvicmaha), Mary (Pope, Rugby,England), Kathleen (Leonard, Corballa), Veronica (O'Malley, Coventry), Eileen (Shephard, Rugby, England), Rosaleen (Costello, Tarbert, Kerry), brothers – in - law, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May she rest in peace 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 6th April Best of 20 games, 1st Vinnie O’Boyle and Eugene Granahan 2nd Atie Michael Barrett and Frank Leonard, Mark and Kevin Kearns. Raffle 1st Anthony Garanghan 2nd Frank Heffernan 3rd Vincent Crowley. Hampers 1st Mary McNamara and Frank McDonald 2nd Ray and Breege McNamara.

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 8th April. The numbers were 1 – 9 – 18 – 32 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn Sheila Rixon Kinard Crossmolina, Denise Cawley Mullenmore Crossmolina Noel Hegarty Dooleeg Crossmolina Karl and Josephine Fox Knockglass Crossmolina, Declan Hughes Lacken Enniscrone Carmel Kearns Carrowkilleen Crossmolina each win €25. The draw took place in Lynotts Bar. This week’s jackpot is €3,750. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Wedding Bells

Congratulation to Michael Cawley Ballyscanlon and Aisling McClune who were married in St Patricks church Donegal. They are wished all the beat of luck from their many friends in Crossmolina. Grainne Gough Netley Rathnamagh and Colm Mitchell Teach An Earra Roscommon who were married in Our Lady of the Assumption Church Ardagh with reception in Diamond Coast Hotel Enniscrone 

 

Daffodil Day 

This fundraiser was a great success raising €2,660. We would like to thank the Businesses, who allowed us to collect in their stores, and all the volunteers who collected and the public who contributed so generously 

 

U16 League 

After a closely contested first half in which one point separated the sides at the break 2 – 5 to 2 – 4 in Favour of Crossmolina against Ballyhanuis at St Tiernans in the County U16 League thanks to goals from James Gill and James Williams Crossmolina dominated the second half and went onto win by 3 – 11 to 2 – 5 

John Tolan Cillian Fergus Luke Fergus Sean Hegarty Daniel Howley Thady Connor Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew Conor Caden 0 – 1 Adam Langan 0 – 3 Robert Murphy Edward Gough 0 – 6 James Williams 1 – 1 James Gill 2 – 0 Niall Coggins

Subs Ethan Connor for James Gill Cillian Gilroy for Robert Murphy James Gill for Sean Hegarty 

 

League Div 1D

After a closely contested opening to this county Div1d League Tie against Knockmore at St Tiernans Park. Crossmolina went on to dominate the remainder of the half with four points from Thomas McNulty and points each from Conor Rowland Joe Keane and Niall Timoney Knocmore had points from Conor Coleman and Shane Farrell to trail by four at the break 0 – 7 to 0 – 3 From the restart the visitors went about wiping out the deficit with a string of points from Niall Gillispie Brian Timlin Conor Coleman Shane Farrell and Mark Rutledge to go into a one point lead after 10 minuets Thomas McNulty quickly tied the score three further points from McNulty in the last twenty minuets kept the Deel-Siders in front Knockmores Brian Timlin replied with two points to leave the final score 0 – 11 to 0 – 10 after a very well contested game played in ideal conditions  

Crossmolina Team Ciaran Haran Fergal Gill Darragh McCormack Jason Murphy (Capt) Martin Connor Darren Caden Noel Hegarty Conor Rowland 0 - 1David O’Malley Niall Timoney 0 – 1 David Howley Nigal Lynn Joe Keane 0 – 1 Thomas McNulty 0 – 8 Tommy Walsh . Subs Sean O’Boyle for Noel Hegarty Inj Dean Loftus for Nigal Lynn Pierce Loftus for Martin Connor Patrick Loftus for Fergal Gill Patrick Loftus for Kieran Haran 

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 6th April 1st Ena Boyle and Mary Benson 2nd Mary Corcoran and Padraic Langan 3rd a tie Mary Daly and Mariead Maughan, Breda and John Mulkearns

 

Votes of Sympathy. 

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 11th April votes of sympathy were expressed to the families of the following who died recently. Norah Granahan nee Corcoran Gillardstown Collinstown Westmeath, Peter Naughton Newtown Castleconnor brother – in – law of Carmel Kearns Carrowkilleen, Bridie O’Malley nee Dunleavey Church Rd Crossmolina, Michael (Mickie) Brogan Springfield Castlebar formerly of Pulladoohey Crossmolina, Josephine (Josie)Moran Nee Hegarty Abbeytown Crossmolina, Patrick Walsh Childers  Heights Ballina Formerly of Keenagh, Ronnie Naylor Childers Heights Ballina, Nora Doran nee Bradshaw Shragaddy Bangor Erris Grannie of Margaret O’Brien Carrowkilleen, Murd O’Boyle Mullenmore St formerly of Mountcormac, Michael Mulhern Ballina Rd Crossmolina, The Burke Family who lost their lives in the Helicopter crash in Wales Kevin, Donald, Barry, Ruth and Sharon who had relations in Kilcummin and cousins of  Mary Duffy Abbeytown Crossmolina, the Rescue 116 Helicopter Crew members who lost their liver off the Blacksod Coast Captain Dara Fitzpatrick, Capt Mark Duffy Paul Ormsby and Ciaran Smith, Philomena Garrett Errew Castlehill, Willie Hughes Derryfadda Bofeenaun father of Caroline Jordan Enniscoe, Patsy Hanrahan Nee Kearns Norwood South London  formerly of Carrowkilleen sister of Molly Gallagher Shanvolahan and Kathleen Byrne Wicklow. May they rest in peace.

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

Kilmurry 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

Crossmolina Bridge Club.

Come and join us and learn a new skill in the friendly relaxed atmosphere of our club. For further details on dates and venue please contact Ena 087 7645972 or Maureen at 087, 9882496

 

News - Fri 7th April 2017

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 1st April. The numbers were 15 – 22 – 23 – 28 three punters matched three numbers Padraic and Rosien Mullen Knockleggan Crossmolina, John and Denise Cooney Ballina Rd Crossmolina, Teresa Cuffe Fairfield Crossmolina each win €50. The draw took place in O’Malley Bar and Grill The Dolphin. This week’s jackpot is €3,600. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Wedding Bells 

Congratulation to Jackie McNamara Commauge Castlehill and Michael Cawley Kilmeena who were married in St Tiernans Church Crossmolina with reception in Breffy House Castlebar 

 

Lady Football

McHale/Rovers U16 team had a comfortable win over Hollymount at St Tiernans Park on Monday of last week. The visitors started brightly with a goal from Aoife Gibbons and point from Grace Campbell a string of points from Lisa Lavelle Dara Moore and Emly Murray and two goals in the space of a couple of minuets at the end of the first quarter from Alanagh Loftus Curran and Niamh Maughan had McHale /Rovers leading at the break by 2 – 5 to 1 – 1 Further goals from Lisa Lavelle in the 50th minuet and Sub Kyna O’Malley in the 59th minuet saw the home side winners by 4 – 11 to 1 -4 

McHale/Rovers Ethal Leonard Niamh McAndrew Aoife Deane Caomhe Loftus Amy Murphy Niamh Maughan 1 – 1 Clodagh Barrett Ailish Keane Grace Murray Alanagh Loftus Curran 1 – 0 Lisa Lavelle 1 – 4 Emly Murray 0 – 3 Meave Walsh Dara Moore 0 - 3 Marie Moore Subs Ciara Walsh for Marie Moore Caomhe O’Malley for Meave Walsh Meave Walsh for Alanagh Loftus Curran Kyna O’Malley 1 – 0 

 

Bridge Results

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 30th  March 1st Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 2nd John and Breda Mulkearns3rd Hilary Marsh and Mary Corcoran 

 

Declan Wins Title

Congratulations to Declan Tolan Knockleggan who won the Connacht Boy’s 2 43k title defeating Laurence Ward of the Olympian Boxing Club Galway. Declan now goes forward to all Ireland finals in Dublin this weekend he is wished all the best of luck from all his many friends

 

Festival News

Happy Easter from everyone at the Festival. The Annual Duck Race & The Teddy Bears Daft Raft Race takes place on Easter Sunday after 11:30am Mass, lines are available in local shops for the Duck Race and you can Bet On a Bear in the Daft Raft Race on Easter Sunday right after the Duck Race, try to predict how long it will take the bears to reach the finish line, fun for all the family on Easter Sunday. The dates for the 2017 Community Festival 2017 have been set for July 19th - 23rd

 

U16 League

Crossmolina U16 team got their County League campaign off to a winning start with a hard earned 5 – 8 to 2 – 12 win over Bonniconlon at St Tiernans Park Crossmolina. Goals win matches and Crossmolina grabbed four in the opening half from Niall Coggins Conor Caden James Gill and Robert Murphy in between Jack Lawrence grabbed 1 – 1 and James Kelly a point Edward Gough with 4  points and Conor Caden one point had the home side in a comfortable 4 – 5 to 1 – 2 in front at the break. Bonniconlon came back inspired by  Midfielder Christan Judge who grabbing seven points Anthony Gallagher raised a green flag Edward Gough was Crossmolina’s only scorers in the second half with 1 – 3  further points from Jack Laurence and Mark Conlon reduced the lead to five points after an all action 60 minuets of fast open football  Crossmolina Team and scorers John Tolan Vlad Gordetskyy Sean Hegarty Luke Callaghan Cillian Fergus Thady Connor Lee Carolan Conor Caden 1 – 1 Patrick McAndrew Edward Gough 1 – 5 Robert Murphy 1 – 0 Adam Langan 0 – 2 James Williams James Gill 1 – 0 Niall Coggins 1 – 0 Sub Cillian Gilroy for Cillian Fergus  

The Late Murd O’Boyle

The death occurred peacefully at the Moyridge Nursing home Ballina on Tuesday 4th April of Murd O’Boyle Mullenmore St Crossmolina and formerly of Mountcormac. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral home on Wednesday evening with removal to St Tiernans church burial on Thursday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem. Murd was predeceased by his wife Anna Nee Butler is survived by his  daughters Margaret Keenan Dublin, Jane Benner Dublin, Grainne McDonald Grange Sligo, Sarah O’Boyle Dublin, son’s – in- law, sisters – in – law, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives, extended family friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 30th  March  Best of 20 games 1st Breege and Paddy Joe McNamara 2nd Leo and Tom O’Malley Raffle 1st Kevin Murphy 2nd Aidan Crowley 3rd Tom O’Malley 

 

Minor League

Crossmolina lost out to a better balanced Naomh Padraic side in the County Minor football League at Tom Langan Park on Tuesday last two goals in the opening quarter from Ciaran McDonnell and a string of points Tom Thomas saw the home side into a commanding lead Darren Gill with four points Colm Hegarty one point and a Keelan Hegarty Goal left the half time score 2 – 5 to 1 – 5 with Tom Thomas the scorer in chief after the break  notching 1  - 5 McDonnell Dermot Quinn and Cian Egan grabbing points. The visitors continued to eat into the lead with two goals from Patrick Gallagher and a brace of points from Darren Gill and were it not from some heroic defending the final score might closer final score Naomh Padraic 3 – 14 Crossmolina 3 – 7 

Crossmolina Team and Scorers Sean Gallagher Ryan Donnellan Shane Howley Eoin McDonnell Robert Murphy Thady Connor Conor Caden Colm Hegarty 0 -1 Niall Maughan Keelan Hegarty 1 – 0 Darren Gill 0 – 6 Lorcan Loftus Patrick Gallagher 2 – 0 Ronan Lavelle Sean Canavan Subs Lee Carolan for Eoin McDonnell Adam Langan for Ronan Lavelle Patrick McAndrew for Robert Murphy

 

The Late Michael Mulhern

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 5th April at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar of Michael Mulhern Ballina Rd Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral home on Thursday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church Burial on Friday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Michael was predeceased by his wife Anne Nee Rowan is survived by his daughters Annette and Aileen, son Michéal, brothers – in -law, sisters - in - law, daughter – in - law, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace.

 

U14 League 

Crossmolina and Naomh Padraic played out a thrilling and exciting contest in this county U14 League tie in Killala on Thursday last with Crossmolina emerging winners in a game that produced thirty four scores final score Crossmolina 6 – 14 to Naomh Padraic 7 – 7 

Crossmolina Team and scorers Conor Howley Darragh Deane Marcus Maughan Brendan O’Malley Danny McDonald Brian Hopkins 1 – 1 Brian McKinley James Williams 1 – 3 Jonathan Murtagh 0 – 4 Diarmuid Coggins Eoin Murphy 1 – 3 Diarmuid Walsh 2 – 1 Michael Gill 1 – 0 Luke Rowland 0 – 2 Eamon G ill   Subs Daniel Lynch Jack Loftus Alfie Maloney Niall Coggins Conor McGinley 

 

Crossmolina Badminton News

Congratulation to the Mayo Badminton Association on running a very successful Ballina Juvenile Singles event this season. And well done to Ronan Connor Winner Boys "B" singles U 11, Zara Moyles runner up in the Girls u 11 "C" section and Eoin O'Boyle Winner U 13 Singles "B" and Jack Loftus runner up U 13 "B" event. Well done to all our underage players who played so well and did us proud. And special thanks to our coaches John Valerio, Jonathon Verry Pauline Coggins and David Collins. Many hands make light work. Also special congrats to James Gough who won Division 3 Connacht singles event held in Sligo. Our new beginner Jimmy McAndrew got to the semi final "B" section in U15 and also had a shot at the  U17's, we have to say most improved newcomer this year and Tiocfaidh an la. Club championships are to be concluded next week so watch this space

 

Food Works programme

Food Works are planning to hold  1:1 Introductory meetings in Galway on the 25th of April with any eligible companies from the region that have registered their interest. 

 

We would greatly appreciate it if you could bring this to the attention of  any  contacts you think worthwhile that the meetings will be taking place. For any company that it is interested, they should register their interest at https://foodworksireland.ie/

 

Run by Bord Bia, Enterprise Ireland and Teagasc the programme aims to foster and encourage innovative new product ideas which satisfy a genuine market need while supporting the growth of the Irish food industry on a global scale. To learn more about the Food Works programme register or an introductory meeting click on  www.foodworksireland.ie

 

Standard Innovation Voucher

Next opening date for the Standard Innovation Voucher which will be Weds 26th April with a closing date of Wednesday 10th May 2017 at 3pm.

This may be of interest to you if you need assistance in developing a new product, service or process; or improving an existing product, service or process. Or it may be of interest to a colleague or client – please feel free to bring it to their attention. 

 

Innovation Vouchers worth €5,000 are available to assist a company or companies to explore a business opportunity or problem with a registered knowledge provider.

The Innovation Voucher initiative was developed to build links between Ireland's public knowledge providers (i.e. higher education institutes, public research bodies) and small businesses. 

Further calls will be announced during 2017

For details of the scheme 

https://www.enterprise-ireland.com/en/research-innovation/companies/collaborate-with-companies-research-institutes/innovation-voucher.shortcut.html

 

Also see below for  detail of an Innovation  Voucher Clinic Weds 20th April   - booking essential

 

Innovation Voucher Clinic 

 

http://ow.ly/RbLx30ay0mm             Innovation Voucher Clinic MET Technologies GMIT

 

Opening of the Multi Use Games Area (MUGA)

The official opening of the Multi Use Games Area (MUGA) will be on Fri. 28th April at 14:30 by Minister Michael Ring. Cllr M.Loftus and Peter Gill from MCC have extended an invite to all who would like to be present for the event in Abbeytown.

Mayo County Council Vacancies

 

Mayo County Council is currently setting up a panel for

Retained Fire Personnel, which will be used to fill any vacancies that may occur in Belmullet, Ballina, Crossmolina and Westport Fire Stations.

Application forms and full particulars are available on our website

www.mayococo.ie or from The Human Resources Section, Mayo County Council, Áras an Chontae, Castlebar, Co Mayo.

Completed application forms should be returned to the above address not later than 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 27th April 2017.

 

FUELLING AMBITION: Steps to Success

Encouraging Female entrepreneurs to maximise their full potential

26th April 2017 @ 6.30pm, Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar, Co. Mayo

Enterprise Ireland and Network Ireland announce ‘Fuelling Ambition - Steps to Success’ Roadshow for female entrepreneurs in the West

Elevator Pitch Competition with prize package worth €4000

The ‘Fuelling Ambition - Steps to Success’ West event, organised by Enterprise Ireland and Network Ireland, in conjunction with the Mayo Local Enterprise Office (LEO) and the Entrepreneurs Academy, will take place in Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar on Wednesday 26 April 2017 at 6.30pm. The event is free of charge to existing and potential entrepreneurs and business women. Booking is strongly advised.

For more information and registration click here

Full details on www.enterprise-ireland.com/en/start-a-business-in-ireland

Suspicious Tradesmen calling to homes

Gardai in Ballina have received reports of suspicious tradesmen calling to homes in North Mayo area. Ask for ID, take reg nos of vehicle & report all incidents to your local Garda Station. Always use reputable tradesmen. Bring to attention of elderly neighbours please.

Computer Training for farming families

Beginners Digital Skills Computer Training. Free Course available for farming families in Claremorris, Crossmolina, Achill, Belmullet, Ballinrobe.

Call 086 8646774

Serviced office spaces to let in Crossmolina Enterprise Centre

Crossmolina Community Council has the following facilities to let short or long term, in the Crossmolina Enterprise Centre, Mullinmore St, Crossmolina.

Serviced office spaces and Computer Training facility to let.

1 Large office on 1st floor 253 sq. feet.

1 small office on the ground floor 64 sq. feet.

1 Computer training room suitable for Computer training, Grinds,etc.

Equipped with 10 Computers, overhead projector etc.

Immediate availability.

Facilities:

Phone Lines, Reception, Kitchen Area, Toilets, Meeting Rooms.

 

Crossmolina Singing Pubs 2017

CROSSMOLINA SINGING PUBS 2017

Heat 2 will be held in Lynott’s Pub, Crossmolina on Saturday night 22.04.2017.  

Free Entry and Over 18’s only.  €1,000 and recording opportunity for overall winner and €100 for the winner of each Heat.  

To enter please call 087 4176291, 087 3162376, 085 7459249 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

News - Fri 31st March 2017

The Late Josephine Moran 

The death occurred peacefully at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar on Saturday 25th March of Josephine (Josie) Moran Abbeytown Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hineys Funeral Home on Tuesday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church. Requiem mass on Wednesday with burial afterwards in Kilmurray Cemetery. Josephine was pre-deceased by her husband Dominic, daughter Margaret Gardiner Rathnamagh, is survived by her Son Michael Kinlough Leitrim, Daughters Ann Goodwin Ballina, Gerldine Boland Coventry, Patricia Cawley Rakestreet, sister Margaret Flannery Beltra Castlebar, brother Padraic Coventry, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sons - in - law, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace. 

 

GAA News 

Crossmolina Senior Football team have been drawn against Ardnaree in Sean Duffy Park in the Sweeney Cup 1st round and are at home to Belmullet in round 2. In the North Mayo Junior Championship Crossmolina are at home to Killala in the preliminary round and the winners are away to Ballycroy in the Quarter finals 

 

Crossmolina Bridge Club

Come and join us and learn a new skill in the friendly relaxed atmosphere of our club. For further details on dates and venue please contact Ena 087 7645972 or Maureen at 087, 9882496

 

U16 League

Crossmolina U16 team suffered a five points defeat against Ardmoy/McHales in the opening round of the County League at Fr Michael Gilroy Park on Tuesday evening last goals early in both halves from Patrick Kelly set the hosts on their way to a comfortable win Adam Langan kept the Deel-Siders score board ticking over and John Tolan was called on to make at least four goal bound saves. Final score 2 – 9 to 0 – 10    

Crossmolina team and scorers John Tolan Vlad Gordstskyy Sean Hegarty Cillian Fergus, Luke Callaghan Lee Carolan Conor Caden 0 – 2 Patrick McAndrew Adam Langan 0 – 6 Thady Connor Edward Gough 0 – 1 Robert Murphy 0 – 1 James Gill Subs Darragh Duffy for James Gill Cillian Gilroy for Vlad Gordstskyy Conor McNulty for Edward Gough Edward Gough for Adam Langan Inj

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 9th April  in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Sean Brennan commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

Festival News

Singing Pubs 2017 kicks off on next Friday night in Christy's Bar, music by Michael S. Togher, if you would like to take part please call 087 316 2376 or 087 4176291. Each heat winner this year will receive €100 with the overall winner receiving €1000 plus an opportunity to record some songs in the David Dwane Recording Studio. 

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night16th March 1st Ena Boyle and Maureen Barrett 2nd Nuala Doyle and Mary Daly 3rd Mairead Maughan and Teresa McNulty 4th Rita Fox and Hilary Marsh. Thursday 23rd March 1st Breda and John Mulkearns 2nd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 3rd Maureen Barrett and Nuala Doyle 4th Anna Tolan and Hilary Marsh

 

The Late Patrick Walsh

The death occurred peacefully on Monday 27th March at St Augustine Nursing Home Ballina of Patrick Walsh Childers Heights Ballina and formerly of Keenagh. His remains reposed at McGowans Funeral home Ballina on Wednesday evening with removal to St Patricks Church Ballina funeral mass on Thursday with burial afterwards in Kilmurray cemetery. Patrick is survived by his wife Ann, sons P.J. and Declan, daughters Susan, Mary and Patricia, brothers Mikie, Mattie, John Josie, Bernard, and Anthony, sisters Mary Bridget Judge Killasser Swinford and Annie Teresa Naughton Letterbrick Keenagh, grandchildren Lauren, Joshua, Nathan, Liya and Taylor, nieces, nephews, relations, extended family friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace .

 

Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 25th March. The numbers were 3 – 7 – 14 – 29 six punters matched three number Vincent and Evelyn Crowley Moylaw Crossmolina, Margaret Cawley Ballyscanlon Crossmolina, Eamon Grehan St Marys Park Crossmolina Patrick Hopkins Eskeragh Crossmolina Aidan Crowley Moylaw Crossmolina. Michelle Garvin C/o Eamon Grehan St Marys Park each wins €25. The Draw took place in Cawleys of Rakestreet. This week’s jackpot is €3,450. Many thanks for all your support 

 

Crossmolina Shed Opening

Crossmolina men's shed will have their official opening at the Boreen beside car park on Friday 7th April at 7 pm. All are welcome but due to insurance restrictions children are not allowed on premises. Light refreshments will be served. Support would be appreciated

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 23rd March  Best of 20 games 1st A three way tie Vincent Crowley and Tom O’Boyle, Mary and Ray McNamara, Eugene Granaghan and Vinnie O’Boyle 2nd A tie Joe Murphy and Aidan Crowley, Leo Ryan and Tom O’Malley. Raffle 1st Martina Granaghan 2nd Tom O’Boyle 3rd Vinnie O’Boyle

 

U14 League 

This was a very entertaining County U14 League tie between Crossmolina and Kilmeena at St Tiernans Park on Thursday of last week with the sides evenly matched  in the opening 20 minuets only two points separated the sides until Gaols from Diarmuid Coggins and Jonathan Murtagh gave the Deel-Siders a 2 – 10 to 1 – 3 advantage Kilmeena came back after the break with two quick goals from Ben Lennon and Ciaran Kilcoyne that was as good as it got for the visitors a string of goals from Luke Rowland James Williams and Daniel Lynch and Kilmeena’s Evan O’Donnell did grab a consolation goal  to leave Crossmolina comfortable winner by  7 – 12 to 4 - 8

Crossmolina team and scorers Conor McGinley Liam Connor Marcus Maughan Darragh Deane Danny McDonald Darragh Syron Brian McKinley James Williams 2 – 1 Jonathan Murtagh 1 – 2 Diarmuid Coggins 1 – 2 Eoin Murphy 0 – 1 Diarmuid Walsh 0 – 1 Michael Gill Luke Rowland 1 – 2 Niall Coggins 0 – 3 Subs Daniel Lynch 2 – 0 for Luke Rowland Alfie Maloney for Liam Connor Patrick Carden for Danny McDonald Mark Dermody for Niall Coggins Keelan Hegarty for James Williams Conor Howley for Diarmuid Coggins Brendan O’Malley  Jack Loftus Eamon Gill 

 

St Patricks Senior Light Parade Award

John Cooney Chairman of Crossmolina St Patricks Lights Festival presenting Mary Jordan of Crossmolina Creative Flower and Arts Group with St Patricks senior light parade award also in the picture are Gerard Heffernan, Carmel Prior, Sr Finuala Keavney, Cathal Prior,Teresa Moyles, Ann Heffernan.

News - Fri 24th March 2017

Lotto Results.

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 18th March The numbers were 6 – 8 – 19 – 31 three punters matched three numbers Kathleen Walshe Enniscoe Castlehill Ballina, Marie Gallagher Mullenmore Crossmolina, Padraic and Sheila Lavelle Letterbrick Keenagh Ballina each win €50. The draw took place in The Thatch Inn. This week’s jackpot is €3,300. Many thanks for all your support

 

Eskeragh Confirmation 

Congratulations to the 24 pupils from Richmond NS, Scoil Neifinn and Killocraun NS’s who were confirmed by Bishop John Fleming on Saturday week in the Church of Our Lady of Mercy Eskeragh 

Kayla Padden, Seamus McDermott, Calum Knott, Oisin Walsh, Alaoise Mulligan, Jake Rixon, Jessica Kearns, Jade Heffernan, Aoife Mulligan, Kyle Gallagher, Aidan Granaghan, Oliver Seck, Bronwyn McAndrew, Mark Dermody, Simon Dermody, Chloe Maloney, Mark Gallagher, Alisha Hughes, Aoibhe Loftus, Brian Hopkins, Max O’Boyle, Dylan McNeely, Dylan Moran, Grace Loftus.

 

The late Bridie O’Malley 

The death occurred peacefully at her residence on Monday 20th March of Bridie O’Malley nee Dunleavy Church Rd Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at her residence and at Hiney’s Funeral home on Wednesday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church. With Burial on Thursday in Crossmolina Cemetery after Requiem Mass. Bridie is survived by her husband Pat, daughters Mary T, Bernadette, Joan, Aedamair, Anne, Sisters Maggie Annie, Josie, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, grandchildren, sons-in-law, nieces, nephews, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace

 

Festival News

Thank you to everyone that was involved in the St. Patrick's Light Parade and making it the success it was especially given the adverse weather conditions, from those that took part and made an effort which was beyond everybody's expectations to create a memorable parade, and also all of the stewards, all who helped with lights, staging, traffic etc. The "Singing Pubs 2017" starts on Friday April 7th with the first heat in Christy's, this year there will be €100 for the winner of each heat and €1000 plus recording opportunities for the overall winner, if you would like to take part or have any queries please call Vicky 087 31623676, John 087 4176291 or Michael 085 7459429, full details on Crossmolina Festival Facebook Page.

 

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

 

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 Michael Brogan 

The death occurred peacefully on Sunday 19th March at Mayo University Hospital Castlebar after brief illness of Michael (Mickie) Brogan Springfield Castlebar. His remains reposed at Caody’s Funeral Home Castlebar on Tuesday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church Crossmolina with burial on Wednesday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Michael was in his ninety ninetieth year was pre-deceased by his wife Maud (nee Gallagher), deeply mourned by his loving nephews, nieces, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, relatives and friends. May he rest in peace 

 

 

Died in Westmeath 

The death has occurred peacefully and suddenly on Thursday, March 16th of Norah Granahan (née Corcoran), Gillardstown, Collinstown, Co. Westmeath, and late of Keenagh Beg and Coolnabinna, Boughadoon, Ballina, Co. Mayo; Her remains reposed at Midland Regional Hospital Mortuary, Mullingar on Saturday evening with removal to St Marys Church Collinstown funeral mass on Sunday with burial afterwards in Whitehall Cemetery. Norah was predeceased by her husband J.P. is survived by her family Vincent, Claire, Brendan, Sean, Peter, Colette and Barbara.  sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, sisters Ann O'Flaherty Islandeady and Breege Mannion Ballyheane Castlebar, brother-in-law Tommie, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and friends. May she rest in peace 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 16th March Best of 20 games Tom O’Malley and Paddy Kelly 2nd Breege and Paddy. Joe McNamara 3rd A tie Mary and Ray McNamara, Anthony and Martina Granaghan, Raffle 1st Breege McNamara 2nd Evelyn Crowley 3rd Sean Syron. Hampers 1st Anthony Granaghan and Frank Heffernon 2nd Vincent Crowley and Breege McNamara

 

Lotto Jackpot Winner

Caroline Jordan Crossmolina Lotto Committee presenting Joanne Reilly Ballyknock Bofeenaun with her Lotto Jackpot winning Cheque for €8,100 when she matched four numbers on her entry on line with  Smart Lotto. Also in the picture are Eamon Howley Club Chairman, Seamue Jordan Lotto committee and Jonathan Kilbane.

Community Services Programme - Wed 22nd March 2017

Under the Community Services programme, Crossmolina Community Development provides a range of Services for Seniors and others within the Community.

We are currently drawing up the Spring /Summer work programme.

 The range of services provided is as follows:

 Painting outside and inside of houses , Maintaining gardens for Seniors-Lawns, hedges, tree trimming ,Replacing light bulbs, alarm batteries etc.

There is a small per hour charge for this service.

If you or someone you know in the Community wish to find out more please contact 096 30934/096 30935.

 

News - Thursday 16th March 2017

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 this Sunday 26th  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 Parish Hall on Sunday 26th  March at 8pm.

 

News - Fri 17th March 2017

Lotto Results.

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 11th March The numbers were 1 – 5 – 14 – 24 One match three numbers Gemma Dermody Killocraun Castlehill Ballina she wins €150. The draw took place in Maughans. This week’s jackpot is €3,150. Many thanks for all your support 

 

Vote of Sympathy 

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 14th March votes of sympathy were expressed to the families of the following who died recently. Tina and Senan Fitzmartin In Dallas Texas sister and brother – in – law of Michael Judge and Noreen Griffin The Boreen, William (Bill) Connor Clonskea Dublin and Barrnacarroll Claremorris, Dorothy (Dor) Lynn Nee Corcoran Mains St Crossmolina, Mattie Merrick Ballycoroon Crossmolina, Jenny Reape Nee O’Boyle Chapel Rd Crossmolina, Patrick (Paddy) Irwin Croughan Garranard Ballina. Dan Hegarty Belmullet. May they rest in peace.

 

Crossmolina AFC 

The winner of the Crossmolina AFC 50/50 draw on Sunday 5th Mach was Mary Hogan who won €275. Draw envelopes are available in most local businesses and from committee members. 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 8th March Best of 20 games. 1st Seamie Gallagher and Kevin Murphy 2nd Breege and Paddy. Joe McNamara, 3rd Jimmy Caden and Martin Garrett. Raffle 1st Paddy Joe McNamara 2nd Mark Kearns 3rd Evelyn Crowley. Hamper 1st Aidan Crowley and Mary McNamara 2nd Vinney O’Boyle and Anthony Granaghan 

 

MS Collection 

Thank you to all who contributed to our recent church gate. The amount collected was €489.57

 

Michael Walsh League 

Crossmolina secured their place in the quarter final of the Michael Walsh cup League with a rather flattering 2 – 12 to 1 – 5 win over Garrymore at Tiernans Park on Sunday week Martin McAndrew opened the scoring and finished the half with a points in between Cathal Carolan tacked on two points Brian Benson and Tommy Walsh added points each for Garry more Colm O’Neill and Mark Tierney were their point scorers after the break Brian Benson and Mark Tierney exchanged points Michael Connolly brought the visitors right back in the games with a goal after 7 minuets immediately Cathal Carolan restored his sides advantage with two points from play. Michael Connolly and Kevin Mulhern swopped points before Crossmolina took control with Goals from Cathal Carolan and Dean Loftus and points from Derek Hegarty and Brian Benson with Michael Connolly pointing For Garrymore to leave Crossmolina comfortable winners on the score board in a games that was closely contested for 50 minuets 

Crossmolina Team Shane Keane Stephen O’Malley Hugh Cafferty Kevin McHugh Peadar Gardiner Thomas Cafferty Darragh McCormack Cathal Carolan 1 – 4 Martin McAndrew 0 – 2 Mark Leonard Mickie Loftus Conor Rowland Tommy Walsh 0 – 1 Brian Benson 0 – 3 Dean Loftus 1 – 0 subs Derek Hegarty 0 – 1 for Conor Rowland Kevin Mulhern 0 – 1 for Mark Leonard Devid Howley for Mickie Loftus Nigal Caden for Peadar Gardiner 

 

 

Gaelic Mothers and Others  

Training on Thursday’s at 8pm to 9pm on Astroturf at Crossmolina GAA pitch. All new members welcome. Any queries contact Louise 087.7789974 or Vivian 087.0506353

Gortnor Abbey Musical

The TY Musical “All Shook Up takes place on this coming Friday 24th and Saturday 25th March at 8pm. Tickets are available to purchase at the school or Call 096.31194 to book tickets between 9am and 4pm Adults €12 students and children €8

 

Jack Leonard Photographic Exhibition 

Which was officially launched on Wednesday evening last in the Jackie Clarke Centre Ballina by Dara Calleary TD. This wonderful photographic exhibition entitled “In my Grandfather’s Time” showcasing the wonderful work of renowned local photographer Jack Leonard who took some outstanding images of the west of Ireland in the early 1900’s. The Exhibition runs until April 8th. Do call in to see this exhibition. It’s well worth viewing

 

Crossmolina Club Presentation

Eamon Howley Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Chairman, Tom McNulty club President Making presentation to Gerry Heffernan and Cathal Prior on their retirement from the lotto committee for their dedicated service over the years.

News

Crossmolina Notes 8th March 2017

 

Lotto Results

Joann Wins Jackpot

Congratulations  to Joann Reilly Ballyknock, Bofeenaun, Ballina who scooped the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot of €8,100 this weekend The numbers were 6 – 9 – 13 – 19. The draw took place in Hineys, Joann entered her lucky birthday numbers on Line with Smart Lotto. Next weeks jackpot is €3,000. Many thanks for your continued support.

 

Died in Dallas Texas

Crossmolina parish was once again shocked and saddened with the news of a fatal car accident in Dallas Texas on Wednesday 1st March  which claimed the life of husband and wife Tina nee Judge formerly of Erris Street Crossmolina and Senan Fitzmartin formerly of Doonbeg Co Clare. Funeral is taking place today Monday in Dallas. Tina and Senan are survived by their Daughter Michelle, sons Donald and Glen, son – in – law, daughters – in – law, grandchildren, Tina’s sisters Noreen Griffin The Boreen Crossmolina, Maura Patten Donegal, brothers Sean New York, Micheal The Boreen sister – in – law, brother – in – law nieces, nephews, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May they rest in peace.

 

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.

 

Afternoon Pray

Connacht Pioneers are having an afternoon pray on Sunday 19th march in The Blessed Sacrament Chapel Knock 3pm to 6pm. All are Welcome.

 

The Late Jenny Reape

The death occurred peacefully at Ballina District Hospital on Friday 3rd March of Jenny (Constance) Reape   nee O’Boyle Chapel Rd Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Sunday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church burial on Monday in Crossmolina cemetery after requiem mass.  Jenny was pre-deceased by her husband John is survived by her  sons John London, Tony Athlone, Michael Melbourne and Frank Crossmolina, daughter  Maretta Corrigan Bangor Erris daughters – in – law son – in – law,  brother Murd, sister – in – law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, many 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.

 

National School Thanks

Crossmolina N.S Parents Association would like to sincerely thank all those who contributed to their recent Church Gate collection. A total of €445.58 was collected.

 

Padre Pio Lentel Novena

Continues tonight Monday 13th March the intention is Our Children and tomorrow evening 14th the intention is Our Deceased with Rosary 7 – 30 and mass at 8pm.Huge crowds have attended in the past week.

 

Gaelic mothers and Others 

Training on Thursday’s at 8pm to 9pm on Astroturf at Crossmolina GAA pitch. All new members welcome. Any queries contact Louise 087.7789974 or Vivian 087.0506353

 

Day Care Centre

For the Older Folk of Crossmolina and the Surrounding area
Please note there is a change of time and venue for the meeting scheduled for Tuesday 14th March. The meeting will now take place in the Social Services, Crossmolina at the later time of 9pm. If you have any ideas, time, social or admin skills and are in any age bracket please come along to support this exciting and essential project.

 

Jack Leonard Photographic exhibition

The Jackie Clarke Collection hosts a wonderful photographic exhibition entitled “In my Grandfather’s Time” showcasing the wonderful work of renowned local photographer Jack Leonard who took some outstanding images of the west of Ireland in the early 1900’s. The Superb exhibition runs from March 7th – April 8th and will be officially launched on Wednesday 15th at 6:15pm with Dara Calleary TD and Anthony Leonard in attendance. Do call in to see this exhibition. It’s well worth viewing.

 

Kilmurray Card Results

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 2nd  March Best of 20 games 1st A tie Bernie Gilroy and Gerry Walsh, Frank Leonard and Michael Barrett 2nd Pakie Hefferon and Kevin Kearns Raffle Seamie Gallagher 2nd Padraic Timlin 3rd Michael Barrett 

Lotto Committee

Teresa Moyles Making a presentation of a bouquet of flowers to Ann Heffernan, and Teresa McNulty making a presentation of a bouquet of flowers to Carmel Prior, for their services to the Lotto committee over the years.

Presentation

Tom McNulty President of Crossmolina Deel-Rovers making a presentation to Carmel Prior in appreciation of her commitments to the club over the years.

News - Fri 3rd March 2017

 Looking for Stewards

 

Crossmolina Festival Sub-Committee are looking for Stewards (male and female) to help out with the St. Patrick’s Weekend Festival, in particular with the ‘Electric Light Parade’ taking place Friday evening, 17th of March.  There will be a meeting on Tuesday night, 14th of March 2017 at 7:30p.m. in the Enterprise Centre in Crossmolina for anyone interested in being Steward.

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 25th February. The numbers were 9 – 13 – 23 – 26 Bernie Gardiner Church St Crossmolina matched three numbers and won €150. The draw took place in Christy’s Bar.This week’s jackpot is €8,100. Many thanks for all your support.

Wedding Bells.

Congratulation to Paul Haran Coolturk Crossmolina and Michelle Walsh Templeboy Sligo who were married on Friday of last week in The Church of the Immaculate Conception Templeboy with reception in Breffey House Hotel. The Happy couple are wished al the best of luck in their married life

 

Drama in Parish Hall.

Due to popular demand Killala Round Tower Players will perform their hilarious 3 Act Comedy "For Better, For Worse" by Jimmy Keary in Crossmolina Parish Hall on Sunday 12th March @ 8.30pm. We guarantee you a great night’s entertainment. Please come along and support. Adm: Adults €10 Children €5

 

Athletic News.

Congratulation to Richie Shelly Ballina Rd Crossmolina a member of Moy Valley athletic Club Ballina who received an Award from the Mayo Athletic Board at their recent awards night 

 

Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 23rd  February  Best of 20 games 1st Jimmy Caden and Martin Garrett 2nd A tie Tom O’Malley and Sean Syron, Martina and Anthony Granaghan. Raffle 1st Aidan Crowley 2nd Anthony Granaghan 3rd Aidan Crowley. Hampers 1st Tom O’Boyle and Padraic Timlin 2nd Johnny Orme and Ray McNamara 

 

Bord Na Nog Awards. 

The Annual Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Bord Na Nog Awards and Table took place in Hineys Upper Deck on Sunday Evening last with special guest Mayo Senior Team Manager Stephen Rochford. The Following were the awards recipients 

U10 James O’Boyle Chapel Rd, U11 Matthew Gordstskyy Chapel View, National Schools Niall Coggins Deer Park U12 Darragh Syron Chapel Rd U13 James Williams U14 Dr Loftus Gold Medal Sean Hegarty Boughadoon, U15 Robert Murphy The Boreen, U16 Eoin McDonnell Ballyvicmaha, U18 Tommy Walsh Bunnavilla Keenagh. The Table quiz winners were 1st Thady Connor Sean McGuinness Patrick Mulligan 2nd Colm Hegarty Eoin O’Boyle Lily Hegarty Sarah Gough Bridie Gough Lucy Lavin 3rd prize Keelan Hegarty Aoife Mulligan Diarmuid Coggins Matthew Gordstskyy. Spot Prize winners Daniel Lynch, Tom Gough, Ethan Reilly, Niall Maughan, Luke Williams, Conor Caden, Diarmuid Walsh, Eanna O’Boyle, Keelan Hegarty, Peadar Fergus.

 

Padre Pio Lentel Novena.

In St Tiernans church Crossmolina for 9 evenings 6th to the 14th March Rosary at 7 – 30 followed by Mass and Novena Prayers at 8pm Blessing with relics starting on Monday 6th March (Our Family) Tuesday 7th (Our Sick) Wednesday 8th Blessing Babies) Thursday 9th (Respect of Life) Friday 10th (Our Youth) Saturday 11th (Lenten Prayer Sunday 12th (Fasting and Alms Giving) Monday 13th Our Children) Tuesday 14th (Our Deceased)

 

The Late Henry Ormsby. 

The death occurred peacefully on Sunday 26th February at Abbey Breaffy Nursing Home Castlebar of Henry Ormsby in his 90th Year formerly of Fotish Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Tuesday evening with removal to St Mary’s church Crossmolina. Funeral Service on Wednesday with burial afterwards in the adjoining Cemetery. Henry was pre-deceased by his sister Elizabeth brother Oliver, is survived by his nephew Cecil Fotish relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace.

 

Kilmurray Social.

On this coming Sunday evening 12th March in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by The Padden’s Family commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

Michael Walsh League.

Crossmolina’s new management of Eoin Sweeny and Patrick McAndrew got their first win the this Michael Walsh League cup tie at Tiernans Park on Sunday week with heavy rain before and during the game conditions were not suited the type open football that both sides play Crossmolina got off to a great start with a goal and two points from Brian Benson and Thomas Cafferty point before Claremorris best forward James Shaughnessy  rattled of three points  with Mickie Loftus Mark Leonard and Thomas Cafferty replying with points each. Simon Heffernan and James Struttle grabbed points before the break to leave the score 1 – 6  to 0 – 5 Brian Benson and Cathal Carolan added points before James Shaughnessy and James Struttle replied with points for the visitors mid way through half Mick Higgins gave his side a life line with goal to reduce the lead to three points Crossmolina kicked on again with a string of points from Brian Benson Martin McAndrew Ciaran McDonald who came on as a sub and Mark Leonard in between those scores James Shoughnessy grabbed his sides second goal to leave the final score 2 – 15 to 2 – 8 

Crossmolina Team Kieran Haran Stephen O’Malley Stephen Duffy Hugh Cafferty Darragh McCormack Jonathan O’Boyle Thomas Cafferty 0 – 2 Cathal Carolan 0 – 1Martin McAndrew 0 – 1 Mark Leonard 1 – 1 Mickie Loftus 0 – 1 Conor Rowland Dean Loftus Brian Benson 1 – 8 Tommy Walsh Subs Thomas McNulty for Conor Rowland Ciaran McDonald 0 – 1 for Dean Loftus Joe Keane for Tommy Walsh David Howley for Hugh Cafferty.

 

The Late Mattie Merrick 

The Parish of Crossmolina and surrounding area were shocked and sadden when news of the death of Mattie Merrick Ballycorraun in a road accident on the Bellacorick to Castlebar road at Keenagh on Wednesday morning last while on his daily rounds with the post. His remains reposed at his residence on Thursday and at Hineys Funeral Home on Friday evening. Requiem mass on Saturday in St Tiernans  Church with burial after wards in Crossmolina Cemetery Mattie is survived by his wife Catherine, sons Joseph, Kieran and Marty, daughter Katie Brother Paddy London sister Angela Leeds, brothers – in – law, sisters – in – law, nephews, relations, extended family, colleagues in An Post, friends and Neighbours. May he rest in peace  

 

Get on Your Bike

North West Fitness Academy will be raising funds for Down Syndrome Mayo and Cluainin Day Service Western Care on March 12th 10am in 45k cycle Crossmolina-Lahardane-Pontoon-Knockmore-Ballina-Crossmolina.

If your interested in taking part email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Fin is on Facebook North West Fitness Academy or call Ciaran on 086-0862542. There is a free one hour spinning class for all participants every Saturday morning at 10am in our facility in Crossmolina. If you register before the day of the cycle it's €20 or €25 on the day of the cycle.

If you like to take a sponsor card and raise the funds then you will cycle for free. If you need any more information feel free to get in touch.

Photo Caption

Pictured at the Launch of North West Fitness Academy fund raising 45k Cycle on Sunday 12th March in aid of Down Syndrome Mayo and Cluainin Day Service Western Care are from left to right ; Nichola Gilmartin, Down Syndrome Mayo, Ryan Gilmartin son, Ciaran Sweeney North West Fitness Academy, Noreen Naughton Western Care, Chris O’Donnell Western Care, Siobhain Loftus Cluainin Day Service Western Care, Brian Fitzpatrick North West Fitness Academy.

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.

Crossmolina Badminton Club

Members of Crossmolina Badminton Club who took part in the Mayo Championships in Ballina. Back row from left to right David Collins, Marcus Maughan, Aileen Gough, Jimmy McAndrew, Jonathan Verry. Front row from left to right Sara Conway, Esmond Maughan, Zara Moyles Runner-up U11 Division C Mayo Championship, Ronan Connor Runner-up U11 C Division Mayo Championship, Sara Gough, Josh Moyle and James Loftus. Absent from picture are Liam Clancy and Jack Loftus.

News 3rd February 2017

 

The Late Mary Teresa Gallagher

The death occurred peacefully on Wednesday 25th January of Mary Teresa Munnelly nee Gallagher, Farramorgan Ballina formerly of Dooleeg Crossmolina at her son Muredach’s residence in Meelick Portlaoise. Her remains reposed at her residence with removal to McGowans Funeral Home Ballina with later removal to St Muredach’s Cathedral with burial on Sunday in Leigue Cemetery after requiem mass. Mary Teresa was predeceased by her husband Paddy is survived by her sons Muredach  (Portlaoise), P.J. (Athlone), daughters Marian Mulkerrin (Dublin), Geraldine Molloy (Celbridge) and Joan Parker (Glasson) daughters – in – law, sons – in – law, grandchildren, sister Margaret UK, sisters – in – law, brother – in – law, nephews, nieces, relations, extended family, friends and neighbour’s. May she rest in peace.

 

Bridge Results

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 26th January 1st Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 2nd Mary Daly and Mariead Maughan 3rd Breeda and John Milkearns 4th Mary Benson and Ena Boyle

 

Kilmurray Card Results

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 26th January Best of 20 games 1st Jimmy Caden and Martin Garrett, Paddy Kelly and Padraic Timlin 2nd a tie Leo Ryan and Tom O’Malley, Michael Barrett and Frank Leonard Breege and Paddy Joe McNamara. Raffle 1st Vincent Crowley 2nd Sean Syron 3rd Michael Barrett. Hampers 1st Mary McNamara and Breege McNamara 2nd Paddy. Joe McNamara and Paddy Joe McNamara 

 

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

 

 

GAA National Club Draw 2017

The GAA through Croke Park have launched their Annual Club Draw for 2017. The National Club Draw with super prizes ranging from Opel Corsa Car to All Ireland Packages for both Hurling and football  with 14 prizes in total. Tickets cost €10 are available from any Crossmolina Club executive officer

 

Kilmurray AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Kilmurray sports and Social Centre in on to tomorrow night 7th February at 9pm in the Community centre

 

Drama News

Crossmolina Drama Group will be staging their Annual play this year on Friday 17th Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th February in the Parish Hall. A night of side-splitting laughter and great craic guaranteed for all. More information to follow

 

 

Lotto Results

Their was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 28thJanuary.The numbers were 1 – 8 – 10 – 30 three punters matched three numbers Marie and Mickey O’Donnell 36 Deerpark Crossmolina, Pauline Dunne Bofeenaun Ballina, Lochlan Gilmartin 17 Abbeyview Crossmolina Each win €50. The Draw tool place in O’Malley’s Bar and Grill. This weeks Jackpot is €7,500. Many thanks for all your support

 

Kilmurray Youths Soccer AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Kilmurry Youths Soccer Club will take place on Friday next 10th Feb at 8 pm in Kilmurry Centre. Parents of children who will be playing this year are especially invited to attend.

 

The Late Richard F. Winters

The death occurred peacefully on Sunday 29th January at Corrandulla Nursing Home  of Richard F.Winters Muingerran Garranard P.O.Moygownagh. His remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Wednesday evening with removal to St Cormac’s Church Moygownagh with burial on Thursday after requiem mass in Moygownagh Old Cemetery. Richard was predeceased by his sisters Mary, Evelyn Kearns Carrowkilleen, brothers Tony and Michael, is survived by his family Sean -Ballina, Anne Hegarty -Glencarly, Pearse - Philadelphia, Pauline Scollard -USA, Una Geraghty -USA, Sheila O'Malley -Shrataggla, brothers in law, sisters in law, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and Neighbours. May he rest in peace

 

 

Kilmurray Social

On this coming Sunday evening 12th February 2017 in Kilmurray Community centre with Music by Sweeney’s Mc’s  commencing at 7pm admission €5. Come along meet and greet your friends. Refreshments served all are welcome

 

Golf News

Crossmolina Golf Society First outing is on Saturday 18th February in Belmullet. New members are welcome. Contact Mick Herr 086.8223830

 

Died in Leeds

The death occurred recently of Teresa Hardcastle nee Callaghan in Leeds and formerly of Knockbrack Castlehill Ballina. Burial took place in Leeds. Teresa is survived by her husband George, sons Shaun and Michael, daughters Susanne, Geraldine and Margaret,  daughters – in – law, sons – in - law grandchildren, sister Veronica McDonnell Kinard Crossmolina, Betty Moran Swinford and Ellie Tyrell London, nieces, nephews, relations, extended family, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace

 

News for week 27th January

Lotto Results.

 

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 7th January. The numbers were 6 – 8 – 20 – 29 three punters matched three numbers Aidan O’Donnell Milltown Dublin, Darren Flanagan Bengeary Crossmolina, The Hughes Family Carrowkilleen Upper Crossmolina each win €50. The draw took place in Rakestreet. This week’s jackpot is €7,350. Many thanks for all your support

Ireland's First St.Patrick's Lights Parade

 

The Lights Parade in Crossmolina on March 17th at 7:30pm will be the first of its kind in Ireland and there will be an information evening on Thurs. Feb. 2nd at 8pm in Sticks Bar (Upstairs) where the committee will be on hand to answer all your queries and have details on lights and props available. We would like everyone to come along especially those from community, volunteer & sporting groups, businesses & parents of children from local schools taking part. Any queries please call 087 9120680, 087 6664818 or 085 7459429.

Mediterranean  Cruise

Joe Walsh Tours have teamed up with local man Gerry Higgins and they are offering a cruise of a lifetime on the Mediterranean later this year. Come along to information evening in Ballina Manor Hotel on Wednesday evening 1st of February @ 8pm and learn all about cruising and our wonderful holiday offer. See Western People for more details.

Died in England.

The death occurred on Saturday 31st December of Maureen Rowland nee Browne St Albans London  formerly of Erris St and St Marys Park Crossmolina. Burial took place in St Albans. Maureen  was pre deceased by her son Peter and is survived by her husband John formerly of Castlehill, brother of the late Mick, daughters Geraldine and Sharon, Sons John and Kevin, son – in – law, daughters – in – law, grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relations, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace.

 

Kilmurray Card Results.

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 21st   January Best of 20 games 1st Martina and Anthony Granaghan 2nd Paddy. Joe and Breege McNamara, 3rd a tie Pakie Hefferon and Evelyn Crowley, Ray and Mary McNamara. Raffle 1st Anthony Granaghan 2nd Seamie Gallagher 3rd Martin Garrett.

 

Pioneer Dance.

Mid-Killala Regional Pioneer Dinner Dance will be held in Hiney's Upper Deck on Friday 10th of February. Music by Michael S Togher. Any person who would like to get their gold or silver pins on the night can do so, by ordering a week before hand. Tickets can be got from Maeve Tierney Crossmolina, Mary Granaghan Keenagh, T P Loftus Killmuarry. Tickets €25 each

 

Badminton News

Crossmolina Badminton club players had a great outing in the Mayo County U11 and U15 Championships in Ballina recently. Zara Moyles and Ronan Connor were runner-up in the U11C Division. Well done to all the other players who did so well   

 

Bridge Results.

The following are results for of the Weekly Crossmolina Bridge session in Hineys Thursday night 19th January. 1st Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 2nd Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 3rd Mairead Maughan and Mary Daly 4th John and Breda Mulkearns

 

The Late Mary Connor

The death occurred peacefully at her residence on Sunday 22nd January of Mary Connor Fotish Crossmolina. Her remains were removed to St Tiernans Church on Tuesday evening with burial on Wednesday in Crossmolina Cemetery after requiem mass. Mary is survived by her sister Annie Redditch England, niece Maureen Dungannon  Co Tyrone, grandnephew, relations and friends. May she rest in peace

 

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

  

Engine and Tractor club Dance

The Annual Mayo North Old Engine and Tractor Club Dinner Dance is on in Hiney’s Upper Deck on Saturday 11th February. There will be music, dancing, spot prizes and a raffle. Meal served at 8 – 30. Call or text 087.6709734

Bord Na Nog News

A well attended  Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Bord Na Nog Annual General meeting took place in Sports centre on Sunday week with the following officers elected Chairman Enda Lavelle Vice Chairman Jarlath Fergus Secretary Julie Loftus Assistant Secretary Aine McGuinness. Coaching Officers Michael Hegarty Colm Reilly, Liam Moffatt and Enda Lavelle

 

Tyrone Guthrie Award

Congratulation to scriptwriter Jennifer Davidson Cabragh House Castlehill who is the recipient of the inaugural Film Mayo Tyrone Guthrie Bursary award. The Bursary was open to filmmakers born in Mayo to enable them to spend two weeks at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerring Co Monaghan. Jennifer is a regular writer for RTE’s Drama series Fair City

 

The Wizard of Croz

Crossmolina Pantomime Group’s production of THE WIZARD OF CROZ:

Back row (l-r) Marian Howley (Witch of the South), Anne Shelley (Witch of the North), Angela Clifford (Witch of the West), Aishling Tolan (Scarecrow), Dessie Moyles (Tin Man), Eamon Clifford (Lion), Maureen Timlin (Director), Shane O’Boyle (Prince), Barbara Hopkins (Princess Margarette), Amanda Goonan (Dorothy), Fr. Francis Judge (Wizard) and Eamon Moore (Auntie Em).

Middle row (l-r) Laila Hopkins (Toto 1), Polly Lynott (Toto 2), Peter Hefferon (Chamberlain), and Kyle Hopkins (Gatekeeper).

Munchkins: Front row (l-r) Aoibhe Loftus, Saoirse O’Boyle, Marcus Maughan, Daisy Verry and Lainey Jordan Flynn; Dancers (from Danceworld, led by Cora Duffy): Middle row (l-r) Emma Walsh, Lily Hegarty, Louise Foody and Catherine Rogan; front row (l-r) Cliodhna Rogan, Aofaine Maughan, Kathly Langan and Lucy Lavin.

News

Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto jackpot on Saturday night 14th January. The numbers drawn were 2 – 3 – 27 – 31 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn. Padraig Cawley Tintean, Castlehill.  Gerard Jordan St Mary’s Park, Crossmolin. Jim Timoney Fotish, Crossmolina. Caroline Maloney Ballybinogue, Castlehill. Enda and Jacinta Lavelle Church View Crossmolina,  Emma Carolan Doonaroya, Castlehill. They each win €25. The draw took place in Moffatts. This weeks jackpot is €7,200. Many thanks for your continued support 

 

GAA National Club Draw 2017

The GAA Through Croke Park have launched their Annual Club Draw for 2017. The National Club Draw with super prizes ranging from Opel Corsa Car to All Ireland Packages for both Hurling and football  with 14 prizes in total. Tickets cost €10 are available from any Crossmolina Club executive officer.

 

Kilmurray Card Results

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday night 12th January. Best of 20 games 1st P.J. and Breege McNamara, 2nd A tie Leo Ryan and Tom O’Malley, Jimmy Caden and Martin Garrett. Raffle 1st Sean Syron 2nd Evelyn Crowley 3rd Tom O’Malley. Hampers 1st Anthony Granaghan  and Johnny Orme 2nd Patrick Gilroy and Evelyn Crowley

 

Recycling News

The Recycling Facility for small electrical good situated at the Enterprise Centre is temporarily closed. Please do not leave items into the Enterprise  centre yard until further notice 

 

The Late Bridget Curran

The death occurred peacefully on Thursday 12th January at her residence of Bridget Curran nee Cosgrove Ballymachola Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at  Hineys Funeral Home on Saturday evening with removal to the church of the Holy Rosary Cooneal burial on Sunday in Lisheen Cemetery after requiem Mass. Bridget was predeceased by her husband Martin is survived by her daughters Maureen Ballymachola, Carmel Flynn Dublin, Virginia McCafferty Ballina, Patricia O’Boyle Ballymachola, Beatrice O’Boyle Toereen Crossmolina,  sons – in – law, brothers Frank Leeds, Michael Knockfree, sister Sarah Lynott Rosserk Killala, Mary Ruane Wigan,  sisters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace

 

AGS Thank You

Crossmolina Deelrovers would like to Thank Anthony Gill of AGS Scaffolding for his sponsorship and support over the last nine years, we wish him the very best of luck in the future. Anyone that expresses and interest in becoming the main sponsor of Crossmolina Deelrovers GAA please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or contact any club official.

 

Drama News

Crossmolina Drama Group will be staging their Annual play this year on Friday 17th Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th February in the Parish Hall. A night of side-splitting laughter and great craic guaranteed for all. More information to follow

 

Golf News

The A. G. M. of the Crossmolina Golf Soceity was held recently the following officers were elected for the coming year Captain Seamus Jordan, Secretary Michael Herr, Treasurer David Jordan, Handicap Secretary Nicky Jennings. First outing is on February 18th in Belmullet and then Ballyhaunis on 11th March. New members very welcome contact the Secretary at 086 8223830 or any me

 

The Late Tony Keane

The death occurred peacefully on Tuesday 17th January at Mayo University Hospital of Tony Keane Lowvally Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Lynn’s Funeral Home Killala on Wednesday evening with removal to the church of the Holy Rosary, Cooneal  burial on Thursday in Lisheen Cemetery after requiem mass Tony was predeceased by his wife Liz is survived his loving Family ; Geraldine ( Lynott, Kilucan ), Sean, ( Crossmolina ), Anthony ( Cloona ), Breda ( Gallagher, Dooleeg ), Pauline, ( Lowvalley ), Padraig, ( Lowvalley ), Siobhan ( Kilrehill, Templeboy ), and Bernie, ( Ryan, Lowvalley ); his grandchildren, his sister Sr Barbara, ( Little Order of Mary Dublin) sister in law, brothers in law, sons in law, daughters – in – law. nephews, niece, relatives, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace.

 

News

 

Pioneer Dance

Mid-Killala Regional Pioneer Dinner Dance will be held in Hiney's Upper Deck on Friday 10th of February. Music by Michael S Toger. Any person who would like to get their gold or silver pins on the night can do so, by ordering a week before hand. Tickets can be got from Maeve Tierney Crossmolina, Mary Granaghan Keenagh, T P Loftus Killmuarry. Tickets €25 each

 

Votes of Sympathy 

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers G A A  Club on Tuesday night 10th January votes of sympathy were expressed to the family’s of the following who died recently. Vincent Herbert formerly of Rathnamagh, Phelin O’Hagon Esker Co Tyrone brother of Rita Fox Tubbermore Crossmolina, Noreen Loftus nee Lavin The Old Post office Crossmolina, Fr Leo Morohan Main St Louisurgh, Sean McManamon Emerson Avenue Salthill Galway, Margaret Kane nee Prior Belturbet Co Cavan sister of Cathal Moneymore, Paddy Naughton Foxford brother of Frank Enniscoe, Ann Gilroy 10 Abbeytown Crossmolina, James Hogan 4 Mullenmore Crossmolina, Darren Gibbons Galway, Foxford and Castlegar Claremorris son of the late Marian Haran Coolturk, John Murray Shramore Newport, Tommy Campbell Shepardsbush London and formerly of Townagh Bellacorick, Philomena Cronin nee O’Flaherty Ballina St Crossmolina, Maureen Judge Nee McAndrew Erris St Crossmolina and formerly of Derryhillagh Castlehill, Evelyn Kearns nee Winters Carrowkilleen Upper Crossmolina. May they rest in peace

 

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

 

The Late Evelyn Kearns.

The death occurred peacefully on Friday 6th January at her residence of Evelyn Kearns nee Winters Carrowkilleen Upper Crossmolina. Her remains reposed at Hiney’s Funeral Home on Saturday evening. Removal from her residence on Sunday morning for requiem mass in St Tiernans Church with burial afterwards  in Crossmolina Cemetery. Evelyn was predeceased by her husband Johnny, is survived by her sons Brendan Craughwell Galway, Joseph Oranmore Galway, John Carrowkilleen, daughters Mary Clare Owens Celbridge Co Kildare, Noreen Howley  Erris St Crossmolina, Helena Carrowkilleen, grandchildren, brothers, Richie Tuam, Pierce Philadelphia USA, Sean Ballina,Sisters, Pauline Scollard  and Una Geraghty Both Chicago, Sheila O’Malley Porturlin, Ann Hegarty Belderg, sisters – in – law, brothers – in – law, nephews, nieces, relatives, extended family, friends and neighbours, May she rest in peace. 

 

 

 

Community Bus

The Community Bus is used extensively with two regular routes into Crossmolina every Friday from the Moygownagh and Keenagh areas as well as for regular social outings  both locally and to Fr Peyton Centre, Knock and other venues. This service is used mainly for the elderly of the area but its use is not confined. However the use of the bus is limited by the number of hours the driver can work each week. The Community Council are seeking Voluntary drivers for occasional outings both for the elderly and for other groups/organisations in the area who may need additional transport. If you have a licence to drive a bus with a capacity of 14 people and wish to find out more contact the Crossmolina Community Council offices at 096 30935  

Deel-Rovers Club

The Annual Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Club awards were presented at the club social in The Thatch Bar on Tuesday night last with the following the recipients P.J.Loftus Hall of Fame, Damien Lavin Club man Appreciation Award, Carmel Prior Club Lady Appreciation award Peadar Gardiner Senior Footballer of the year,  David Howley Junior player of the year and Darragh McCormack U21 player of the year.

The Late Noreen Loftus

The death occurred peacefully on Thursday 22nd December in her 89th year at the Blackrock Nursing Home Foxford of Noreen Loftus nee Lavin The Old Post Office Crossmolina and formerly of Kiltmagh. 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 Noreen was pre-deceased by her husband Paddy is survived by her family, many friends and very good neighbours. May she rest in peace.

Annual Club Award

Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Annual Club award recipients pictured in the Thatch Bar

Front row from left to right Caroline Lavin who stood in for Carmel Prior Club Lady Appreciation reception who was unavoidable absent, Tom McNulty club President, P.J.Loftus Hall of Fame, Damien Lavin Club Man Appreciation Award,

Back row from left to right Dermot Butler Club Secretary, Darragh McCormack U21 Player of the Year. David Howley, Junior player of the Year, Peadar Gardiner Senior player of the year, Eamon Howley Club Chairman

Crossmolina NS News

Enrolment in Crossmolina National School for Sept 2017. For more details contact the school office at 096 31768

Active Age Over 55's

Walking and aerobics for both women and men continues each Tuesday in Crossmolina GAA Centre at 12 noon.

New memebers always welcome.

Northwest Fitness

Northwest fitness is based on the Ballina Road over AGS.

Daily classes suitable for everybody.

Contact Ciaran on 086 0862542

Unislim

Unislim continues in Crossmolina GAA Clubrooms every thursday from 7pm to 9pm.

For further details contact 086 3132340

Men on the Move

Men on the move Crossmolina is held every tuesday night between 7pm to 8pm.
Its suitable for all levels of fitness.
Contact Shane on 083 3030613

Defibulators

2 Defibulators will be installed shortly in Crossmolina Town.

Training in Defibulator use will be provided by Mayo County Council.
There will be a small charge of €20 each to cover the cost of training.

The training will be provided either in 2 by 2 hour or 1 by 4 hour session, daytime or night time. Training will commence within the next few weeks. To book a place for training and indicate your preferred training option please contact The Enterprise office at 096 30935 & leave a message on the answer machine.

Remember lives have been saved by the use of Defibulators.

Community Services Programme

Under the Community Services programme, Crossmolina Community Development provide a range of Services for Seniors within the Community. We are currently drawing up the Winter work programme.

The range of services provided is as follows:
Painting outside and inside of houses belonging to residents.
Maintaining gardens for elderly-Lawns, hedges, tree cutting etc.

If you or someone you know in the Community wish to find out more please contact 096 30934/096 30935.