News - Fri 6th Dec 19

A Social Get Together 

Dinner in The Dolphin Crossmolina on Wednesday 11th December at 1.00pm. Contact Joan 087 654 5338 or Ann Marie 086 201 0169 for information.


Lotto Results

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday 30th   November. The numbers were 7 – 8 – 17 – 23 eight punters matched three numbers. Bernadette Egan Stonehall, Crossmolina. Kieran Gill Rathmore, Crossmolina. Anne and Richie Shelly, Ballina Rd, Crossmolina.                                     Vincent O’Boyle, Ballina Rd, Crossmolina. Mary O’Boyle Carrowcloughy, Crossmolina. Des and Lenore Maughan, Ballina St, Crossmolina.Thomas and Mary Jordan, Enniscoe, Crossmolina. Johnny and Loretta Leonard Richmond, Castlehill they share the €150 prize. The draw took place in Hineys. This week’s jackpot is €9,750. Many thanks for all your support


Kilmurray Card Results. 

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurry 25 card drive on Thursday night Best of 20 games 1st Vinnie O’Boyle and Eugene Granaghan 2nd Six Way tie Aidan and Evelyn Crowley, Tom O’Malley and Leo Ryan, Seamie Gallagher and Kevin Murphy, Frank McDonnell and Brendan Moore, Michael Cawley and Michael McAndrew, Patricia and Liam Garvey. Raffle 1st Michael McAndrew 2nd Bernie Gilroy 3rd Seamie Gallagher   


Dr Gerard Short Listed 

Congratulation to Dr Gerard Clarke Tubridge Keenagh who has been named on the 2019 list of highly cited Researchers in a study which recognises the most influential scientists in the world. Dr Gerard son of John and Ann a former pupil of Keenagh National School, Convent of Jesus and Mary Crossmolina and UCG. The Cork Based Researcher is among the nine APC Microbiome Ireland SFI research centre investigators selected is a Lecturer in Psychiatry and Neurobehavioural Science at UCC and APC Microbiome Ireland 


Died in London 

The death occurred peacefully on Friday 29th November in London of Marion Snee formerly of Mullenmore Crossmolina. Funeral will take place in London on this Wednesday with cremation in the City of London Creatorium. Marion predeceased by her husband Michael, sons James and Michael, sadly missed by her sons Robin, Liam, Joseph and Niall, daughters Sheila and Eileen, son-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews friends and neighbours. May she rest in peace 


Hospice Tree Light

To remember a loved one, Shine a light on the Tree of light Knock. Available in Mulherns Gala, Geraghty’s Chemist, Post Office and Quinn’s Chemist €5. Christmas Cards also on sale in Gala, Hiney’s, Centra O’Donnell’s Post office and the Library 12 for €6. 


Kilmurry Parent and Toddler Group.

Takes place every Tuesday morning in the Community Centre from 11am to 1pm. €4 per family. Come along for a cup of tea and a chat while the Children play. All are welcome 


Died in New York

The death occurred peacefully recently in Manhattan New York of Julia O’Sullivan nee Irwin formerly of Derryhillagh Castlehill. Mother of Maureen Hefferon Owenboy Crossmolina and Judy Barrett Derreen Boughadoon, Julia died in her 103rd year predeceased by her eight siblings. Spanning 5 generation she was grandmother to 10 and great grandmother to 14 and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral mass was in Manhattan followed by cremation. Her remains were buried in Kilmurray cemetery following mass in Our Lady’s Church Kilmurray. May she rest in peace 


Doing a Clear Out – Clothes Recycling

If you are clearing out your home please drop the clothes, shoes, bags etc into the Ballina Family Resource Centre, Abbey Street, Ardnaree. We are doing a Cash for Clobber as a Fundraiser for the Centre, your support would be greatly appreciated.  If you need bags we have some in the centre, just drop in and collect them. For more info call 096 75573, all money received for clobber goes directly to Ballina FRC.


Mindspace Outreach service in Ballina FRC

Mindspace Mayo offers a support service to young people (15-25yrs) presenting with anything from common concerns (e.g. dealing with break-up, exam stress, bullying) to young people with emerging mental health difficulties such as mild depression and anxiety.  The outreach service will run one day a week (Monday) and is based in the Ballina Family Resource Centre. For further information on Mindspace Mayo please see our website or call us on 094-9067001


Pieta House New Increased Hours

Pieta House provides counselling, therapy and support to individuals, couples, families and children who have been bereaved by suicide or feeling suicidal.

Pieta House operate an outreach service from the Ballina Family Resource Centre on Tuesdays from 1pm to 5pm & on Wednesdays 9.00am to 1.00pm by apt only Contact: 09325586 to make an Appointment


European Award for Sarah

Congratulation and well done to Sarah Melvin Errew Castlehill who was awarded the Prestigious European player of the year award by the Major Ultimate Frisbee publication recently. This was in recognition for her for roll in Captaining the Ireland Frisbee team that won the Gold medal in the European final against Switzerland back in July. This was the first time an Irish Team has won Gold at an International Tournament 


Badminton News 

Well done to our medal winners Patrick Leonard and Laura and Oliver Jackson who competed at Mayo Close Championship in BallinaU13s competition. Also congratulations to Anne Murphy winner of the Plate singles, U17 and Anne and Aoibhe Dunne, runner up in Girls Doubles section. We are so pleased for you all. Well done everyone for taking part.


P.J. President of North Board 

Congratulation to P.J.Hughes who was nominated by his Club Crossmolina Deel-Rovers for the office of president of the North Mayo Board for the coming year succeeding Pat Gallagher of Ballycroy at the Boards AGM which was held in Crossmolina sports Centre on Wednesday last  


Christmas Hooley

Deel/Ardagh Macra Na Feirme are hosting a Christmas Hooley on this coming Saturday night 14th December at 9pm in the Thatch Bar Crossmolina. All singers, dancers, and Story tellers are welcome. Finger food will be served and their will be a raffle on the night with lots of wonderful prizes.