Readers Required

Published on June 27, 2022

If anyone is interested in volunteering to read at our weekend masses please let Fr Pat, the parish office or any Pastoral Council member know .. we are in particular need for readers for Sunday 12 noon mass.

Feast of St John the Baptist

Published on June 15, 2022

St John’s Well – Killone Abbey:  Mass at Killone Abbey will take place on Thursday June 23th 2022 at 8pm.  We gather to remember St John the Baptist

to whom Ballyea Church is dedicated and the countless number of our ancestor who gathered at the well to pray.  All are welcome.

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Clarecastle Regatta

Published on June 15, 2022

Clarecastle Regatta takes place next Saturday 25th June 2022. Lots of fun activities, Fancy Dress Parade(from Church carpark at 1.15pm) Live music, Market Stalls,…

Published on June 14, 2022

Evening Rosary

Published on June 8, 2022

 Following on from the success of the evening Rosary at Hempfield Cross, during May, we are going to continue with the Rosary every Tuesday & Wednesday evening at 7.30pm.  All are welcome.

Clarecastle Tidy Towns

Published on June 7, 2022


The National Tidy  Towns  adjudication  has now started  and our adjudicator  will visit Clarecastle between now and the end of July. Lots of work done and ongoing  by so…


Published on May 31, 2022

Next week the Leaving Certificate Students in our Post Primary Schools will sit their final examinations. The examinations will proceed over a three-week period in June. The Parish Community of Clarecastle/Ballyea want you to know that we are thinking about you, praying for you and wishing you every success at this time. As you journey…

Adult Education

Published on May 31, 2022

Now Enrolling: Fully Funded:  Basic Computer, Smart Phone, Painting & drawing, Cookery, Sewing, Craft, Knitting and Crochet Courses commencing in September  in College of Further Education & Training Clonroad Campus, Ennis. All welcome. To book a place or for more information contact 065 6897654/086 0752014 or email [email protected]


Clarecastle Community Lotto

Published on May 31, 2022

Clarecastle Community Lotto is relaunching soon under the governance of four local groups – Clarecastle GAA, Clarecastle Tidy Towns, Clarecastle Community Development Ltd and the Abbey Hall Committee.  Volunteers to operate the lotto on a weekly basis are required and if you could spare some time we would be delighted to hear from you.  Text…

Volunteers Needed

Published on May 17, 2022

Carrigoran House,  Newmarket on Fergus.

Make a big difference in the lives of elderly residents of our Nursing Home and of older people from the locality who attend daily at our Health and Wellness Centre.

  • Visit for a chat or read to somebody.
  • Bring residents, including those who are wheelchair bound, for a walk.