Deirin De

by Fiona Tyndall

From my earliest memories of growing up in County Clare, summer meant "Carrigaholt", a small coastal village at the western tip of Ireland. My parents Buadhach and Ita Tóibín presided over Coláiste Eoghain Uí Chomhraidhe, a residential summer school in Carrigaholt, founded to teach the Irish language to young children, and to foster and nurture in them an appreciation of the Gaelic language, culture and traditions. At the start of every summer …
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