Wednesday 17 October 2018

Eoghan Harris: Bearing witness: Ballyvourney to Belfast and all points between

Harris cartoon
Harris cartoon
Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

Last Sunday, factor 50 sun burning a hole in my head, I drove from Skibbereen to the Abbey Hotel in the Ballyvourney gaeltacht, Co Cork, to attend a long afternoon meeting in the Irish language.

That meant missing both the Galway-Clare return game and the hockey final.

No, I didn't miss that much, as it turned out, but then I couldn't know that, could I, when I sacrificed a precious summer's afternoon?

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