Donegal woman turned down for job in Russia because of accent

grainneA young Donegal woman has been turned down for a nanny’s job in Russia after being told her lrish accent was too strong.

Former Rose of Tralee finalist Grainne Boyle, applied for the job through an agency in London.

The 25 year old completed a Skype interview last week and was told she had more than adequate qualifications for the position in Moscow.

However Grainne, from Gartan, was turned down because of her accent.

She spoke on todays Shaun Doherty show.....

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