Plans in motion to preserve Brian Friel’s ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ cottage

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The late playwright Brian Friels Dancing at Lughnasa cottage is to be preserved with plans to transform it into a ‘Brian Friel Centre’ in the coming years.

The Donegal cottage, situated in Glenties has been bought by Director of Magill Summer School Joe Mulholland who intends to fully restore it to its former glory.

Speaking  earlier on the Shaun Doherty Show, Mr. Mulholland says it will be a big challenge: