The History of Buntús Cainte

Buntús Cainte was originally a hugely successful humorous television programme. It was first broadcast in 1967 by Radio Telefís Éireann (RTÉ) in Ireland (view a clip here). The programme was written by Tomás Ó Domhnalláin. He wanted to teach conversational Irish to complete beginners as a living language, and without repetitive grammar. The TV series was accompanied by a booklet […]