The author of the beloved From Don Sion to Croke Park is back with stories, sporting and non-sporting, from seven decades of travels near and far
Micheal Muircheartaigh was born in 1930 in Don Sion, near Dingle, Co. Kerry. He was educted in the Presentation Convent and the Christian Brothers School in Dingle, at Colaiste osagain in Baile Bhoirne, Co. Cork, and at UCD. He was a primary and secondary school teacher for many years. Besides his renowned work as a radio commentator, he has long been a champion of the Irish language. He and his wife, Helena, live in Dublin. His memoir, From Don Sion to Croke Park, was the best selling hardback book in Ireland in 2004.