Casla girl represents Galway in new TG4 series

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Ailbhe Ní Mhurchú from Casla is representing Galway in Cruthaím, a creative new TG4 series for children celebrating Cruinniú na nÓg.

A series of videos on Cula4’s YouTube channel features an Irish speaker from each county as well as a representative from the diaspora, all showcasing their creativity in different ways.

Sixteen-year-old Ailbhe Ní Mhurchú has written and published a fantastic vegan recipe book, An Saol Veigeán, along with her school friends in Scoil Chuimsitheach Chiaráin in An Cheathrú Rua.


Ailbhe’s favourite pastime is cooking and she enjoys creating new recipes. She learned many of her cooking skills from her mum, her friends and from the internet, and she is also is also interested in entrepreneurship.

Cruthaím highlights the talent of young Irish speakers across the country and Gaeltacht areas and their unique creative processes.