Minister sanctions funding of over €14,000 for sports equipment in Dingle school

Minister for Gaeltacht Affairs Seán Kyne has sanctioned a grant of over €14,000 (€14,180) for Dingle secondary school, Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne.

The grant is for the purchase of sporting equipment.

The school won the colleges All-Ireland title, the Hogan Cup, twice and Munster colleges title, Corn Uí Mhuirí, four times in recent years

Minister Kyne said the school was an active and pioneering school with a strong Irish language heritage.

Kerry Fine Gael TD Brendan Griffin has welcomed the funding.