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It appears that filming in West Kerry for Star Wars may have begun.

Reports are emerging of camera crew, equipment and a number of vehicles, visible near Commenoule Strand in Dún Chaoin, not far from the Ceann Sibéal site where beehive huts have been constructed.

The same beach was utilised in the filming of Ryan’s Daughter in the late 1960s.

Dingle native Lorna Holderied describes the scene at Commenoule: