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The Hamely Tongue: Edition 3

Duration: 01:40

It’s over ten years since James Fenton published his landmark book, ‘The Hamely Tongue’ - and a third edition has now been published.

We listen to a clip from the BBC programme ‘Iver Hantin Echas’ where James gives his thoughts on the language. (Broadcast: Sun 26 Mar 2006)

Available since: Fri 1 Oct 2010

This clip is from

A Kist o Wurds Series 10, Programme 7

Bready & District Ulster-Scots Association, The Hamely Tongue & the history of Ballymoney.

First broadcast: 26 Mar 2006

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