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29 October 2014
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Brother Robert

Funeral held for Brother Robert

Brother Robert O'Brien, 76, was the Abbot and part of the monastic order on Caldey Island for nearly 50 years.

In this film Brother Robert speaks to the BBC about Christmas celebrations on the island and shows the traditional heating system used by the monks.

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