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Kaneen Bursary for budding violin maker

Cesar Joughin, second from left

Summer school to learn Irish Gaelic

Culture Vannin has announced the recipient of this year's Kaneen Bursary, who'll travel to a summer school in Donegal to learn Irish this summer.

Manxman Cesar Joughin who's currently studying advanced violin making in Nottingham, has been selected to attend the week-long language course.

A fluent Manx speaker, Cesar studied at Yn Bunscoill Ghaelgagh and QEII High School.

The bursary covers all costs for the trip - it was named after professor Brian Kaneen, an academic who was keen to see young Manx speakers experience other Gaelic languages.

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