Heaney recalls his days at St Columb's College in Derry.

Heaney recalls his days attending secondary school at St Columb's College in Derry.  It was a school devoted to academic excellence and furthering the lot of its students, many of whom would later come into the public eye. Contemporaries of his include John Hume, Seamus Deane and Eamonn McCann. Heaney also talks about the experience of reading Chaucer, Wordsworth and Keats.