Skibbereen in west Cork welcomes its exiles home and attracts tourists to the area in the process.
Entertainment for the week long celebrations in Skibbereen includes music on the streets. The town also welcomes fourteen contestants in the Maid of the Isles competition.
It's the week when exiles return home to Skibbereen in West Cork.
14 contestants in the Maid of the Isles competition in Skibbereen (1990)
An RTÉ News report broadcast on 4 August 1990. The reporter is Tom MacSweeney.