The death has been announced of the actress Pegg Monahan.

She had a long association with the Radio Éireann Players and among the many parts she played over her long career were Molly Bloom in Ulysses and Maddy in Samuel Beckett's All That Fall.

Pegg with Michael Anthony Doyle in a scene from The Weaver's Grave

Pegg also played Young Mary and Mary respectively in RTÉ Radio 1's production of the Hugh Leonard play A Life in 1988.

She was married to the late RTÉ broadcaster Padraic O’Raghallaigh and is survived by her children Daragh, Briefne and Keelin, grandchildren and family.