The Dublin nurse at the heart of the Arctic

Mary Byrne from Drumcondra tells Charlie Bird about her 23 years of Arctic life

Meet the Dublin nurse living in Gries Fiord


Nurse Mary Byrne has been living in the high Arctic since she arrived in Labrador in 1991.The trip was only meant to be a year, and then another, and before she knew it, it had been 23 years. She talks to Charlie about her love of the area, the struggles of the locals, and leads him through some of the sites. 

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