A local TV presenter says her passion for property programmes helped inspire her most recent work.
Viewers can spot Monaghan woman, Tessa Fleming, on RTÉ's new hit-series, Bog Amach, which is all about finding houses for people who want to re-locate to the Irish countryside.
Speaking on the Joe Finnegan show earlier today, the former Northern Sound journalist spoke about her personal love for the Irish countryside, adding that there is a "real sense of community" in rural areas as opposed to the city.
The Monaghan native says the Covid pandemic helped "push" couples and families out of busy cities, and gave people a new appreciation for nature and rural life.
The bilingual programme is a six-part series and can be viewed every Monday on RTÉ: