County : Co Monaghan
Hello students. We are the Murray family I am Brenda and my husband is Andrew we have 4 children Ellen Shane Thomas and James. We live in the countryside about 5 miles from Monaghan town both myself and Andrew have cars so transport isn't a problem into Monaghan town. Ellen has just started secondary school and attends Beech Hill College in Monaghan town, Ellen plays gaelic football, trampoline, piano and guitar. Shane is in 5th class in primary school he plays gaelic football and soccer. Thomas is in senior infants in primary school he plays gaelic football and trampoline. James is in preschool. We are a traditional Irish family and spend lots of time together. We enjoy going for walks in Rossmore Park in Monaghan town. Our local GAA club has a walking/running track for any students interested in keeping fit.We are keen GAA fans and attend most football matches. Andrew is a football coach so if you would like to try playing gaelic football you would be coming to the right house.We live in a busy house so you will never be bored we have hosted other students and love it we had past students and their families come stay with us on holiday. Monaghan has a swimming pool/leisure centre, library, museum, cathedral, various shops, bars and restaurants, mcdonalds and subway are in the shopping centre. We have a bus station with an excellent service if you wish to visit other parts of Ireland.We are about 1.5hr to dublin and about 1hr to Belfast. We are very happy to show you around Ireland.Local schools in Monaghan Boys - St Macartans College www.stmaccartanscollege.ieGirls - St Louis Secondary school www.stlouismonaghan.comWe hope you like our profile we would love to have you come stay with us.