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Everyone loved Christy the Dublin bus driver on Toughest Place to Be

Ah Christy you hero.

DUBLIN BUS DRIVER Christy Carey was the subject of RTÉ’s The Toughest Place To Be series last night.

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The show sees Irish people in jobs such as nursing, street sweeping, take on the job in a country where it is deemed the ‘worst place’ to do so.

Christy is a Dublin bus driver, and was sent to Kathamandu, Nepal. After fifteen years driving around the city, it the treacherous road and lack of safety measures made his job a nightmare in Nepal.


It wasn’t easy

But his character and friendliness to the locals and his host bus driver made sure that viewers loved him

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Dublin bus have also announced they will be supporting Christy’s efforts to fundraise for his host’s family.

But for now, it’s back to his beloved no. 27 route


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