Opening of New Centre in Orkney

16 November 2011

Opening of New Centre in Orkney

On Saturday 26th November, join in the celebrations of the opening of Orkney's newly refurbished St. Andrews Community Centre in Kirkwall, starting at 8pm. Evening celebrations include finger buffet, licensed bar & dance.

Entertainment will be provided by old favourites the Ronald Anderson band and up and coming local talent Genuine Draft!

Booking is essential but entry can be paid at the door on the night. Entry for adults is £5 and children go free.

For further information, please contact Margaret Thomson at or Ivan Rendall at

On Sunday 27th and Monday 28th November there will also be an exhibition during restricted opening hours where arts and crafts will be for sale. There will be tea and coffee available. Opening hours on Sunday will be 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 8pm. Opening hours on Monday will be from 7pm to 9pm.

Go along and enjoy Orkney hospitality and entertainment!



Scotland’s Islands - the events, exhibitions and activities happening all year round.

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There has never been a better time for you to visit Scotland's Islands, to enjoy the breathtaking scenery and unspoilt beaches, to get close to dramatic wild-life, learn about our heritage, participate in a great range of activities, and enjoy our music, food and drink.

All this on some of our 99 inhabited islands large and small (and many more uninhabited) accessible by sea and air in six regions: Argyll & Bute, Highland, North Ayrshire, Orkney, Outer Hebrides and Shetland.



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