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Bus Tours  2017 dates have arrived.. (booking form in document library)

Tours this year will be priced individually. We may need a deposit for some trips in order to secure tickets or entrance fees, etc but we will advise you in advance.  If demand is too high for any tour, we may have to pick names out of a hat. We will advise you of the cost when you get your menu and please tell us as soon as possible if you decide not to go.

Sun 7th May - Orkney Brewery and trip to Orkneyinga Jewellery and Woolshed, Evie

Sun 28th May – Standing Stones Hotel and a trip to the Fiddlers Rally – deposit of £7

Sat 17 June – Sands Hotel and trip to Tranquility Nursery

Sat 24th June – lunch at Smithfield Hotel and visit to Castaway crafts  

Sun 16th July – lunch at the Lynnfield Hotel and trip to Vindlyse Gallery, Holm

Sun 30th July – Trip to Hoy, watch the Hoy hounds train, lunch at the Stromabank

Sat 19th Aug - lunch at Ferry Inn and trip to Cathedral for Flower Festival

VAO Trip - ? May Birsay Antiques and refreshments at Birsay Hall

VAO Trip 3 June Fossil Museum and Heritage Centre

VAO Trip 8 July Finstown Park Garden Picnic and Photo Gallery in Church

VAO Trip 26 Aug Castle of Mey, Caithness

Transport to community events. We will phone you if you request any of the regular activities to make sure you want to go each time. Please pay fares on the day

1st Sunday in month Dounby Car Boot Sale

Every 2nd Monday Traditional Music in Harray Hall

Every Mon 2.30pm Dementia Friendly Orkney Singing group

Every Monday evening Orkney Teens Plus – Social Club for Secondary School Age

Every Tuesday morning Kirkwall Shopping in Company

Every Tuesday (Sept- April) 11 am – 4 pm Craft Club at the Standing Stones Hotel

Every Tuesday Evergreens Senior Citizens Social Club

Every Wednesday Good Companions Social Club for Kirkwall Senior Citizens

Every Thurs morning 10am – 12am Playing cards at Bowling Club (500)

Every Thurs afternoon 1.30 -3.30 pm VAO Games afternoon

Every Friday am Salvation Army lunch and Friendship club

Last Saturday in month Veterans Breakfast at Eats and Treats Victoria Street

Thur 20th April Mart Furniture Sale and time for lunch

Thur 27th April 3 course lunch at Overblikk Restaurant, Orkney College - £12 to book

Sun 30th April Quiz night at West End in aid of Orkney Trad Music Project (teams of 4)

Sat 6th May Dial-a-bus Coffee Morning at the King Street Halls, Kirkwall

Wed 17th May Wine Tasting at K’wall Town Hall and music at the Reel – deposit of £10

Wed 17th May Norwegian Constitution Day – parade and concert

Thurs 25th May Buffet lunch at Overblikk Restaurant, Orkney College- £12 to book

Sun 25th June – Open Garden and Cream Teas at CLAN

Sun 9th July Ythan Fiddlers Concert/ Dance in Stenness Hotel

Mon 17th July Crowning of the Shopping Week Queen

Mon 24th- sun 30th July Stromness 200 Per Mare week – details TBC

Thurs 10th Aug. West Mainland Agricultural Show, Dounby

Sat 12th Aug. Orkney Agricultural Show, Kirkwall

Sun 13th Aug Vintage Rally

Sat 12th/Sun 13th September  Orcades Model Show in Kirkwall

26-29th Oct Story Telling Festival – details TBC

Sun 5th Nov Deerness Crafts and community café

Sat 11th Nov Dial-a-bus Coffee Morning at the King Street Halls, Kirkwall

Sat 2nd Dec St Lucy Festival in St Magnus Cathedral

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