The park now contains a myriad of paths, some just grass tracks that disappear between trees.
A look back as today, Saturday 24th of September, Arcadia Park, is officially opened.
Arcadia Park is located opposite the new Balfour Hospital in Kirkwall and the space is being transformed.
A stroll around Kirkwall
“Remember Remember the 3rd of November……….”
The Arcadia Park project is now well under way as volunteers tackled more of the landscaping and planting work this weekend.
Strong to gale easterly winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.
“May the Third………..Violets are appearing along the side of the track…..not shrinking…..not at all….”
2,500 daffodil bulbs were planted at Arcadia Park, in the grassed area alongside Holm Branch
“The idea of the Arcadia Park Project, is to landscape an area near to the new hospital”