“The Wellpark Garden Centre in Kirkwall recently opened an indoor play area for children.”
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” We went along to Michael and Sara’s gallery in Harray, ready to revel in lovely things – and we did!”
Photos taken by Mike Bell on a bonnie Sunday in January 2019.
For this walk, taking an O.S. map is advised, and wearing wellies is strongly advised, as the walk includes some very soggy bits.
“I‘d never been up Brinkie’s Brae. “
“A fine day in December – the wind wasn’t howling, the rain wasn’t lashing, so we decided to go for it. We parked at the ferry terminal and headed round behind the concrete blocks .
“I visited the Stromness Museum http://www.stromnessmuseum.co.uk/ to see the two new winter exhibitions, and started with ‘Great Expectations – curios from the cupboards’ – and that’s what they are!”
“There’s so much there, and such variety, that it would be hard to cover it all, so I’ll go with what particularly ‘caught my eye’ – purely personal preferences.”
“Orkney consists of a group of islands. Some larger, some smaller, some inhabited, some un-inhabited. “