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Whit’s on this weekend?

There’s plenty to see and do in Orkney this weekend. Check out our website to find out more!

Free-range Writing Workshop

January 5, 2019 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Budding novelist are in for a treat this Saturday as prolific writer Jenny Alexander is set to host a workshop on free-range writing. 

The event, which will take place in the Carnegie Room at the Orkney Library and Archive, 2pm to 4pm, is aimed at getting the new year off to a creative start for budding writers.  

“This workshop is suitable for everyone, from published authors to absolute beginners. All you need is a pen, a notepad and a sense of adventure,” says Jenny.

To find out more, you can visit www.jennyalexander.co.uk/writing-workshops/.

At the pictures

January 5, 2019

If you fancy catching a flick this weekend, there’s lots on show at the Phoenix Cinema, Kirkwall.

A classic children’s story has been reimagined in Mary Poppins Returns (U), which is playing tonight, Friday, and over the weekend.

Animated sequel, Ralph Breaks The Internet: Wreck It Ralph 2 (PG), is sure to be fun for all the family and is screening throughout the weekend.

Sit tight for a musical extravaganza, André Rieu: 2019 New Year’s Concert from Sydney (U), which is on this Saturday and Sunday.

To find out more, you can visit www.pickaquoy.co.uk

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