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Whit’s on this weekend?

There’s plenty of things to see and do in Orkney, this weekend. Check out our website to find out more…

Open Studio

March 16, 2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Interested in photography?

For one day only Cary Welling will be opening up her studio at the Northlight Gallery, Stomness, for a display of her own photography.

To catch it, head along to the Northlight Gallery this Saturday between 10am and 4pm.


Guided talk

March 16, 2019 2:00 pm

Andrea Freund, a PhD student at the Institute for Northern Studies, will be giving a guided talk of her latest exhibition at the Orkney Museum, Kirkwall.

Runes in Orkney, a Millennium of Writing; New Research by Andrea Freund is a study of this ancient form of writing and the legacy it has left us — some of which is described as “unexpected and disturbing.”

The talk will be taking place this Saturday at 2pm.

The Rise of the Machines

March 16, 2019

A new exhibition will be opening at the Loft Gallery, St. Margarets Hope, this Saturday.

The Rise of the Machines will be a display of steam traction, maritime, aviation and vintage vehicle art by Brian Case.

Musical and theatrical extravaganza

March 15, 2019 7:30 pm

The St Andrews Drama Club will be holding a night of song, dance and theatre in the Tankerness Hall tonight, 7.30pm.

The evening will include songs from KAOS, a performance by Jo Davies’ dancers and the play The Witches of Prestwick.

Tickets cost £5 at the door.

Kirkjuvagr Ceilidh Band

March 16, 2019 9:00 pm

The Kirkjuvagr Ceilidh Band will be stirring up a dance at The Commodore, Holm, this Saturday.

If you fancy a dance, tickets are £7.50 at the door and include supper.

Family Prize Bingo

March 15, 2019 6:30 pm

The Orkney Traditional Music Project will be hosting a Family Prize Bingo tonight in the King Street Halls, Kirkwall.

Participants can look forward to supper, live music and a raffle.

If you fancy taking part, doors open at 6.30pm for a 7pm start.

At the pictures...

March 15, 2019

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

  • Oscar-winning film, Green Book (12A), will be showing all weekend.
  • For the little ones, it’s the sequel we’ve all been waiting for… Lego Movie 2 (U), will have several showings on both Saturday and Sunday.
  • Another one for kids and super hero fans — Phoenix Kids will be holding two screening of Spider-man: Into The Spider Verse (PG) on Saturday at 2.45pm and again on Sunday at 12.30pm.


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