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04 May 2015Orkney Heritage Society EGM

There will be an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) on Wednesday 13th May at 7pm.  The venue will be confirmed shortly. 


The topic is the change of the Society to become a SCIO - Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation.

28 April 20152015 Eynhallow Trip

We are pleased to announce the date for the annual trip to Eynhallow, this year it will be on Wednesday 15th July.  Tickets will go on sale from the Archives Department only of the Orkney Library & Archive from 2nd July. 

30 March 2015Opinions sought for memorial wall shape

The Orkney Heritage Society is seeking public opinion on the shape of wall proposed to surround the existing Kitchener Memorial, upon which ALL the names of those lost will be inscribed.  Plans are available at the Birsay Community Centre, or via this link.