06 November 2017MAPPING MAGNUS

EGILSAY WALK & TALK - click this link to see poster 

14th November 2017

10am - 3pm

Start with an informal talk at St Magnus Kirk 10am

Then refreshments in the community hall at lunch time - (Bring your own packed lunch)

Tea, Coffee & bottled water provided


In the afternoon, walk, visit and record the main sites of the Magnus story.

With Archaeologists Dr Sarah Jane Gibbon and Dan Lee from the UHI Archaeology institute.


Contact: UHI Archaeology institute

study archaeology@uhi.ac.uk

01856 569225

Please bring packed lunch and wear warm clothes and boots


And dont forget .....

Book the ferry 24hours in advance through Tingwall Office 01856 751360


05 November 2017Bonfire & Fireworks

Egilsay Community Association - Bonfire and Fireworks


Thanks to Dave for the bonfire and fireworks, Margaret for soup and sausages and thanks to everyone who came.

A very enjoyable evening 



Egilsay Community Association welcomed the Orkney Storytelling Festival to Egilsay 

A wet and very windy morning didn't stop around 25 folk coming across for a fantastic morning of history, storytelling and song.

Ruth Kirkpatrick

Hjorleifur Stefanson - Iceland

Jerker Fahlstrom - Sweden

Fran Flett Hollinrake - Orkney

Erin Farley 

A very enjoyable event.

Thanks to everyone who came and made it such a success.



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