FOSN News Blog

Gills Gig Fundraising Success

The Deerness Hall played host recently to a superb evening of entertainment, all in the name of fundraising for local charity group "The Friends of Camoran". Entertainment for the evening was provided by

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As part of the "Deerness in 100 Objects" project, we ran a Grand Prize Draw, which featured a wide range of fantastic arts, crafts, food, drink and experience prizes - all of which were inspired by, or created in Deerness. One of the prizes was a weekend stay at the fantastic Northfield B&B and pictured here are the winners, who enjoyed a relaxing stay in Deerness at the start of December.

B&B Prizewinners Mr and Mrs Garson enjoying breakfast at Northfield

Well done to them - and all the other prizewinners - and big thanks to everyone who bought tickets, your support was very much appreciated.

Deerness in 100 Objects Thanks

The Friends of St Ninian's wish to thank everyone who helped with and attended this summer's hugely successful "Deerness in 100 Objects" project - a fantastic community effort of which Deerness can be proud. 

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Dingieshowe: Truths and Tall Tales of an Orkney Thing Site

Coming up on Wednesday is an evening of fact and folklore which is sure to entertain and enthrall. Come along to St Ninian's to hear the stories and decide for yourself - former site of Viking decision making - or home to mythical mischief makers? See Events page for further details.