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Höfn Refurbishment

THIS PROJECT IS BEING PART-FINANCED BY THE SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT AND THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY ORKNEY LEADER 2007-2013 PROGRAMME [clearleft] (July 2012) The Hofn is now 12 years old and was very much in need of refurbishment. Some interior work has been done and we have received grant funding from the Orkney Islands Council Community Development Fund […]

Annual General Meeting

A preliminary date for the AGM has been set as Monday 28th October.  Items for discussion will include a review of the Memorandum and Articles of Association of WDT.  We will keep members and the general community up to date as arrangements progress.  

Next Generation Internet Access

Currently only around 40% of Westray houses are able to be offered a 2 mbs broadband service (considered a baseline for todays internet needs), with many areas of Westray where speeds are unacceptably slow, and frequent drop-outs of service even in “good” areas. With the push from the UK and Scottish Governments to implement a […]