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Playpark Equipment Replacement

http://constantinecornwall.com/portnavas/bluebells-and-cream-teas-at-calamansac/ The Westray Development Trust Board are pleased to announce that they have confirmed they have allocated £40,000 towards the replacement of the playpark equipment, subject to other funding being successful.   It has been very clear to the board that this project has wide community support and is a very important local facility that has been well used.  Thanks to […]

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 […]

Hofn building extension

Tenders have been invited for an extension to the Hofn.  Along with this the whole building inside is getting makeover with new paintwork and new furniture, etc.  The current youth group have been very instrumental in getting this going and a huge thank you goes out to them for their enthusiasm and hard work.  The […]

New Office for WDT

The trust have been negotiating the purchase of Unit 1, and are pleased to announce that an offer has been accepted.  There will need to be some work to fit out the space as offices, furnish it and then begin to move the stacks and stacks of paperwork from the current office.  We are very […]

Hofn Youth Centre

Prior to the Westray Conference in 1998, the lack of youth facilities was well recognised.  A typical Saturday night for teenagers in Westray meant meeting up at the public toilets.  A Youth and Children subgroup was determined to meet the needs of Westray’s young folk, and consulted with and actively involved them in planning.  The […]