Tag Archives: Hofn

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 […]

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 […]