Posted 24/09/2019
By: Helen Castle

Rousay Crafthub

The Theme of the day is food |& diet, focusing on the excavations at Skaill Farm

  • 10 am Animal & fish bone workshops (Ingrid Mainland & Jen Harland).  Finds - view the lastest finds from the Skaill dig (Dan Lee) Archives - explore what we know about Skaill & Westness (Sarah Jane Gibbon)
  • 11am Straw plaiting workshop and corn grinding (Neil Leask. Orkney Museum)
  • 12 noon Skaill drone footage & geophysics demonstration (Bobby Friel & Dan Lee)
  • 2 pm Short talks on the latest results from the Skaill excavations
  • 3 pm Workshops and finds viewing continues
  • 4pm Finish

In Other News..

Posted 15/10/2019

The REW Heritage SCIO AGM will be at the Rousay Communtiy School on Saturday 19 October starting at 10:15 with refreshments, we look forward to seeing both members and non-members at the meeting.

Please come along to find out all about the lastest exciting heritage projects that are in progress or starting very soon.

Hope to see you on Saturday

Screen Machine on Rousay
Posted 15/10/2019

Screen Machine will be on Rousay on Monday 18 November & Tuesday 19 November.

They would like us all to vote on the extra film to be shown - see poster around the island.

Please make sure you vote by either putting your name on the posters around Rousay, completing the survey monkey link below or emailing your choice to by Tuesday 22 October 12 noon. A copy of the poster can be found here


Latest approved REW DT minutes
Posted 07/10/2019

The latest approved REW DT Board meeting minutes can be accessed here