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    A Late Hogmanay

    by  • 9 January 2012 • Entertainments • 1 Comment

    This recent Hogmanay fell on a Sunday, so the fireworks in Stornoway finished at 11pm on New Year’s Eve, and most celebrations were delayed to the Monday. Forty years ago, the same applied.

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    The Valtos Centre Badge

    by  • 3 August 2011 • Education, Entertainments • 0 Comments

    The Valtos Centre, based in the old Valtos School from shortly after it was closed, was first used in 1972 and developed over a couple of years until a visit there became a major fixture in the educational calendar for island pupils, and for scout groups and the like from further afield.

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    Walks in Uig

    by  • 13 February 2011 • Entertainments, News & Events • 0 Comments

    The (still unnamed) Uig Walking Group went out on Saturday in fine weather – to Suainebhat and out the peat road. The next outing is Saturday 19 February to Carnish, round the old village and out to the beaches, with an option extension on rougher ground along the coast towards Mangersta.

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