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OCTOBER EDITION
The cutoff for any items to appear in October's Limpet is 7pm on Sunday 26 October

ORKNEY FERRIES - CANCELLATIONS
Due to adverse weather conditions there have been the following cancellations to services today: (Updated 10:31hrs 21/10/2014)
1600 sailing to Stronsay cancelled
As a result Wednesday mornings sailings to Stronsay/Eday are as follows: - Depart Kirkwall 0700 Arrive Stronsay 0835 Depart Stronsay 0850 Arrive Eday 0925 Depart Eday 0940 Arrive Kirkwall 1055

RNLI HALLOWEEN FANCY DRESS PARTY
Thursday 30th October 2014 at 19.30 in the Community Hall.

All the usual attractions including Splat-A-Rat, Raffle, Tombola, Dookan for Apples, Money on the Choc Bar.
Prizes for Fancy Dress and Neepie Lanterns.
Sandwiches, teas, coffees and biscuits will be provided.
All money to be donated to the R.N.L.I.
Please support this worthy cause.

GERAMOUNT SURGERY - FLU VACCINATIONS
Flu vaccinations arrived this evening (Wednesday 15 October)
Vaccination clinics 10:30 - 12:00 on Sat 18 Oct and Sat 25 Oct
Housebound patients will be visited by the nurses (as usual)
Please look out for posters in the shops.

ROAD CLOSURES ON STRONSAY
Scottish Water have phoned Adrian Miller (Community Council) to say that the planned works to ease the flooding at Stronsay Pumping station are due to start around the 1st or 2nd week of October. They hope to be finished in around 3 weeks approx. Inevitably there will be road closures during this time at the Ayre of the Myres,but obviously the village will have access from the Whitehall road

STRONSAY POOL IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Handy links for the latest travel information:
Orkney Ferries News
Northlink News
Pentland Ferries News
Kirkwall airport (live arrivals/departures)

STRONSAY COMMUNITY FUND
Downloadable documents giving policy, guidance, application form, etc are now available in the folder "Stronsay Community Fund" of the "Handy Documents" folder of the Stronsay Development Trust website.

STRONSAY WEATHER FORECAST
A five day detailed weather forecast for Stronsay (plus a 10 day forecast) is available on the web

POSTAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
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Please make cheques - UK banks only - payable to “Stronsay Development Trust”.
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This page was updated on 21 October 2014