Wednesday, 19 June 2013
Here's the entrance to the Pickaquoy Centre in Kirkwall. Its new swimming pool will be opening this coming Saturday - 22 June - a year behind schedule, but in time for the pleasure of a plunge or a paddle before the Longest Day. Local residents were able to look around their new facility last Friday and many would endorse the Council's view that it's been worth the wait, according to the report in Orkney Today.
Scottish Islands Explorer - the latest issue appears in the shops today