The Hall

4 September 2019
Hall of Clestrain 250th Birthday !

Hall of Clestrain 250th Birthday !

Happy 250th Anniversary to The Hall of Clestrain! 13th September 1769 to Friday 13th September 2019. Video of fireworks at the Hall If [...]

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2 July 2019
Are you a Coop member?

Are you a Coop member?

If so you can choose for 1% of the money you spend to go to the John Rae Society. Just [...]

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12 June 2019
Visitor Centre 'flies' in

Visitor Centre 'flies' in

Delighted to say that our long-awaited Visitor Centre dangled in this afternoon. All went SO smoothly. Water will be connected this week [...]

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20 April 2019
Our New Project Officer

Our New Project Officer

Published: Saturday, 20 April 2019 12:50 Sandra Deans – Our Project Officer “I am delighted to be part of this project [...]

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16 April 2019
Clestrain Archive Research day

Clestrain Archive Research day

Sat 27th April 2019 10am – 3pm Orkney Library and Archive Join Dr Sarah Jane Gibbon for a day of researching the [...]

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24 February 2019
JRS has been sucessful in its LEADER application

JRS has been sucessful in its LEADER application

Exciting news !! After a lot of  work and help from the OIC we had the final confirmation that we have [...]

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30 January 2019
Wind and Watertight Stage 1

Wind and Watertight Stage 1

Thanks to the hard work of Paddy Cassey Construction the first stage of the renovation of the Hall of [...]

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13 June 2017
Pigeon Poo clearance

Pigeon Poo clearance

The other day workmen from Paddy Casey, the builders, suitably attired for the task, set about to clear the inches [...]

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23 May 2017
Famous visitor to the Hall

Famous visitor to the Hall

The other day we were approched by Michael Palin ( he of Monty Python and travel documentaries ) as [...]

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