Tachartasan

EVENTS

Events

Tachartasan 

Events are free unless stated otherwise.

Certain events have limited spaces and require advanced booking.

For more info:

tel: 01851 850393

email:  office@uogltd.com

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HEALTH WALKS

FREE

 

Health Walks are a safe and sociable way for anyone of any ability to get some exercise and meet people on the Estate.  

Mondays 1:30pm

In the winter, we meet alternatively in Clan Macquarrie Community Centre (Borve) and Spòrsnis (Lionel).

Dates for November are as follows:

1st November - NO WALK

8th November - Spòrsnis

15th November - Clan Macquarrie

22nd November - Spòrsnis

December dates will follow shortly.

Fridays 10.00am

We have an established group of Health Walkers who meet every Friday at 10am in locations throughout the Estate.  See below for meeting locations if you'd like to join us. 

 

If you have any questions about our Health Walks, please contact us using the button below.

Meeting points:

29/10/21 – Meet at Melbost Borve

5/11/21 – Meet at Airidhantuim

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12/11/21 – Meet at Spòrsnis

19/11/21 – Meet at Clan Macquarrie Community Centre

26/11/21- Meet at Spòrsnis

3/12/21- Meet at Melbost Borve

10/12/21 – Meet at Airidhantuim

Old School

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DRYSTONE WALLING COURSE

Our drystone walling courses usually take place in June and September and normally fill up quickly.

We usually announce the dates of our upcoming drystone walling courses well in advance in both our local newspaper Fios, and on our social media channels.  Links to these channels can be found at the bottom of this page; follow us to get the most up-to-date information.  You can also register for our events newsletter by signing up here.

You can see photos of our most recent drystone walling courses by clicking here.

The booking page for any upcoming events can be found by clicking the button below.  

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BOOKBUG

FREE

Monday - 1:30pm

Join us every Monday a for a Buggy and Toddler Walk at 1:30pm, followed by a Bookbug session at 2:30pm.

In the winter, we meet alternatively in Clan Macquarrie Community Centre (Borve) and Spòrsnis (Lionel).

Dates for November are as follows:

1st November - NO WALK

8th November - Spòrsnis

15th November - Clan Macquarrie

22nd November - Spòrsnis

December dates will follow shortly.

If you have any questions, please email us using the button below.

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DÙTHCHAS

Dùthchas is our annual heritage festival celebrating the heritage of the Galson Estate communities and runs in the first week of September.

To see more information and highlights from 2021, click below.

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PLÒIGH

Plòigh is a holiday activity club in the Galson Estate with the aim of running activities during the Easter, summer and October holidays. Plòigh activities are usually aimed at Sgoil Àraich (nursery) and primary aged children, whilst Plòigh Mhòr is open to those aged 12+ years.  It is open to both residents of and visitors to the Galson Estate.

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FÈIS NA FAIRGE

Fèis na Fairge [Festival of the Sea] is a new maritime festival, launching in March 2021.  We are delighted to say that the Fèis will be returning in 2022.

To see recordings of online talks as part of the programme, click below.