28 Apr 2018

SLIPWAY MAINTENANCE

The harbour came through the winter undamaged but some pointing on the slipway is needed .

Volunteers pointed the upper slipway today. The lower part will be done at a spring tide.

 

 
Job Done.


22 Apr 2018

Work Day at Brough Bay


Brough Bay members turned out in force on a beautiful sunny Saturday morning to clean the slipway. For some of us it was our first go with the fab new salt-water pressure washer – great fun! 


Taking part were David Glass, Tom Sayles, Angela & Keith Nicholson, Carol Breckenridge, Jean Lyall, Alan Heywood and Norman Brockie.



21 Apr 2018

PRESSURE WASHING THE SLIPWAY TODAY

Alan and Tom at work this morning.

22 Mar 2018

St PATRICK'S DAY CEILIDH


Lyall & Isobel Rennie


John & Adam Brotherston ( The Callants) with Nancy Foggo


Joanne & Joe Kaar, a touch of authentic Irish as Joe is from Cork and he made the traditional Irish wooden flute that Joanne is playing.


Pete & Chris Nichol, who are regulars at Brough Bay events, are joined by percussionist Andy Webster and they perform under the Banner 'Scaraben.



There is no stopping Issie with her enthusiastic performance of her slightly risky  songs & stories.


Moira land 'Wearing of the Green' with shamrock from Ireland and bright green stockings delivers  some Irish limericks    
Thanks to 'Spirit of Caithness' for their support which made this event possible


1 Mar 2018


STORY TELLING AT BROUGH HARBOUR 28th MAY 2017


A great event with Bob Pegg including youngsters in the event

15 Feb 2018

St Patrick's Day Ceilidh & AGM

Wednesday 14th March 2018 at the Northern Sands Hotel Dunnet.
AGM  7:00pm                 Ceilidh  8:00pm
We are bringing out the Irish in our local musicians,
The Callants are rehearsing their favorite Irish songs
from the Dubliners to the Clancy Brothers and many more.

Here are some clips from their Scottish Collection to give a flavor of their performance.
Other local artists will include 
Scaraben and Nancy Foggo.
These are also rehearsing their favorite Tunes & Songs.
And no doubt there will be many more musicians on the Night.
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Admission is Free and light refreshments are provided 
There will be a donation box as the Ceilidh is a fund raising event to support 
the maintenance and improvements to Brough Harbour.

The AGM is for members only, though new members will be welcome - join at the door.

To reserve a place at the Ceilidh,  please e-mail   events@broughbay.org   or phone 01847 851 605