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Self catering guests to Annie's Place often see wonderful sunsets from our garden wall. Recently the cloud formation along the horizon behind the Brough of Birsay made me think of cartoon characters from a Wal Disney film dancing along the top of the sea! The effect in real life was more dramatic than the pictures below but hopefully a little of the drama is evident. Note the flash from the

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We are excited that soon Annie's Place our self catering accommodation in Orkney will be having a make - over but not to bring it up to date, but rather to affirm its heritage. Annie's Place, as part of The Old Manse of St Magnus Kirk, Birsay, was built in 1761 and its first minister to take up residence here was the natural historian, George Lowe. We plan to return

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Our Garden is flourishing and popping open as often as possible for visitors to be entertained by our Fit as a Fiddle fiddler as well as making donations to Music in Hospital and Care: if you are nearby come and visit the garden, or book for a holiday at Annie's Place!  

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