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Our plans for keeping us all safe at Annie’s Place 

Covid19 means that Robin and I are within the vulnerable category and, although not shielding, we have been very careful to follow Government advice and still regard social distancing, the wearing of masks and gloves, hand washing and appropriate cleaning and disinfecting of surfaces etc as imperative. We will be taking measures, as detailed below, to keep us all

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Today there was glorious sunshine so we all walked from Annie's Place along the Birsay Bay shoreline towards Marwich Head and the natural swimming pools which are great for dipping your toe in, or jumping right in for a swim. If you come to stay at our self catering holiday home we can tell you where these pools are; local families have swum there for generations and the water isn't

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From the doorstep at Annie's Place on Birsay Bay, Orkney you can turn in either direction and find specatacular coastal scenery, teaming with birdlife and wild flowers during spring and summer months. The photos below say it all! On this occasion we turned left from our self catering accommodation and joined the coastal footpath just across the bridge over Boardhouse Burn in Palace Village, Birsay. On our left was a glorious

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