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Covid-19 Precautions

In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Stornoway Trust will continue to keep its stakeholders and partners informed of its plans in relation to our various premises.
The Estate Office will be closed to the public from 5pm this evening (17th March). Anyone who needs to contact the office may do so by email or telephone on: or (01851)702002
This is in line with national and local guidance on minimising unnecessary contact. We will endeavour to maintain staff availability to deal with phone/email enquiries, but you will understand that this is subject to change and to forces outwith our control.
Meanwhile, we hope that you all continue in good health, and take care of yourselves and of anyone in the community who may need your help.


Eco Toilet – Closed

The eco-toilet in the Castle Grounds has been closed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience to users of the Castle Grounds, butthe closure is unavoidable.

Pictures – Christmas Wreath Making in the Woodlands

On Thursday 12th of December Jack, our Head Gardener held a Christmas Wreath Making Workshop in the Woodlands Cafe. 


As can be see from the pictures, there was an abundance of creativity and some beautiful pieces were the result.  All plastic free and sustainable, using materials gathered from the Grounds including moss, flora and seasonal foliage.


Friday 13th December is Movie Night at the Woodlands!

C H R I S T M A S   M O V I E    N I G H T

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Buddy (Will Ferrell) was accidentally transported to the North Pole as a toddler and raised to adulthood among Santa’s elves. Unable to shake the feeling that he doesn’t fit in, the adult Buddy travels to New York, in full elf uniform, in search of his real father.

Get in the Christmas mood at the Woodlands Cafe this December

We are holding our very first cinema night at the Woodlands Cafe on Friday 13th December.

Why don’t you make a night of it and try out our Pizza menu before the film

12 inch pizza £6.95
Pizza will available from 4pm to 5:30pm!

The movie will start at 6pm! 

Child Ticket cost of £5 per child and as a Special Introductory Offer, Adult Tickets will also cost just £5

Cinema Tickets come with Free popcorn and hot chocolate!

Photo by Aliona Gumeniuk on Unsplash

Photo by Charles 🇵🇭 on Unsplash


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Thursday 12th December – Get creative!

Christmas Wreath Making Workshop

Thursday 12th December 3pm

Upstairs at the Woodlands Centre Cafe

Try you hand at wreath making this festive season, with a unique hands-on workshop from our Head Gardener Jack . Enjoy an afternoon of unleashing your creativity with a fun task that’ll get you in the Christmas spirit.

Jack will show you how to craft your own plastic free, sustainable wreath using materials gathered from the Grounds including moss, flora and seasonal foliage


Photo by Ellie Lord on Unsplash

Photo by Hillary Ungson on Unsplash

Christmas Activities at the Woodlands Cafe

We have SOOOO much going on – come and see us!

Photo by Emma Matthews on Unsplash

Call Eilidh on 706916 or book at the Cafe

Ages 4 – 12 welcome – please be aware that parental supervision is required and no child can attend unaccompanied

This Christmas at the Woodlands Cafe