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Christmas in Caithness 2000

Pictures of Christmas in Caithness
Carols in Caithness  from Old Parish Church, Wick - 21 December

The Elves and the Shoemaker currently going round Caithness schools

Pictures of Thurso Fayre and Lights Switch On Day 2 December 2000

Pictures Of Wick Fun Day and Christmas Lights Switch On From Saturday 25 November 2000

Pipe Band Christmas Sale 2 December 2000

Other Christmas Pictures Round Caithness


What's Happening At Christmas 2000     Click Here For 2001

25 November
Wick Fun Day  - in Market Square  - check out the costumes in the various shops around Wick.
Programme of events includes -
11.00am - 3.00pm
Save The Children Fun - Bridge Street Church Hall
2.00 - 2.30 Music from local band - "TBA"
2.30 - 3.00 Elise Lyall School of Dance
3.00 - 3.30 The Young Traditionals
3.30 - 4.00 RBLS Wick Pipe Band
4.00pm Christmas Lights Switch On  with Salvation Army Band.
Santa will be in attendance and Stalls and fun for all the family in the square.

25 November - Saturday 2.00pm
Christmas Extravaganza
Bower & District Gardening Club - Community Centre, Bower
Open floral Art, Baking, Pot Plants, Bulbs, Junior Competitions
£1 entry includes tea, shortbread, mince pies.
Details for entries from Ann Gunn 01847 831380

2 December
Thurso Live Music Association
Christmas Party at Skinandis featuring
Travelling by Tuba
This is our annual Christmas Party which will be in Skinandiís Night Club. This year, by popular request, we are pleased to announce the return of Gavin Woods and Stewart Death featuring wind and brass instruments from the four corners of the world and the opera Carmen in four and a half minutes.

2 December
Wick Pipe Band Christmas Market
11.00am - 3.00pm
Admission 50p

2 December
The Christmas Toy Run -
The End And More Motor Cycle Club - - For Motor Bike enthusiasts.
http://freespace.virgin.net/theendandmore.mcc for more details
Collecting and delivering toys around the county.

3 December
Carol and Gift Service in St Peter's church, Thurso.  Those attending are requested to bring a gift to be sent to a needy child.

9 December
Halkirk and Westerdale Parish Church Guild
Christmas Tea and Santa's Grotto

9 December
Santa's Grotto - Thrumster Hall
Stalls, Face Painting, Lucky Dip etc  £1 to visit Santa.

9th December Lybster PTA Christmas Annual Fayre 
"AARG Christmas already" I hear you cry.  But this early notice is to let you book your stall.  Contact Janet on 721389

11 December Shoppers Lunch 11.30am - 3.00pm Wick Old Parish Church Hall

13 - 16 December

Aladdin  - this years panto from M.A.D.D. will run in Wick High school.
Tickets £4 and £3 concessions.

4-22 December
The Elves and the Shoemaker by Lisa Grindall. 
Grey Coast Theatre and a local cast are touring to virtually every school in Caithness and Sutherland with The Elves and Shoemaker - magic, music and mayhem, coming soon to a school near you!  Call 01847 890840 for information.

13th - 16th December Pantomime 'Ali Baba and the Six Thieves' By Dave Buchanan, Performances in Thurso High School Tickets on Sale from MacBeath's Jewellers Traill Street Thurso from 1st December.

21 December
Carol Concert with Wick Choral Society and The Caithness Orchestra
Wick Old Parish Church 7.30pm

Entrance £3  concessions £2   Family £6   - Includes Refreshments
Pay at Door - no tickets required.

22 December
Triple Country Club Christmas Show - Kate Bain & Candy Shogun 
Secretary Janis Scollay
10 Upper Dunbar Street, Wick
01955 604538
John Gunn
01593 731342

24 December 7.30pm Halkirk & Westerdale Church Millennium Christmas Play "Window On The Past"

HomeAid are collecting toys, Games and Books for distribution to needy families at Christmas.  Items can be delivered to HomeAid's office at Unit 6a, Ormlie Industrial Estate, Thurso.  Or contact them on 01847 890696 to arrange collection.  Don't forget HomeAid run a charity sale every Friday to raise money for their work.

Other Links

Norad Santa
NORAD tracks Santa every Christmas eve, following his trek around the world for children everywhere
Three Million people hit this web site on Christmas Eve last year to find out about Santa's progress around the globe.
Go and have a look.  You will need some bits and pieces like Real Player to get he best from it but it free and can be downloaded via the site.

Gospel Communications Christmas Links

Christmas Hampster Dance

Goldies Winter Wonderland for children

World View Christmas
How Christmas is celebrated in 45 countries.

Ben & Jerries Yuletide

More Christmas Links

Try This One for Christmas

Send a Card

Other Festvals
Hannukah - Festival of Lights

Christmas Shootem Game