25 December 2016 and 1st January 2017 : The Kirkwall Ba Game at Laing Street, Kirkwall

Monday, January 25, 2016, 3:05pm

The Kirkwall Ba Game (also spelled ba’) is a traditional mens game of mass football with very few rules & is one of the main annual events held in the town of Kirkwall. The two sides are the “Uppies” & the “Doonies”. The waiting scrum can number up to 350 men and is a sight not to be forgotten.