Topped with a turf roof adorned with wild flowers and an ever watchful cat Nick Morrison’s Orkney Straw House in Orphir overlooks Scapa Flow.
A woman of independent mind.
“We’re also going to be the first country in the world to undertake a region-wide blue carbon audit, which will be carried out in the Orkney Islands maritime region.”
“This is what happened, as it happened. There is always Hope.”
“Thousands of Unite members in the offshore sector have sent the OCA employers a clear message through these industrial action ballots.”
“Sunday the 28th October, a beautiful, sunny, crisp autumn day, and we thought we’d go to Scapa for a walk along the beach. “
Bidding has opened for an auction which hopes to raise a lot of money for Heart Research UK.
“After Brexit UK registered vessels will no longer have an automatic right to land fish in any EU port”
On Tuesday evening, 30th of October, there was a workshop in the town hall concerning the “Pages of the sea” event to take place on Scapa beach.
“What’s to be seen, on a lunch-break walk above Stromness. “
“This is an important marine archaeology project surveying what remains of the German High Seas Fleet warships that were salvaged from Scapa Flow in the inter war period.”