Hirta is a Fisheries Protection vessel.
A woman of independent mind.
On this day , 31st December in 1720 Prince Charles Edward Stewart, The Young Pretender, was born in Rome.
“The geese seem to return to Orkney earlier every year.”
In atrocious weather destroyers HMS Opal and HMS Narborough were wrecked on the rocks of Hesta, Orkney
Kirkwall has the Ba. Stromness has the Log. Now Birsay……..
“A little carved ball was found, at the Ness, all covered in muck.”
“The Scottish Welfare Fund continues to provide a vital lifeline”
Scotland is aiming to become the world’s first Daily Mile nation.
“No matter where you shop, you should not be punished because of your postcode.
Nominations close at 5pm on Monday 15 January 2018