On this day 7th of July in 1814 the novel ‘Waverley’, by Sir Walter Scott, was published.
A new book by Duncan Lunan who writes the astronomy column in The Orkney News will be out this month – From The Moon To The Stars.
“here’s hoping for some perfect digging weather……….”
Anyone who has visited Hoy recently will have been dismayed at the lack of progress for the renovation of the Lyness Museum – aka Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum.
Audiobook Review: Doctor Who: The Sons Of Kaldor by Andrew Smith – released by Big Finish Productions
“The Doctor and Leela find themselves on a seemingly abandoned spacecraft on an alien world.”
The Summer Exhibition hosted by For Arts Sake is on now till 27th of July upstairs in the Anchor Buildings, Bridge Street Kirkwall.
The Elphinstone Institute at The University of Aberdeen has secured £150,000 for a new project to help build integrated and diverse communities in the North-East.
“thinking of those who dive the Orkney waters, these days, and I wrote a little ditty/blessing for them……”
Visiting Happy Valley always has something new or different to reveal.
Here are two poems about the life and death of Jesse James one of the worlds most infamous outlaws.