A great turnout of vintage cars, motorbikes, new electric cars and vintage tractors today on Broad Street, Kirkwall. The Farmers Market and a jazz band in the car park added to a great […]
the mobile food vans provide a valuable service all year round at locations throughout Mainland.
I came here, because I wanted,
And still want, to be here.
Today’s poem is highlighting the importance of solidarity.
For all musicians out there a tune with a peedie story from local musician and reader of the Orkney News the very talented Fiona Driver.
we cut trenches at different points and were rewarded for our trouble by unearthing a wall
Robert Tannahill – the ‘Weaver Poet’
The Scottish branch of PEN International, is a not-for-profit organisation that champions freedom of speech and literature across borders.
Today marks the day of another great piece of engineering in Scotland, the opening of the Queensferry Crossing. To celebrate I have chosen a poem about another of Scotland’s industries: Shipbuilding.
The conference is being held in Orkney Theatre, Kirkwall on the 14th – 17th September