Local stars from The Reel Life Foundation in Kirkwall feature in a video, in part to say thank you to everyone who voted for them to receive a £5,000 grant from the Calor Rural Community Fund in order to fund a Music Instrument Bank.
Beast Wars Megatron was an ultra sized Beast Wars toy.
A selection of some of the images of Christmas sent in by Orkney News readers and reporters in 2018.
Christmas, the way it used to be/was not like it is today./The air was filled with magic./There was lots of time to play.
“I visited the Stromness Museum http://www.stromnessmuseum.co.uk/ to see the two new winter exhibitions, and started with ‘Great Expectations – curios from the cupboards’ – and that’s what they are!”
Racists shout, are you listening/In the land money’s missing
Christmas is a time for reflection
On this day 23rd of December 1893 the opera “Hansel und Gretel” by Engelbert Humperdinck and his sister Adelheid Wette premiered in Weimar, conducted by Richard Strauss.
It’ll be a white Christmas
It was the night before Christmas – well 3 nights before Christmas – but Kirkwall was looking festive.