The JRS will hold two Open Days, on 1st and 2nd August, from 10 am until 4.30pm each day.
This important archaeological project involving The Archaeology Institute of the University of the Highlands and Islands, ORCA (Orkney Research Centre for Archaeology), St Andrew’s University and members of the community is funded by Heritage Lottery Funding.
From 16th of July to 8th of August a huge citizen science butterfly count is taking place. Run by Butterfly Conservation the survey is an important source of data about our butterflies.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Festival’s collaboration and friendship with the Slovenian Science Foundation
A campaign is to be launched in Scotland over fears that our food security is under threat.
The exhibition is open every day except Sunday from 11 am to 4pm – from Saturday 17th of July to Wednesday 4th of August.
The Royal Navy Northern Diving Group were awarded the Freedom of Orkney at a ceremony on Friday 9th of July 2021.
A film of the Freedom of Orkney ceremony to the Royal Navy Northern Diving Group
The Royal Navy Northern Divers Group was in Orkney to receive the Freedom of the islands.
Thursday, 8th of July, saw a display of diving equipment set up by the Royal Navy’s Northern Diving Group outside the Cathedral.