A video interview with Singer/Songwriter Sarah McQuaid who is currently in Orkney.
“Making A Difference for Men and Boys”
The number of people choosing to cycle has increased by 35% over the last ten years.
Book Week Scotland is on from 19th – 25th of November and there are a host of digital events taking place and there’s a bit of rebellion about it.
Access to the countryside will be under discussion at a conference in Orkney later this month.
Santa will take up residence in his grotto and be ready to meet children and their families in the weeks leading up to Christmas
“History might as well be water, chastising this shore;
for we learn nothing from your endless sacrifice. ” Carol Ann Duffy ‘Wound in Time
The Pages of the Sea event which is to take place on Scapa Beach on 11th of November, 3pm, will be a large-scale sand portrait of Lieutenant Robert William Taylor MC, from Flotta.
The Orkney News joined the crowds on the streets of Kirkwall to watch the art installation on the walls of St Magnus Cathedral to remember the fallen in World War 1.
Lovely crafted gifts will be on sale on Saturday the 10th and Sunday 11th of November at the Sooth Isles Craft Fair.