“This summer my new novel Across The Silent Sea is released by Sparsile Books. It is an exploration of personal recovery, forgiveness and family. The central character is Esther and just thinking of her makes me smile.” Gabrielle Barnby
BURNT OUT encapsulates one Australian’s experience of the devastating bushfires and the personal experience of the daughter of an environmental geochemist.
Celebrate National Potato Day with this simple recipe for potato wedges.
Orkney International Science Festival 2023 programme brochures are now available
“That sea was greater than we knew”
An exhibition of works by Jeanne Bouza Rose will open in the Northlight Gallery Stromness on Friday 28th of July and will run until 10th of August.
“The character of human beings is, unfortunately, a fleeting thing, but the character of scenes and landscapes endures for periods that laugh at history as we know it.” Islandman
“This week, for one week only, Stromness will be the centre of Orkney. Some local merchants think it should be the centre of the islands all the time. ” – Islandman
OISF, which runs from 7th to 13th of September and includes in-person and popular online events, is one of 23 public-facing events across 14 Local Authorities in Scotland to have received a share of £277,666.
‘Team Ithaca’ is taking part in the GB Row Challenge, the toughest rowing challenge in the world.