A programme of events has been announced marking 100 years since the scuttling of the German High Seas fleet in Scapa Flow.
A public vote opens this week to select the name for Orkney’s new pilot launch – currently under construction in Spain.
Unspotted Snow will be on at The Gable End Theatre, Hoy – Wednesday 1st May, 8pm.
A series of consultation events will be held in Stromness in May for local folk to come together and discuss and share ideas for the future of Stromness.
Disney on Ice celebrates 100 years of magic in 2019 and you can see them at The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) from 31st October to 3rd November.
Local employers are invited to book their place at an event that will help them learn more about recruiting apprentices and attracting young people to their workforce.
On the 1st May thousands of mums will take part in The Big Breastfeeding Café and The Willows Coffee Shop in Kirkwall, at the Garden Centre, will be joining the fun.
Drone is a theatre show by Harry Giles and company about technology and anxiety — it mixes poetry, music and video in a strange live cabaret.
Thursday 25th of April, the Archaeology Institute UHI will be hosting a discussion on : Climate Change and World Heritage – Orkney and Beyond.
Today the funeral service of Lyra McKee takes place in St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast.