This coming Saturday (31st Aug), is the monthly Orkney Armed Forces’ and Veterans’ Breakfast Club meeting in the Kirkwall Legion from 0930 – 1100.
The Heart of Scotland Appeal has launched their 2019 Solheim Cup raffle
Eoin Harcus, representing Evie and Rendall Community Council, unveiled the St Magnus Way interpretation board by the slipway.
Singer songwriters Jess Morgan from England and Nels Andrews from the US are set to tour across the country and will be appearing in Orkney.
Scapa 100: The Orkney Story a 3 day conference will be held in Stromness, Orkney from the 17th – 20th October 2019.
Murdoch Mackenzie’s 1750 chart of Orkney led to a revolution in mapmaking and was the standard work for navigators until the modern admiralty chart.
“Iceland was not just built by Norsemen but equally by Celtic women whose spirit is still very much alive today.”
Tickets are available from the Science Festival website or buy from the Tourist Information Centre beside the Bus Station in Kirkwall.
Opening on Saturday at the Northlight Gallery, Stromness from 1 – 4pm, Real Magic, an exhibition of photography by Ingrid Budge, Anna Charlotta Gardiner and Cary Welling.
On Saturday 17th of August the St Magnus Way Group invites anyone interested to join them for the latest of their free guided walks.