“The wars that gave birth to Remembrance Day were fought a long time ago. They were fought decades and generations ago. “
To celebrate Scotland’s national day, St Andrew’s, Historic Environment Scotland have thousands of free tickets available across their sites in Scotland.
Bidding has opened for an auction which hopes to raise a lot of money for Heart Research UK.
On Tuesday evening, 30th of October, there was a workshop in the town hall concerning the “Pages of the sea” event to take place on Scapa beach.
It will run on a loop eight times from 5pm each evening between now and Remembrance Day on 11 November.
Moberg worked primarily with photography and Tait became an influential filmmaker, poet and writer.
The Moon will be New on November 7th, and Full on November 23rd, when it rises within the Hyades cluster in Taurus.
This Christmas CLAN Cancer Support’s popular Santa’s Grotto will be hosted at Den & the Glen, Maryculter, Royal Deeside.
There are still many places in Orkney that stay open over the winter season – and the Ness Battery is one of them – but you have to book in advance.
Nowadays you may see people wearing different colours of poppies symbolising the wider effects of war.