On this weekend from 10 to 4 at KGS.
Her reign included being monarch of 32 different independent sovereign countries. At the time of her death those numbered 15.
Occasionally fresh northeasterly breeze. Maximum temperature 16 °C.
The NSPCC is hosting a virtual event next Wednesday (September 14) to celebrate the success of the Inter Islands Talk PANTS! campaign over the last year.
Orkney College UHI’s Graduation and Awards Ceremony will return this September – the first graduation event to be held since 2019 – alongside a special event to celebrate the classes of 2021 and 2022 who graduated during the pandemic.
Crew members, past and present, joined in the celebrations Image Credit: RNLI/Charlotte Derra
Robert Foden tells the story of the Norwegian explorer Tryggva Gran, the first person to (officially) fly cross the North Sea. Aviation Festival 8th & 9th August 2022 online
Tickets can also be bought from the Papdale Shop, Sheila Fleets in Kirkwall and at Cafe/Gallery, Westray: Tullochs Pierowall and Jacks, Sanday community shop , Shapinsay and Eday Shop and Maurices in Stronsay.
The Orkney News continues with its series of short films for Week 2 of the Doors Open events.
“This expedition has reinforced my love for nature and my drive and enthusiasm in protecting what we have, at a time when the planet’s future feels very uncertain. ” Emma Steel