Reusing and recycling as much as possible was what Orcadians were skilled at doing for centuries. Nothing was wasted.
“Recently, Mike found this in the Stromness Co-op”
” I was thinking how a lot of people in western civilizations never experience real darkness these days. “
” What looks more likely is that there was something in the centre of Stonehenge I, which was gone by the building of Stonehenge II and III. “
“The most damning thing about the Sue Gray report wasn’t the booze or the parties. It was the appalling way the powerful treated the powerless. “
“The introduction of the bedroom tax has been one of the cruellest policies introduced by this UK Tory government as it targets the most vulnerable in our society.” Emma Roddick MSP
“Many of the old ways of life were similar in widespread farming and fishing communities, and are now fading from the places which can be linked by tales such as those told by Patrick-James – and Robert Rendall”
It’s important that we don’t become numb to this and that we remember that we’re seeing unheralded levels of sleaze and corruption by people who are supposed to represent us.
You can let them know what they are getting right and how they can improve engagement between citizens and our parliament.
” support congregations and faith communities in their endeavours to research the historic legacy of slavery in their own areas, particularly in relation to local religious buildings. “