Monday evening saw the official launch of The Institute for Northern Studies and the beginning of the 4th International St Magnus Conference at the Town Hall in Kirkwall.
Helen’s Home Cooking, Indian Curry Video and Recipe
Indian Take Away a favourite but a bit too expensive, here is a recipe with video for a quick and easy Chicken Curry with Pilau Rice.
As 18th April is National Columnist’s Day I’ve decided to put up a poem about Newspapers to give ourselves a little 14 month pat on the back.
Rise in Road Deaths Causing Concern
There were 191 people killed on Scotland’s roads in 2016.
Sgathaich: Killer Instinct (SNES)
“let’s look at a game with ninjas, acid spitting reptiles, undead warriors, and a single playable female: that’s right it’s Killer Instinct”
Maree Todd: Our Communities Need People to Flourish
“We need our young people to have the opportunity to stay, and we need to attract newcomers too.”
Green Hair (10)
I am writing this as though it is my last Green Hair article, however as with most experiments in life, time shall tell, time shall tell.
Local Projects Urged to Apply for Centenary Fund
The Small Grants Scheme has funding available and applications are open until 11th May 2018.
Peace Vigil in Orkney “Don’t Bomb Syria”
Around 25 people came together on Monday evening 16th April to protest at the illegal bombing of Syria by the US, France and UK in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Alexander Graham & Non Payment of Unfair Taxes
Today 16th April the Orkney News is pleased to commemorate the man who died on this day in 1783, Alexander Graham.