SAMH is Scotland’s Mental Health charity. It can provide help and support. It states: “Too many promises and a pandemic later, people are still being left behind. Rejected referrals, indeterminate waiting times and inadequate support. ” SAMH
Weather Forecast: Autumnal in blustery showers.
Feeling autumnally cold in the winds coupled with the lower temperatures. Maximum temperature 12 °C.
An Orkney Tapestry with Erland Cooper
An Orkney Tapestry with Erlend Cooper. Orcadian musician and composer Erland Cooper will be featured on the Between the Ears programme An Orkney Tapestry on BBC Radio 3 today (Sunday 10th October), […]
Beginner’s Astronomy: Asteroids and Impacts 2
“Like most people, until the 1960s I greatly underestimated the hazard from incoming asteroids and comets, and greatly overestimated the size that would be needed to cause serious harm. “
The Tuxedo #OnThisDay
It was back on October 10th 1886 that it is said wealthy American merchant banker James Brown Potter wore a dinner jacket to the Autumn Ball at Tuxedo Park, New York.
For Brochtober – We Visit Eves Broch!
“We have been to this little bay for a walk once before…”
3 New #Covid Cases in Orkney
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 342 as 3 new positive test results were recorded in the Health Board area.
Possible Industrial Action By Bus Workers Ahead
Workers in every Stagecoach division in Scotland have supported taking industrial action in a dispute over pay.
Weather Forecast: Dull, misty with occasional rain. Clearing later.
Southwest breezes occasionally freshening. Maximum temperature 15 °C.
Second Lieutenant James Stevenson, Royal Flying Corps : Routes of Remembrance
“In the north east corner of the small windswept cemetery at Evie, some 6 miles north west of Kirkwall, Orkney is a rather weathered lichen covered headstone embossed with the emblem of the Royal Flying Corps. “