Were the bones of soldiers killed at the Battle of Waterloo sold as fertilizer?
“It was a pleasure to meet with Cats Protection and discuss their priorities for changes to cat welfare protections that could be implemented in Scotland”
“Dr. Ragnhild Ljosland of the UHI Archaeology Institute is gathering together Orkney stories”
Maximum temperature 13 °C.
“Then (I say) the Earth, [Mars, and Venus] be planets alike, inhabited alike, moved about [the Sun] alike, and it may be that those two green children which Nubrigensis speaks of in his time, that fell from heaven, came from thence…”
On 19th of June 1306 The Battle of Methven took place which saw the defeat of the newly crowned King of Scots, Robert the Bruce.
From Monday 20th of June to 3rd of July on show in the Northlight Gallery Stromness will be an exhibition by Robinson RR : ‘Kafka in Orkney and Other Stories’
“We’re counting down to the start of the 2022 excavation at Swandro, we’ll be back on site from the 20th June until the 12th August.”
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“It’s been delightful to be back and we’ve had more participants than in previous years”