This Flood Alert is for coastal flooding, Storm Barra is expected to affect the area later on Tuesday and Wednesday and this brings with it the threat of very strong south easterly winds.
“The Scottish Greens have a strong track record of producing positive results for the people of Scotland by bringing constructive ideas to the table at Holyrood”
A FLOOD WARNING update has been issued for Churchill Barriers.
This FLOOD ALERT is now in force until further notice
A combination of high tides and strong Southeasterly winds means that there is a high risk of wave overtopping and hazardous conditions at the Churchill Barriers during the next 24 hours.
The Italians in Orkney 1941 – 1944 written by James MacDonald
“The feedback we receive will help gauge community opinion on a number of potential options and I would encourage local residents in particular to take part.”
“There are walks which are a bit short to be considered as ‘proper’ walks, but which are very good if you’re not feeling too good, and would like to get some fresh air.”
These significant finds have been of great importance to modern understanding of traditional Nordic boat-building techniques.
It is thought that by 1943, 2000 workers were being employed with the construction of the barriers with 1300 of these being Italian Prisoners of War