” with every page I shivered with love and warmth and nostalgia at every thinly veiled reference to the people and places that made me and, for all their paradoxes, informed my worldview.”
Crew members, past and present, joined in the celebrations Image Credit: RNLI/Charlotte Derra
Robert Foden tells the story of the Norwegian explorer Tryggva Gran, the first person to (officially) fly cross the North Sea. Aviation Festival 8th & 9th August 2022 online
“The episodes are broken up into small sections which each cover a chapter of the manga the anime is adapted from”
The Orkney International Science Festival produced this year an excellent online talk by Eric Walker ( @AstroHighlander ) on ‘The Orkney Sky At Night’ .
The Orkney News continues with its series of short films for Week 2 of the Doors Open events.
“Sequoia seeds have flat wings, and glint and glance in their flight like a boy’s kite.”
On 4th of September 1893, Beatrix Potter first wrote about Peter Rabbit.
The Gaelic short film festival, FilmG, is aiming to find the future stars of the media industry in Scotland.
“Horses having a drink at the pond at Holland Farm. In the background is what must be fairly recently built stacks as they haven’t yet been secured with ‘simmans’ (straw ropes) to prevent them from blowing away in the winter storms.”