“By far the two biggest issues facing the UK since the end of World War, way back in 1945, have been Tory Brexit and dealing with the ongoing Covid 19 emergency.”
Limiting the Spread of Sea Lice Using Big Data
Digitising ocean technologies and data collection is providing new insights into the health of our seas.
Exciting StoryTagging Project Reaches Out Across The North
It will collect up to 30 stories in each partner country which celebrate language, dialect and culture, economic heritage, traditions, history, folklore, landscape and archaeology.
Brexit: 11pm Friday 31st of January 2020
A few images from Orkney
Poetry Corner:The Road Not Taken
On Friday night at 11pm we leave the EU and just like in today’s poem; the fork in the road is directly in front of us all.
Thoughts on Being an Independent Part of a Collective
“It took a while for anyone to notice, then Prof. Colin Richards noticed, that the types of stone used at the Ring of Brodgar, were different, as you work your way round the circle. “
EU Proposed Changes to VAT
It is hoped that this measure will help small and middle businesses
New Rules to EU Fisheries
This will be a significant factor in the Brexit negotiations.
What is the London Fisheries Convention?
Note: this is not the CFP – it pre dates the EU.
The Human Consequences of Brexit
We have cancelled building our new home, and have registered for language courses