James Chalmers former College lecturer and JRS member is attempting to row across the Rae Strait in his living room as his part of the John Rae Challenge to help raise money for the restoration of the Hall of Clestrain
The team at Sheila Fleet Jewellery have completed a charity challenge to raise funds and awareness of pancreatic cancer.
“I was very pleased to see on the Ness of Brodgar Trust website, that two sets of greeting cards are now available”
“CLAN is a fantastic charity that did so much for my mum and I that is why I am challenging myself to walk 100 miles!”
A Go Fund Me page has been set up for people who would like to contribute to the funding of the materials.
It was on a dreadful night in 1969 that the Longhope lifeboat was launched to go to the aid of the Liberian vessel ‘Irene’ . All eight of the lifeboat crew were lost.
CLAN Cancer Support is seeking walkers to take part in a walk along one of the seven wonders of the world,The Great Wall of China, to raise money for the local charity.
David McKevitt (54) and Connor Dawson (21) will set off on their mammoth nine-day bike ride on Saturday, 25 April
She plans to be in Orkney for 11th January all going well and will be celebrating the anniversary date of when she set off while she is there .
Each lighthouse will be individually designed and painted by some of the region’s most talented artists