“Open the door for the auld year/It is the pairtin-time”
Fresh to strong southwest breeze veering northerly and easing. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
The year – turns
“One headline was, that there had been over 50,000 new cases, and over 900 deaths, in that day.”
On Hogmanay I’ll be alone/Surrounded by my kin,/Who, from their places on the walls/Will bring the New Year in.
Final arrangements are now being put in place for this year’s Yule Log competition in Stromness – taking place this Hogmanay from the Pierhead in the town.