“There is so much wealth and so much misery at the same time, that it seems incredible that people can endure such class difference, and accept such a form of hunger while on the other hand, the millionaires throw away millions on stupidities.” – Frida Kahlo
Revealing the Secrets of The Stone of Destiny
Today the Stone of Destiny is in the care of Historic Environment Scotland (HES) on behalf of the Commissioners for the Safeguarding of the Regalia. HES have been conducting forensic tests on the Stone using a variety of techniques.
Public Holiday for Coronation King Charles III 8th May 2023
The coronation ceremony of King Charles III will take place on Saturday 6th May 2023.
Rare Pottery Raising Money For Orkney Charities
“Harray Potter Ltd currently supports four charities: The John Rae Society; The St. Magnus Way; the Orkney Japan Association and The Longhope Lifeboat Museum. I offer these mugs for sale to support any of these Charities.”
Proclamation of King Charles III Read Out in Kirkwall
On Sunday 11th of September announcements were made across Scotland of the accession of King Charles III.
An Extraordinary Woman
Her reign included being monarch of 32 different independent sovereign countries. At the time of her death those numbered 15.