Stronsay’s Massive Weekend is taking place on the 18th, 19th and 20th of August
A cold wind and occasional rainfall did not dampen the spirits of islanders and visitors in supporting the Kirkwall RNLI open day at their lifeboat shed on Saturday 27th May.
Light winds in the morning freshen through the afternoon when a few isolated showers are possible. Maximum temperature 12 °C
some images of the celebrations in Kirkwall for Norway’s National Day – Norwegian Constitution Day 17th of May 2023
The Christmas tree on the Kirk Green outside St Magnus Cathedral was gifted by the county of Vestland in Norway.
There were many events from Friday to Sunday, including a parade. On Sunday there was a community barbeque with lots of activities for bairns.
Maximum temperature 21 °C.
The Tog, led by Kirkwall City Pipe Band, saw the welcome return of children and the public joining in the walk from the Pier Head to St Magnus Cathedral.
Winds will be light. Maximum temperature 15 °C.
A film of the Freedom of Orkney ceremony to the Royal Navy Northern Diving Group