The Scapa Flow Museum is impressive and is a must see for visitors to Orkney and islanders.
Christmas Past: Home
“Home By Christmas. That’s what they said during the war. In the Middle East, in Burma, in P.W. camps everywhere”
‘Paragraph Eleven Confirm’ #OnThisDay
On 21st of June 1919 the German High Seas Fleet was scuttled in Scapa Flow, Orkney
Sea Eagles, Stockins and Sojers
Hoy, is the most dramatically spectacular of the inhabited islands of Orkney.
Robert Leslie SNP GE Candidate On Environmental Concerns At Lyness
SNP candidate for Orkney and Shetland Robert Leslie has condemned the refusal of the Ministry of Defence to pay for the clean-up of an oil spill
Unloved at Lyness
“We were taken from the ore-bed and the mine”
“Remembering HMS Royal Oak 1939-2019” An Exhibition
As we approach the 80th Anniversary of the sinking of HMS Royal Oak, we visited The Orkney Museum’s exhibit of remembrance.
Work Starts on Scapa Flow Visitor Centre, Hoy
A turf cutting ceremony has taken place at Lyness, marking the start of work to restore and improve the Scapa Flow Museum.
Orkney Builders Awarded Lyness Museum Contract
“We look forward to working with the design team and client on this exciting and challenging contract.”
Upcoming at Northlight: Catherine Grivas Images of Lyness
They show the accelerating deterioration of the wartime buildings in Lyness 2017 -2019.