The Royal Navy Northern Diving Group were awarded the Freedom of Orkney at a ceremony on Friday 9th of July 2021.
“Our Tuesday meeting, 29th June, brought an equally eclectic and interesting collection of items including another mystery object.”
Tuesday, 29th of June, saw Orkney Men’s Shed in the shape of Morgan Harcus (Chairman) and Andrew Swain hand over a large cheque for £1,900 to NHS Orkney.
Some images by Nick Morrison of the Pride event in Kirkwall
“Can any reader identify this object? It is marked with the name of Gould and Reeves of London.”
We have just “joined up” to the Orkney grown initiative to supply fresh milk refill from Crantit Dairy to islanders.
Orkney Mens Shed is now back in business at least as far as meetings are concerned.
In total 14,303 adults in Orkney have had the first dose (76.5%) and 3,197 have had the second dose (17.1%)
The Pentalina in Kirkwall harbour.
St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall, was floodlit in the colours of the Orkney flag – red, blue and yellow- as part of the Day Of Reflection.