“I valued Euan, not only for his knowledge, but for his acceptance of other ways of seeing that knowledge.”
“I lit a candle, to light him on his way – tho’ I’m sure he’ll be just fiiiine – the fine man that he was.”
Tam MacPhail passed from this life on Tuesday, the 8th of September.
Chadwick Boseman, actor and director, died aged 43 this week.
Many thanks to the Kate Sharpley Library for permission to republish their tribute to Stuart Christie 1946 – 2020 Anarchist activist, writer and publisher who was once a resident and publisher in Orkney.
“This man wrote what I consider to be my anthem ‘Oh Well’ ……”
“Kristin will be greatly missed but her legacy will continue through the success of her students. Our thoughts are with her family and friends at this difficult time.”
Tributes have been paid by Orkney Islands Council to North Isles Councillor Kevin Woodbridge, who passed away at the weekend following a short illness.
“We first came across Coop, about 12 years ago, playing in Blue Rooster, with John Adams and Pete Philips. “
“The image of Billy McNeill proudly holding the European Cup is in my mind as much a symbol of the sixties as Ali beating Liston or a young John F Kennedy reaching the Whitehouse.”