The Orkney News intends to make a documentary film telling the individual stories of those who died, what impact their loss had on their friends and families and why it is important that their sacrifice is remembered today.
“it really was the cure for everything – if you had a cold, it was off to bed, with a ‘hot one’ – drink it hot as you can”
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“Robert Burns is Scotland’s poet but he belongs to the world….I make no apologies for beginning my story about Burns not in Ayrshire, but in America.”
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There’s a small island called Eynhallow, across from Aikerness Beach and the Broch of Gurness, in Evie.
“To get to the Broch of Burroughstone, park, considerately, by the road, and follow a well-defined path through farmland, to the Broch. “
patterns which look vaguely human, reminds me of some ancient rock art
here’s a good walk, from Stenness village. Take binoculars!
“For all these walks, take a good map with you, and wear stout footwear!”