Shireen Abu Aqleh was killed on 11th of May 2022.
‘7 days in the West Bank’: Paintings by Katherine Diaper at The Northlight Gallery
The exhibition runs from the 9th to 20th April at the Northlight Gallery, Stromness, open 11 am to 4pm Monday to Saturday.
On 23rd of May 1939 the UK Parliament voted to establish an independent state of Palestine within 10 years.
Orkney Vigil Supporting the #Palestinian People
A group of islanders came together yesterday, 15th of May, joining in a worldwide event which commemorated #Hakba 73 – 73 years since Palestinians were forcibly evicted from their homes by Israeli forces.
Supporting the People of Palestine
Orkney Friends of Palestine took part in a silent vigil on the steps of St Magnus Cathedral on Saturday, 4th of July.
Silent Vigil in Support of the People of Palestine
OFoP will hold a silent vigil on Saturday, 4th July, between 11 am and noon on the steps of St Magnus Cathedral Orkney. In keeping with physical distancing the group plan to have no more than 5 people taking part.
Orkney Friends of Palestine 2018 Appeal
They are aiming to raise £2,500 which will go towards Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) in Lebanon.
Dr Phillipa Whitford MP to Speak in Orkney
The renowned surgeon and politician Dr Phillipa Whitford is to speak at two meetings in Orkney this week highlighting the impact of Brexit on the NHS and the work she has done as a breast cancer specialist in Palestine.
Orkney Woman Gaynor Jones Reflects on Shufat Refugee Camp
“Their sense of community is strong within the camp and the commitment to their land is enduring.”
Aspects of Palestine
Saturday 25th November, King Street Halls, Kirkwall. Shared supper 6.30 – 7.30pm. Event finishes 9.30pm