As the tourism sector begins to open up after months of lockdown The Orkney News looks at some holiday ideas.
The Italians in Orkney 1941 – 1944 written by James MacDonald
It’s a fair trek to the Covenanters Memorial at Deerness but for those who do the views from it are outstanding.
Very little remains of what was once a massive airfield in World War 2 set up to protect the Royal Navy’s fleet at Scapa Flow.
“There is a public pathway up to the left of Mill House, which takes you past the Loch of Tankerness. “
“Somewhere beyond the sea
She’s there watching for me”
“we thought we’d go to a beach, and decided on Inganess, near Kirkwall. “
The first show for a busy 2020 at the Northlight Gallery in Stromness opens with NORTH Land and Sea.
The lives of the men from HMS Pheasant are highlighted in an exhibition at the Hoy Kirk Heritage Centre for the month of March.
“Beyond you America
behind you Stromness”