Five brothers from the Howarth family served in World War 1.
Harry Sultan was born in Hull on the 21st of February 1893 into a hard working family.
On 4th December 1915, at the age of 18, William Spence enlisted with the Machine Gun Corps of the Seaforth Highlanders.
It is important to remember the men who died on HMS Pheasant.
It remains the world’s worst offshore oil disaster in lives lost.
Here is a short compilation of the highlights of the day.
11/11/2018 and Orkney marks the end of #Armistice100
A German living in Scotland, and a Scot living in Germany. Our Grandparents were on opposing sides of the war.
“History might as well be water, chastising this shore;
for we learn nothing from your endless sacrifice. ” Carol Ann Duffy ‘Wound in Time
Noel Donaldson’s images from last year’s ceramic poppy display and rehearsals around events taking place.