” let us once again rise and drink, to the Immortal Memory of Robert Burns, seer, poet and social reformer – the Voice of Scotland speaking to the World” John D. MacKay
The Orkney News is very pleased to announce that as part of Scotland’s Year of Stories we have been awarded funding to make a series of short films highlighting stories from Orkney.
The Sanday Soulka Group recently presented Orkney Drugs Dog with £850, which was raised during the Soulka’s variety concert on May 14.
“We look forward to supporting them and the wider Sanday community in the coming years.” Dave Neil, Director of Weil Holdings
the UHI Archaeology Institute are hosting a talk by Professor Vicki Cummings of the University of Central Lancashire about her work there with Dr Hugo Anderson-Whymark
“I’m going to witter on a bit about carved, and smooth, stone balls again “
UHI Archaeology Institute student Lucy Morris is researching the post-medieval whales for her Masters dissertation.
Some images from around Orkney
These measures apply from 23:00 hours on 17 December 2020 until this Declaration is withdrawn or amended by further declaration.
A series of workshops on Wednesday and today (Thursday) are involving people in taking forward ideas in redesigning how Orkney responds to social care.