TORPEDO FOUND – WATER SOUND – SCAPA FLOW
Celebrating Scapa Flow: Watch Live
A series of events celebrating the history of Scapa Flow will be available to watch live (and recorded) on the Orkney International Science Festival’s YouTube Channel and brought to you by Another Orkney Production (AOP)
When Conservation Produces Division
“someone sent me an email telling of his own experience of the kind of intimidation which conservationists can encounter when faced with the Money Men of this world”
Scapa Flow and North Orkney Designated Marine Special Protection Areas
“There’s no reason why the Scapa Flow MSPA should prevent important sustainable development in the Flow” Councillor John Ross Scott
Developing a Deep Water Facility in Scapa Flow “a once in a generation opportunity”
“I regard this as a once in a generation opportunity, a transformational project that would deliver a major boost for our local economy – creating jobs and business opportunities throughout our islands.” James Stockan, Leader OIC
HMS Pheasant (1917) #OnThisDay
Eighty nine crew were aboard HMS Pheasant when she was lost on 1st of March 1917.
Expeditionary Award for 7 SCOTS Reservists
The winner of the Volunteer Reserve Category is Exercise Northern SCAPA TARTAN.
We got another rig in the Flow on Sunday. Pic taken in failing light with its support vessels still hovering nearby.
Orkney – An ‘Innovation’ FREEPORT ?
Discussions are at an early stage in Orkney to create an ‘Innovation FREEPORT’. What is this? and what would it actually mean?
St. Mary’s Walk
“It’s not a dance, or a fiddle tune – it’s a walk along the shore from St. Mary’s, Holm “