The commemoration will consist of a service,2 minute silence and concert streamed to Legion Scotland’s social media channels from 10.35. The online concert will start from 12.00 until 13:00.
The 75th commemoration for VJ Day – Victory in Japan – will take place in Scotland online on Saturday 15th of August.
“This is a huge step forward and will help us better understand and support our veterans and wider armed forces community across the Highlands and Islands going forward.”
Saturday saw the regular (last Saturday in the month) veterans breakfast at the RBL in Kirkwall.
It estimated that in Orkney there are over 1,000 military veterans and in Scotland as a whole, 220,000.
There were 9 of us to the last Military Veterans Breakfast of 2019.
This months Veterans Breakfast was held in Stromness RBL for a change.
Saturday 30th of November is the monthly meet up of the Military Veterans Breakfast Club of Orkney.
“The Tories want to impose Brexit on Scotland against our will, which will hit jobs and living standards”
“It is our aim to make Scotland the destination of choice for those who have previously served in the Armed Forces”