The Scottish primrose: listed on the Government’s Scottish Biodiversity List and is classified as being ‘nationally scarce’. Only found in the wild in Caithness, Sutherland and Orkney.
“I’ve made my own Museum of
Happiness,” Stuart A. Paterson, Images by John Mowat
Mhairi MacInnes speaks about the anti-uranium mining campaign which took place in Orkney in the late 1970s and early 80s.
Strong to gale force southeasterly winds will persist. Chilly. Maximum temperature 9 °C.
Images of Yesnaby Orkney
“Approaching the Broch of Borwick, looking along the line of cliffs”
Rain accompanied by strong southerly winds. Maximum temperature 5 °C.
Light southerly winds. Maximum temperature 17 °C.
Light winds and feeling warm for Orkney too away from coasts. Maximum temperature 17 °C.
Mainly cloudy with a little mainly light rain or drizzle, some patchy haar this morning. Cloud may break across Orkney this afternoon to allow some warm sunshine. Maximum temperature 16 °C.