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Orkney Islands - Scottish beauty

It was grey in grey. Light rain, strong winds and not exactly warm. BUT… yes there is a big but… nature was presenting us the most spectacular views. 47 more words

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Noel Donaldson: The Swan

This swan was photographed on the Peedie Sea, Kirkwall. Here are a series of shots. Can anyone explain what this behaviour means?

Noel Donaldson is a talented photographer who bides in Wick but is a frequent visitor to Orkney. 33 more words


Safe Drive, Stay Alive

News From Orkney Islands Council

Local Emergency Services Drive Home Safety Message

A powerful message will be driven home to local teenagers this week as the Safe Drive, Stay Alive event comes to Kirkwall Grammar School. 269 more words


GMB — Under Brinkie's Brae (13 August 1992)

GMB. “Under Brinkie’s Brae.” Orcadian, 13 August 1992, p. 14.

Signed with initials only.

A severe summer cold has put him in the hospital in Kirkwall. 6 more words

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Happy 10th Birthday CLAN Orkney - Celebrating with an Open Day

CLAN Cancer Support, which supports anyone affected by a cancer diagnosis in north-east Scotland, Orkney, Shetland and Moray, is celebrating its 35th birthday as well as its 10th anniversary in Orkney. 627 more words


Orcadians Mark Merchant Navy Day

Merchant Navy Day, 3rd of September 2018, was marked in Orkney with a wreath laying ceremony at the Kirkwall War Memorial on the Kirk Green. Wreaths were laid by  Lord Lieutenant Bill Spence and Council Convener Harvey Johnston. 610 more words