Shirley is Orkney Masterchef Lucky Local

Shirley Davies from Burray has been selected for The Lucky Local spot in this year’s Orkney MasterChef competition.

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Thieves strike at Orkney’s Italian Chapel

Orkney is usually a peaceful place with very little in the way of crime.  However, it appears that within… [more]

Thieves strike at Orkney’s Italian Chapel Thieves strike at Orkney's Italian Chapel

Battle of Jutland Commemoration

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) is helping to bring Orkney's war time history to life with… [more]

Battle of Jutland Commemoration Battle of Jutland Commemoration

Stromness barometer restored

A Fitzroy Fisheries barometer in Stromness, which has provided weather guidance to sailors for over 150… [more]

Stromness barometer restored Stromness barometer restored

Orkney storm reveals ancient bones.

Orkney archaeologists had to act quickly after heavy seas on the Deerness coast removed a section of… [more]

Orkney storm reveals ancient bones. Orkney storm reveals ancient bones.