Archive for January 5th, 2018

Stronsay group campaign to attract folk to the island

A community group on Stronsay, Orkney’s ‘island of bays’, has launched a campaign to attract more visitors and residents to the island. The group has unveiled a new website, www.visitstronsay.com to provide tourists and potential new residents with a behind-the-scenes look at life on Stronsay, which has a population of around 300. Dianne Riley-Moore, a […]

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Inside January’s Peedie Orcadian

The Peedie Orcadian — the new supplement made for and by young people in the county — is included in this week’s edition of The Orcadian, which is now available in shops and online. This month’s edition of The Peedie Orcadian features a front-page story on how 2018 is being celebrated as “The Year of Young […]

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In this week’s edition of The Orcadian

This week’s edition of The Orcadian is now available from all the usual outlets, and here. The front page features the first Stromness Yule Log in 80 years, and the Ba’ Committee’s praise for players’ conduct in the New Year Games. Also in the paper: • Three well-known Orkney faces — Rita Jamieson, Glenys Hughes, […]

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