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Orkney dig dispels caveman image of ancestors
Until as recently as 30 years ago, the Ring of Brodgar, the Stones of Stenness, and the Maes Howe tomb, all in Orkney, were seen as isolated monuments with separate histories. Now it appears they were built as part of a connected community, although ...
Scotsman
Police investigate after health notes found on Orkney pavement
Police are investigating a patient confidentiality breach after hospital notes were found by a member of the public on a pavement in Orkney. NHS Orkney is also continuing its own investigation into the incident. The confidential patient handover notes ...
Aberdeen Press and Journal
University graduate Sophie Turner tells how love for Orkney made her give up ...
Instead, she's learning to be a stonemason in Orkney and says she couldn't be happier. Sophie first discovered Orkney as a child when she went on holiday to the island every year with her parents Sally and Ian. Originally from Nottingham, the family ...
Scottish Daily Record
Police appeal after missing Orkney man's car found abandoned
Police have launched an appeal after a missing man's car was found abandoned on the west coast of Orkney. Michael Ritch's red Skoda Fabia was discovered in the Yesnaby area following his disappearance on Wednesday. Mr Ritch, 33, is described as ...
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