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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
Probe after NHS Orkney patient records found on pavement
NHS Orkney is to carry out an internal investigation into what has been described as a "serious breach of patient confidentiality". The admission and treatment records for seven patients were found by a member of the public lying on the pavement near ...
BBC News
Patrolling fulmars plot the geography of this hard, salt-fashioned place
Its one striking feature, in fact the largest artefact in all Orkney, is a sea wall (the "sheep dyke") that bounds the island's entire shore and was built to keep its seaweed-eating sheep off the land and on the rocky beaches. The 180-year-old drystone ...
The Guardian
The prehistoric relics of Orkney
The prehistoric relics of Orkney. Monday 21 July 2014. THE Ness of Brodgar in Orkney is a 5000-year-old Neolithic temple, believed to be as significant in its day as Stonehenge. THE Ness of Brodgar in Orkney is a 5000-year-old Neolithic temple ...
Herald Scotland

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