Friday Nov 22
And then there were 13: Orkney cheddar granted protected status by EU
Like Stornoway black pudding and Arbroath smokies, the cheese now has Protected Geographical Indication status which assures consumers they are buying a genuine product.
Recipes: Egg and Beremeal bannocks | Spelt risotto
IT'S time to revive interest in spelt, barley and beremeal as tasty, healthy and cheap essential ingredients, says Neil Forbes of Edinburgh's Cafe St Honore.
Serious Orkney fire investigated
Fire crews in Stromness were joined by colleagues from Kirkwall in tackling the Alfred Terrace blaze, which broke out just after midnight.
A sacrifice never forgotten: Battleship wreck torpedoed by German...
HMS Royal Oak was fired three times by Germans in the early hours of October 14, 1939, in Orkney, Scotland 1,200 crew members were alseep below deck.
Ghost ship stories serve a purpose
I am writing this week's article from a place far from Newfoundland, but which feels very much like home.