1 – 5 June 2016: ( and in days to follow)

Monday, January 25, 2016, 3:01pm

A number of cultural events to commemorate the Battle of Jutland & the 100th anniversary of the sinking of HMS Hampshire on 5 June 1916 which saw the loss of 737 men including Lord Kitchener. The Orkney Museum will also focus its summer exhibition on the War at Sea. The iconic ceramic poppy display will be coming to St Magnus Cathedral as well.

http://www.orkney.gov.uk/Service-Directory/S/ww1—2016.htmhttp://www.orkney.gov.uk/OIC-News/Orkney-looks-forward-to-iconic-Poppies-display-at-St-Magnus-Cathedral.htm