“My constituents on the west coast have engaged in an extremely effective campaign and deserve to be commended for their great efforts in securing this change of heart by the Scottish Government.”
The cafe at the Pickaquoy Centre Kirkwall is situated upstairs but there is a lift available. It is very user friendly for anyone with mobility problems
Bob Leslie is a traditional singer-songwriter whose family ties in Orkney have provided him with creative material for his songs..
“I asked Mike where he’d like to go for lunch, and he said “Somewhere full of light””
“European funding has been of considerable importance to our islands over the past 40 years,”
In Scotland 29 motorcyclists died directly from the accident and 281 were seriously injured in 2017.
“Making A Difference for Men and Boys”
“My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.” (George Eliot)”
The number of people choosing to cycle has increased by 35% over the last ten years.
On this day November 18th 1902 a US toymaker in Brooklyn, Morris Michton names a toy the teddy bear after US President Teddy Roosevelt.