The two graduation ceremonies for Orkney’s University of the Highlands and Islands shared the same theme – a celebration of resilience.
A woman of independent mind.
“With so many new councillors – most of them young and enthusiastic – there is a need to better coordinate the work we do across Scotland linking with CoSLA and the Unions.” John Ross Scott
“This is another discovery which highlights Scotland’s important place in the global fossil record,”
Of the 45 Covid related deaths registered in Scotland, in 18 Covid was the main cause.
Over 300 offshore drilling and contract maintenance workers employed by Archer, Maersk, Transocean and Odfjell have backed strike action.
Fresh to strong southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 13 °C.
Scotland has a complex mixture of ferries and providers – let’s look at Orkney.
“My cousin, Jim Cooper from Cleat, was a few years older than me and seemed to have made the transition from horse to tractor with nary a thought, although he did occasionally speak fondly of some of his memories of the Cleat horses.”
On average 744 patients in hospital with COVID-19, a 12% increase from the previous week ending 25 September 2022 (664)
Maximum temperature 12 °C.