The action will hit major oil and gas operators including BP, CNRI, EnQuest, Harbour, Ithaca, Shell and Total. Energy companies which have been enjoying a massive surge in their profits.
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Weather Forecast: Early rain for Orkney, then dry.
Rain dying out across Orkney this morning to leave a dry afternoon with some sunshine breaking through. Maximum temperature 9 °C.
Pentalina Returns to Serve Orkney
The MV Pentalina will be back serving the route from St Margaret’s Hope, Orkney, to Gills Bay on the Scottish mainland from the 18th of April
‘No winter lasts forever’
“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.” – Hal Borland
Orkney Men’s Shed Official Opening
On Saturday March 18th Orkney Men’s Shed held their official opening and open day at their new premises based in the Old Herring Factory in Stromness, which they share with two other local community groups.
More Than Fibro Charity plea for local volunteers
“We are looking for local volunteers to facilitate face-to-face support group meetings which we hope to hold once every 4-6 weeks.”
Weather Forecast: Mainly dry and cloudy today. Wind and rain tonight.
Light mainly east or northeasterly winds. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
Opening ” a unique window on the diversity of early life on Earth.”
A small piece of Rhynie fossil plant with fossil fungi colonising the ends, viewed through a microscope. Image credit: Loron et al
Chris’s Quest Lifeboat Station Tour – Orkney #RNLI
Chris Mason is raising money for the RNLI by visiting all of its stations in the UK and Ireland.
“I’ve made my own Museum of
Happiness,” Stuart A. Paterson, Images by John Mowat