16,838 (84.9 %) of people aged 12+ in Orkney are fully vaccinated.
11 of of us gathered in Trenabies on the morning of 27th of November for another excellent, substantial, and tasty breakfast.
The waste water monitoring for traces of Covid-19 ribonucleic acid (RNA) being done by SEPA and Scottish Water still registers high numbers in Orkney.
“I am well chuffed that Orkney is due to receive a hefty £18,600 from the first round of grants from the Scotland Loves Local Fund.”
“This year we have already heard of folk turning off their electric heating and using makeshift heating sources involving biofuel cans, which raises issues of fire safety as well as affordable warmth. ” Robert Leslie Director, THAW Orkney
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is at 906 as 3 new positive test results were recorded in the health board area.
” A ramble through the fields with the family turned into an incredible discovery. ” Jim Irvine
“all poultry and captive bird keepers to keep their birds housed or otherwise separate from wild birds” Statement from Chief Veterinary Officers
The new housing measures will come into force on Monday 29 November,
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 903 as 3 new positive tests were recorded in the Health Board area.
“Nothing is more important than ensuring every child and young person has the same opportunity to succeed in education, regardless of their background – we will deliver this for them.”