This week has seen an unusual visitor arrive in Orkney
The projected £100,000 per annum for local communities would be index linked and would be paid whether or not the wind blew
Sanday Development Trust is one of 11 community groups to share £2.1 million to develop community spaces.
“By hearing from people on the ground it will give us a much better idea about what is happening in our NHS up and down the country.”
“Scotland is being dragged into this corporate power grab by a right-wing UK Government that is happy for big business to call the shots”
The way people are being cared for in Scotland is changing and Orkney faces many challenges in response to this in the years ahead.
Many people in Orkney who are on zero hours contracts don’t know it. They are unaware of their rights and who to go to if they have a problem
This is just another example of centralisation by Hysterical Scotland
Local MSP Maree Todd has expressed serious concerns about what may happen to the fishing industry during the UK’s negotiations to leave the EU
Urgent action is required to improve key aspects of the management of the Crofting Commission