The cumulative total of Covid positive test results in Orkney now stands at 128.
“Our fear is that we are on the brink of a crisis in urgent and emergency care, and fewer staff will be inclined to work in Emergency Medicine and a depleted workforce will be facing higher demand.”
“On July 19, 2021—branded as Freedom Day—almost all restrictions are set to end. We believe this decision is dangerous and premature.”
A 15-year long dispute with Shetland Islands Council (SIC) over a Long Service Award payments has been resolved.
The Royal Navy Northern Diving Group were awarded the Freedom of Orkney at a ceremony on Friday 9th of July 2021.
Six new positive covid cases have been recorded in Orkney bringing the cumulative total to 125.
A film of the Freedom of Orkney ceremony to the Royal Navy Northern Diving Group
Orkney as recorded 3 more positive Covid cases bringing to cumulative total for the islands to 119.
Thursday, 8th of July, saw a display of diving equipment set up by the Royal Navy’s Northern Diving Group outside the Cathedral.
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