Prospect has agreed to suspend the strike action on the 26th April to allow discussions to continue. Action short of a strike will continue.
“We are working hard to provide as much certainty to support farmers and crofters as we can. This money will provide a welcome cash injection to businesses and the wider rural economy. “
The Festival will avoid taking funds from “fossil fuel companies and their primary trade bodies”, the latter referring to income taken from partnerships with the Scottish Oil Club
“The site includes finds from the Pictish through to the Viking period.”
“With an annual value of £944 million, seafood accounts for 58% of Scotland’s total food exports. Seafood is highly perishable and therefore dependent on the sort of swift and reliable transport connections which would be damaged by a disorderly UK exit from the EU.”
There are 285 million people who are visually impaired, of which 39 million are blind according to figures from the World Health Organisation.
“Tuesday, 2nd April saw a presentation by AGM Batteries given over at the ICIT campus.”
More than 11,000 women die from secondary breast cancer each year in the UK.
Thursday evening saw the Kirkwall Grammar School team Timeless take this years award at Young Enterprise Orkney Area Team Local Finals
472,758 people took part in the RSPB’s Big Garden Bird Watch this year.