Offshore Wind Power Ltd plans to construct up to 125 fixed turbines.
Support for Orkney’s Striking Posties
Royal Mail postal workers who collect, sort and deliver parcels and letters are taking national strike action today Thursday 24th, Friday 25th, Wednesday 30th November and Thursday 1st December 2022.
Rain Did Not Dampen Resolve At Orkney’s #TimeforScotland Event
The Orkney ‘Time for Scotland’ event heard from two main speakers, Robert Leslie SNP and Helen Woodsford Dean Scottish Greens.
Orkney Friends of Palestine Highlight Breast Cancer Care in Gaza
The Orkney Friends of Palestine are hosting a meeting on Friday 2nd December at 7pm in the St Magnus Centre, Kirkwall.
Decrease in Hospital Patients With #Covid: Weekly Update
Health and social care continues to be under pressure and this update includes data on social care
“In my mind this only strengthens the case for independence.” Robert Leslie on the UK Supreme Court Judgment
“It is clear that a law that doesn’t allow Scotland to choose our own future without Westminster consent has blown out of the water any notion of the United Kingdom as a voluntary union.”
The Grump Who Stole Christmas #ShopLocal
Kirkwall BID’s Christmas activities start the weekend of 3rd and 4th of December
Bruce Fletcher ‘The Stronsay Limpet’
Premiering Wednesday 23rd of November at 12 midday on The Orkney News YouTube channel is Martin Laird’s film where Bruce Fletcher speaks about ‘The Stronsay Limpet.
SEPA An updated FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Orkney.
Locally heavy rain is expected to affect the area during Tuesday.
Weather Forecast: Bright with showers, prolonged over Orkney.
Feeling cold. Maximum temperature 7 °C.