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“Andy asked me to thank his staff for the work they are doing under these circumstances and lets face it they ARE front line essential workers.”
“Today we have also had to call on military help to transport a patient from one of Scotland’s islands to the mainland for treatment.”
“Let me be crystal clear, people should not be travelling to rural and island communities full stop. They are endangering lives.”
Local shops and businesses in Kirkwall, Orkney delivering to your home or for pick up.
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) is highlighting the risk of fire that comes with emollient creams during Older People Month of Action
“Even something as simple as going to a local public park or sitting by a window to watch butterflies can be beneficial to our mental health.”
322 tests were positive,7228 tests were confirmed negative,6 patients who tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) have died
Orkney Islands Council has launched a new online platform which will make it easier to get in touch, make online payments and to report and track issues and requests.
All proposed industrial action is now suspended until after the ballot result.