The Orkney International Science Festival takes place from 1st to 7th of September.
Scottish Salmon Exports Hit By Delays at Cross Channel Ports
Scottish salmon competes in the European marketplace with Norway, which has no disruption to its exports to EU countries. Norway is not in the EU but it is in the EEA (European Economic Area) giving it free access to the markets of the 27 EU countries.
Workshops at The Northlight Gallery Stromness
The Northlight Gallery, Stromness is offering two days of workshops on Tuesday and Wednesday next week (9th and 10th August).
Orkney Vintage Show This Weekend
Over the two days of 6th and 7th of August, the Orkney Classic and Vintage Show will be held at Orkney Auction Mart.
23 New #Covid Cases in Orkney: Weekly Update
1 out of every 19 people in Scotland currently have Covid
Scots Face A Cold Winter As Energy Giant BP Announces Obscene Profits
The UK is heading towards a winter public health disaster as millions are unable to heat their homes and eat healthy meals.
The Peedie Retreat “Big Hearted Raffle”
The Tickets are £5 each. A Pre-launch of ¼ of tickets ONLY will go on sale at The Vintage Rally Sunday the 7th. Then the BIG LAUNCH of ¾ TICKETS WILL BE SOLD from THE PEEDIE RETREAT STALL at COUNTY SHOW on Saturday the 13th
Edinburgh to be a Short Term Let Control Area
“For far too long, too many homes have been lost in our city to the holiday market. ” Leader of Edinburgh Council Cammy Day
‘This is time travel’ in a ‘Sea of Voices’
The full episode is available from 3rd of August
“110,000 workers missing from work as a result” of #LongCovid
“The rising rate of long COVID could therefore put additional strain on families during the cost of living crisis, especially as long COVID is more common among poorer families” Tom Wernham IFS