Our annual clear-up is scheduled for tomorrow – Sunday, June 26, and generally involves giving everything a good tidy up before the diggers return on July 4.
“UK Freeports are a key part of the UK Government’s Levelling Up strategy – they will bring innovation, high-quality jobs, prosperity and regeneration for the benefit of the whole of Scotland.” Alister Jack, Secretary of State for Scotland in the UK Government
Pics by McB
1 death involving Covid was recorded in Orkney on 13th of June 2022
To celebrate the life of Nick Morrison. June 26th 3 – 6pm, The Bothy Bar, Albert Hotel, Kirkwall
Inspired by the structures and passageways at the iconic Neolithic village of Skara Brae, Zoe Davidson is launching her new Skara Brae Collection at the Royal Highland Show on 23rd June 2022.
William Bews shop was at 12 Albert Street, Kirkwall
Orkney is again at the top of the rates of Covid in Scotland
The Refugee Week lunch which was held on Sunday, 19th June has raised £742 for the health and well-being of children in the Shu’fat Refugee Camp, near Jerusalem.
“I am delighted to be elected to the position of COSLA Vice President. It is a wonderful opportunity and a role that I am honoured to take on, on behalf of the whole of Local Government.”