Despite the low number of recorded positive cases in Orkney, water monitoring of the Kirkwall sewage system continues to show high and increasing rates of Covid-19 ribonucleic acid (RNA) .
The Rust2Rome challenge saw Steven, Maur, and their specially purchased Saab travel a total of 4,646 miles from Orkney to Rome and back
Events in Stronsay for the Climate Festival
UNISON has confirmed that strike dates in waste and recycling, schools and early years, that have already been notified to the local authorities will continue as planned during the period of consultation.
The consultation by the Scottish Government is open until 21st of November 2022 and its results will help to shape Scotland’s Agricultural Bill.
More than £1 million in grants have been claimed for the first time since the scheme began. 161 heating and insulation measures have been installed in 119 Orkney homes over the past year.
workshops and events in Stronsay for the Citizen Science Festival
“Aviation and the Art of Engineering” a talk by Professor Dugald Cameron OBE,FCSD,FRSA. Aviation Festival 8th & 9th August 2022 online
All the events are free on The Orkney News YouTube Channel. All the events go to a live chat at 10.30pm.
Ofgem’s newly calculated price cap will be announced today, 26th August to take effect from 1st of October to 31st of December 2022.