The Orkney News continues with its series of short films for Week 2 of the Doors Open events.
“This expedition has reinforced my love for nature and my drive and enthusiasm in protecting what we have, at a time when the planet’s future feels very uncertain. ” Emma Steel
A ban comes in place today, 5th of September 2022, on smoking within hospital grounds.
Broad Street in Kirkwall was bathed in sunshine yesterday for the Science Festival Vintage Car & Motorbike Display.
Paper making workshop in Stronsay 5th of September
A fresh pay offer has been put to Scotland’s Trade Unions representing the local authority workforce.
“The new nursery will support families from both mainland Orkney and the outer isles, as well as providing opportunities for Childhood Practice Students from Orkney College.” – Mairi Gougeon
Stronsay event on recording wildlife
Tracy Hannam is in Orkney continuing her solo 12,000 mile UK coast path hike Tracy is raising funds for the RNLI and can be spotted carrying a huge pack bright clothes and her trusted big Agnes tent.
Confidential medical records in Stronsay had been accessed by a member of staff, now no longer employed by NHS Orkney. The breach came to light after a complaint raised by a member of the public.