The Scottish Government’s Best Start Grant School Age Payment supports families with children old enough to start primary school.
Orkney households are paying £2504 on average per year for their energy, making the islands the second most expensive place in Great Britain for energy bills, behind only Shetland.
Ruby Ionides from North Walls Community School, Orkney won the Primary-age category for their photograph ‘White Wood Window and Reflections’ in the Scottish Civic Trusts My Place Photography Competition.
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 5,473.
A number of concerns were raised by Rhoda Grant, Labour MSP for the Highlands and Islands about the situation at Sumburgh Airport in Shetland.
Around a dozen key workers will begin continuous strike action from 00:01 hours on Monday 20 June at the port of Lerwick, Shetland.
Orkney Islands Councillor John Ross Scott who represents Kirkwall East has welcomed the inquiry into the purchase and ongoing expenses incurred by The Nordic Sea.
The Scottish Child Payment helps towards the costs of supporting families.
Archaeologists will be back on site from Monday 20th June to Friday 12th August 2022 and visitors are welcome
The aim of the Seashore – Access For All (S-AFA) project is to ensure everyone can get access to the benefits of the Seashore.