News from Orkney Islands Council
On Saturday 27th April there will be a Research Day in the Archive Room, Orkney Library and Archive in Kirkwall from 10 am – 4 pm
The consultation closes on Friday May 24 and the results will be considered by the Council’s Licensing Committee at a later date.
DPEA Scotland has granted planning permission for 2 wind farms by Hoolan Energy to go ahead in Orkney. Full details here
It was only a few days ago that one of the standing stones at Orkney’s ancient Ring of Brodgar was vandalised in the most recent case of graffiti to appear on them
The STUC is an independent organisation , established in 1897, and today represents about 540,000 workers through their 37 affiliated unions and 20 trades union councils.
SSEN Transmission has submitted a planning application under the Town and Country Planning Act to Orkney Islands Council for its proposed new substation at Finstown.
The exhibition is on from 20th – 30th of April from 11am to 4pm. Closed Sundays.
“We re-build, it’s what us humans do – we rebuild after ice ages, and after fires. It’s what we do – we adapt, and so, survive.”
Even though I’ve managed to avoid GOT this season so far, I’ve not managed to avoid the hype, here is a poem entitled one of the most oft used phrases.