The people who ultimately inhabited Badbea had been forced from their homes on fertile land and left to fend for themselves upon the clifftop
The Orkney News roving reporter, Nick Morrison, is in Krauthausen, Germany where he brings us news of May celebrations there
“I am delighted with the overwhelming support for my proposals to increase fire safety in Scottish social housing.”
“disabled claimants receiving Job Seekers Allowance, (JSA), were 26-53% more likely to be sanctioned than claimants who were not.”
“The good folk of Orkney deserve more frequent, affordable and reliable ferries, run in the interest of public service, rather than solely for private profit.”
“this Scottish Parliament belongs to the people of Scotland”
The ever popular Northlink cruise took place on Sunday 20th May as part of the Orkney Nature Festiva
There will also be a ban on using objects such as plastic milk cartons and netted footballs.
This May, we visited the rest of the Western Isles – Harris and the Uists, and, on the way, stopped off at Smoo Cave again
A 5 person delegation from Orkney Islands Council is to visit Norway despite the cuts taking place across services and the rise in the Council Tax.