The cumulative total for Covid cases in Orkney is now at 191 as 1 new positive test was recorded in the Health Board area.
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 170 as 3 new positive test results were published today.
Only 28.1% of those aged 18 -25 in Orkney have had both doses pf the vaccine
On 21/07/2021, PHS (Public Health Scotland) noted that no data has been received from the NHS Orkney laboratory since 19/07/2021. PHS are working with NHS Orkney to resolve this issue.
Orkney will move to Level 1 on Monday, 17th May whilst most of Scotland will move to Level 2.
Whilst Orkney has the lowest numbers recorded so far for Covid in Scotland it is a worrying and steady trend upwards in numbers.