If you would like to become a Community Councillor representing where you live your nomination form must be in by 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2022.
Orkney Elects Its Councillors
The count to elect councillors to Orkney Islands Council took place today, Friday 6th of May 2022
Teaching Union Urges Candidates to Support Increased Investment in Orkney Schools #OICelection
“There is a very clear and urgent need to address shortages within the teacher workforce to support education recovery. ” Jo Hill, EIS Local Association Secretary
“This is our chance to do things differently”: Orkney Greens Launch Their Election Manifesto
“This is our chance to do things differently, set ourselves up for the coming decades, and make Orkney a more prosperous and sustainable community. “
Candidates Announced For Elections to Orkney Islands Council
Elections to Orkney Islands Council take place on Thursday 5th May 2022.
Results Roundup #Orkney
Orkney Constituency and Regional voting result 2021
Liam McArthur Retains Orkney For LibDems But Vote is Down
Liam McArthur has retained the Orkney Constituency seat for the LibDems in the Scottish Parliament elections held on Thursday 6th May 2021.
Counting Underway in Orkney
The estimated timing for the Orkney constituency declaration is around 2pm.
Weather Forecast: Sunshine and showers. Winds occasionally fresh.
Winds northerly occasionally fresh. Temperatures near seasonal averages. Maximum temperature 10 °C.
Letters :Do Television Hustings Matter ?
“ The Tuesday 4 th May BBC1 Hustings confirmed what earlier ones have led us to believe.”