“62% of OIC non-teaching staff work part time, 82% of these part time workers are women.”
To celebrate both Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day Unison’s Sally George led a talk on Equal Pay for Women and The Gender Pay Gap.
The meeting at the St Magnus Centre, Kirkwall is on from 6pm and is open to all.
As part of the events to celebrate International Women’s Day, The Orkney News’ short Animation ‘A Gude Cause Maks A Strong Erm’ will be showing at the Phoenix Cinema, Pickaquoy Centre, Kirkwall.
“I would hope that, some day, people will actually be chosen by ability only. “
The Scottish Household Survey has been published which gives an indication of what people think about living in Scotland. The statistics are for 2017. It’s an indicator of wellbeing and lifestyle which […]
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‘Section 28’was passed and legislated by the UK Government on the 24th of May 1988.
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.
“The age you become responsible for your actions is fundamental to the criminal justice system and could have a major impact on a young person’s life.”