“The best way to protect the economy and jobs in Orkney is to ensure that Scotland remains within the European Single Market and Customs Union.”
Ending Charges on Credit Card Payments
From 13th January 2018 extra charges imposed on payment by credit card will no longer be permitted.
Hogmanay High Seas for Hirta Crew
Hirta is a Fisheries Protection vessel.
Great News for Island Communities in the EU
The Clean Energy Island Initiative is aimed at helping island communities embrace renewable sources for their energy needs.
Taxi For Scotland
“Why are we still part of this corrupt, self-serving and mendacious union?”
Farming Matters: The Crossing Point
“All has changed, changed utterly” (WB Yeats)
Limited Success of Fisheries Talks
Fergus Ewing,Fisheries Secretary in the Scottish Government has responded to a mixed result of fisheries talks between the EU and Norway.
Farming Matters: Love Will Tear Us Apart
“Facts are chiels that winna ding”
Could Organic Farming Feed the World?
are there circumstances under which organic farming could feed 9-10 billion people in 2050?
Fear For Orkney Farms Over Brexit
“This is a bombshell report that exposes just how bad a Tory Brexit could get for Orkney, and other agricultural communities across rural Scotland.”