“Yesterday we discovered that, far from being abandoned, no-deal wasn’t just the preferred option but the sole aim of the whole process.”
Looking Forward to Listening to Lesley Riddoch
“I am very much looking forward to listening to Lesley Riddoch’s talk tonight, Tuesday 1st September 2020”
Are Our Food Standards and Farming Industry Under Threat of a ‘Stack it high, Sell it low’ Mindset ?
“We must maintain our integrity throughout everything that we do—environmental standards, animal health and welfare and so on.” Jonnie Hall, Director of Policy for NFU Scotland
Orkney Wins €100k EU Responsible Island Prize
“Over the last 15 years Orkney has become very successful at participating in EU research and collaboration programmes relating to sustainable energy.” Gareth Davies, Co-Chair of OREF
Lithuania Reinstates Its Independence: #OnThisDay
On 16th of February 1918 Lithuania reinstated its independence.
Brexit: What Happens Next?
For just under a year the UK will exist in a ‘Transition Zone’.
Keeping Strong European Research Links
The University of Aberdeen has announced a new £100,000 fund to help maintain and strengthen its European research links.
Brexit: 11pm Friday 31st of January 2020
A few images from Orkney
Maree Todd MSP Accuses Tories of Fishing Sell Out
“The Tories have sold out Scotland’s fishing communities time after time, and they are prepared to do it again.”
ERASMUS+ and Orkney
Students attend who come from Orkney but also from across the world especially the EU.