New guidance has been issued on the wearing of face masks in social care settings
Public Health Experts Urge The Continued Use Of Face Masks
Public Health experts have strongly recommended that face coverings continue to be worn where appropriate – including in indoor crowded spaces and on public transport
5 New #Covid Cases in Orkney
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 178 as 5 more positive tests were recorded in Orkney.
1 New Case of #Covid in Orkney
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 167 as another new positive test result was published today.
3 New #Covid Cases Recorded in Orkney
The cumulative total for Covid cases in Orkney has now reached 162 as 3 new positive test results were recorded for Orkney today
PLEASE KEEP ON WEARING YOUR MASKS WHEN IT’S APPROPRIATE TO DO SO!!!!!
Reminder about face coverings in Scotland
Scotland #Covid19 Update: Face Coverings Mandatory in Staff Canteens as Numbers Continue to Rise
The cumulative total for Orkney of positive cases is now up to 26 and yesterday (15th October) the Western Isles recorded its first death.
Letter: Single Use Face Mask Littering
“So, please, people, having snipped the straps, please dispose of your face masks properly and responsibly.”
‘Mask of Integrity’ Design Innovation Inspired by Viking Women
Clare Campbell of Prickly Thistle has teamed up with the Edinburgh based Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM) to develop natural fibre reusable face mask.
Face Coverings to be Worn in Secondary Schools
From the 31st of August face coverings/masks are to be worn in Scotland’s secondary schools.