“We did not deserve to be punished in this way, women put so much into society in so many unseen and often unappreciated ways”
Orcadian John Mowat shares his views on the upcoming General Election
SNP candidate for Orkney and Shetland Robert Leslie has condemned the refusal of the Ministry of Defence to pay for the clean-up of an oil spill
“The Lib Dems would rather Scotland exit the EU under a Tory hard-Brexit than give the people of Scotland the right to decide their own future.”
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“I’m beginning to worry that what actually determines our futures isn’t us, but dark money and forces beyond our ken.”
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Robert Leslie (49) is energy officer at Orkney Housing Association and a former reporter and news editor with The Orcadian and Orkney Today.
“very often it’s the little details that hint at a broader and deeper truth.”