” Lesley’s knowledge of life in the Western Isles and Scandinavia must inspire us to consider their solutions to our problems.” Mike Robertson, Yes Orkney
There are calls for an investigation into how HIAL handled the Remote Towers project and the spiralling costs it involved.
The online survey is for islanders , public bodies, businesses and the voluntary sector in the three island authorities: Shetland, Orkney and the Western Isles until 6 June 2022.
“I was watching ‘Antiques Road Trip’ – again – and Philip Serrell went over to Cumbrae on the ferry from Largs to Millport.”
Looking down on the Pierowall and its natural harbour in Westray, Orkney, Scotland. Image credit: Jim Richardson
In 2020 OIC was given an extra £750,000 towards the cost of Nordic Sea which the council had bought at an estimated capital cost of £1,535,000. T
Several community wellness projects in Orkney have received a boost in funding from the Scottish Government.
“There’s a row of books by Alice Thomas Ellis on one of our shelves.”
Islanders are being offered the opportunity to help shape the future of a new app which encourages people to explore more of Scotland’s islands for more of the year.
The Scottish Islands Passport is an App you can easily download freely to your device. It provides you with information and advice about Scotland’s participating islands to encourage you to visit them.