As we approach the celebrations to mark the birth of Scotland’s greatest poet, Robert Burns, 12 original manuscripts written by the bard himself are to go on display this January as part […]
Letters: Apology Required #EnergyPriceCrisis
“Before Alistair Carmichael can join the long-running campaign for fair energy prices for folk in Orkney and Shetland – and indeed all off-gas areas across the Highlands and Islands – I think he needs to apologise to his constituents.”
“Replace sleeping pods on Northlink for something people can sleep in.”
A petition to get the pods changed on Northlink for something people can actually sleep in has been started.
Letters: ‘The UK energy system is broken’
“Orkney folk, along with our Highlands and Islands neighbours, continue to pay more for electricity than anywhere else in the UK despite the fact we are net exporters of clean, green electricity.”
Letters: “weakness and herd mentality ” displayed by Tory MPs
“Watching the supposed resignation speech from Boris Johnson, I could not help but be taken aback by the total lack of self awareness on display.”
Create a Poster/Video Competition: Planet Fair Trade
Create a poster, a video and/or write a letter for Planet Fair Trade – World Fair Trade Day
Letters: 5G Concerns Continue on Stronsay
A Stronsay parent shares his concerns
Letters: “Animals are not commodities”
“think hard before taking on a living creature, that you might not be able to properly provide for.”
Letters: Climate change, doomed or no?
“The poorer you are on this planet, the more at risk you are from climate change doom.”
Age 11- 20? Letter Competition
All young people from 11 – 20 in Scotland are being encouraged to write a letter to the Scottish Parliament about how they would like to see it develop over the next 20 years.