“The bottom line here – and I need to be really blunt about this – is that for this lockdown to be as effective as we need it to be, we must radically reduce the number of interactions we are having. “
Orkney is to remain in Level 3 and mainland Scotland in Level 4 but with increased limitations and which activities can take place.
“I dreamt of shopping last night.”
“One headline was, that there had been over 50,000 new cases, and over 900 deaths, in that day.”
The RNIB Helpline remains available on 0303 123 9999 and information continues to be broadcast on RNIB’s Connect Radio station.
Orkney Islands Council is seeking even more relaxation for arrangements within the islands and issued a ‘Letter to all Orkney Residents’ on its website explaining its reasoning.
” I had hoped going into this last one that things maybe had improved at the end but it seems the light at the end of the tunnel, was just the entry light to another tunnel. “
“Today, I have authorised the doubling of our operational presence in the Border areas of Scotland.”
“people with access to outdoor spaces and with nature views, managed to maintain a more positive mood during lockdown”,
“this anthology with, in some cases its group writing, was a revelation. “