Preparations are well underway for a staged move to the new Balfour Hospital starting at the end of this week.
NHS Orkney are offering members of the public the chance to have a guided tour around the new Balfour Hospital before it is formally opened.
Filmed By Martin Laird with Music by Jon Berry
With thanks to the staff of NHS Orkney
ENABLE provides service to adults who have learning or physical disability in Orkney.
Kirkwall man Mike Hoy is about to give his 100th blood donation.
NHS Orkney was praised this week for the way it has developed the new Balfour Hospital.
Monday 8 April at 1.45pm – 2.45pm in the Saltire Room, Balfour Hospital. This meeting is open to the public
“Housing and good quality healthcare are two of the fundamental things that people in our community need in order to live long and healthy lives. “
It is thought that there are at least 1000 military veterans in Orkney and with 2 of the Orkney News’ Directors also being veterans we thought it was time to share again links to social groups, information and support that might be of interest to Orkney’s veterans.
Louise Wilson from Orkney is one of 6 people in the Scottish Highlands and Islands who have been awarded prestigious Churchill Fellowships offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel the world and research cutting-edge solutions to important topical issues.