“Despite the swift conclusion of this investigation, we will continue to work with Police Scotland on informative and preventative educational sessions for pupils, staff and parents across secondary schools and departments including Papdale Halls.” James Wylie
“I am particularly keen to see more young people and women stand to ensure that the Council is more akin to the population it represents.”
“I would encourage others with any disability, who are interested in standing for election to contact Inclusion Scotland for help and advice.””
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
there will be a full closure of Papdale Nursery and a partial closure of Papdale Primary from Monday to Wednesday 8-10 November.
A fully funded 4 year PhD student placement is on offer to interested candidates to get in on groundbreaking work to look at how island communities are affected by national policies.
A local consultation has been launched on the way forward for Orkney.
Reaction from Orkney’s politicians on HIAL and Prospect discussions
“A contentious issue, with many aspects to be taken into consideration in many ways.”
Cllr James Stockan, Leader of Orkney Islands Council has been shortlisted for the 2021 Cllr Awards for Leader of the Year.