Half the population of the linked islands of Burray and South Ronaldsay have signed a petition ‘to insist on the re-opening of the recycling centre in St. Margaret’s Hope’.
From Monday 14 September the reception at the Warehouse Building in Stromness will open to the public, to deal with customer services enquiries (payments, blue badges etc.) and police counter enquiries.
Orkney Islands Council is seeking views about the marine environment out to 12 nautical miles from the islands.
From Monday 7 September Orkney Islands Councils Sport and Leisure Service will be taking bookings for their sport and leisure facilities ahead of their reopening during the week commencing 14 September.
“We would be looking to open in January and we need to hear from parents and carers first to allow us to shape the facility.”
Orkney Islands Council has been awarded £26,400 to invest in projects designed to boost the attainment of local care experienced children and young people.
Coilla Drake who lives in Westray will contest the seat for Labour.
To use the library you will be asked to book a time slot in advance as admission into the building will only be possible by booking.
The open camp sites and how to book
“funding to Orkney Islands Council follows a tried and tested formula to ensure fairness to all 32 Local Authorities, in Scotland.”