Work to re-erect headstones in Orkney’s cemeteries is continuing with five cemeteries now completed, and one more expected to be completed shortly.
“We believe that 135MW is an excessive target and we lobbied hard to get that figure reduced.”
A two-day event based at the Pickaquoy Centre, Kirkwall on 19th and 20th of September will bring together sports governing bodies from the thirteen sports that will be represented at the 2023 Games.
The proposals make no changes to the number of councillors and wards -21 councillors across 6 wards. The ward names will also stay the same.
Orkney Islands Council is reminding the public about the dangers of incorrectly disposing of gas canisters.
A consultation gets underway on Monday 9th September – with feedback invited from tenants and applicants for council housing.
Funding can be used to support research, skills training, studio work, exhibitions and mentoring.
A turf cutting ceremony has taken place at Lyness, marking the start of work to restore and improve the Scapa Flow Museum.
Tankerness Lane will be closed to vehicles throughout the works, with one-way systems in place at various times on Broad Street and Palace Road – with Victoria Street closed to vehicles for approximately five weeks from 6 January 2020.
to learn more about the critically endangered Flapper Skate and general marine life in the North Isles.