A review of polling arrangements in Orkney is underway.
The new care home to replace St Peter’s is called Hamnavoe House and it will be open between 10am and 2pm and again between 6pm and 8pm.
The consultation is on in Room 3 at Kirkwall Town Hall from 11am to 3pm.
The focus of the proposals is on Bridge Street, Albert Street, Broad Street, Castle Street, Victoria Street and Main Street – where it is proposed that the designated parking areas will have a maximum stay of 20 minutes.
Orkney’s Local Emergency Co-ordination Group (OLECG) met yesterday in response to the flooding alert from SEPA (
From Monday 13th of January
From August, all three and four-year-olds, and a number of eligible two-year-olds, will be entitled to 1140 hours of early learning and childcare free of charge.
These gate posts are old, made of red sandstone, covered in lichen and mosses, and have dates of 1732 and 185?
The real trees collection will be carried out during the week beginning Monday 3 February.
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