Emma is councillor for Inverness Central which she won in a By-Election in November 2019.
Coilla Drake has described the SNP pledge to create an Island Bond as a gimmick ” thought up by people who don’t really understand our needs.”
Kirk Torrance is described as a ‘ consultant, technologist, and political strategist’
Ariane works in Sustainable Community Development supporting people to design more sustainable means of living for themselves and their community.
” “My first priority is to be a fearless, independent and effective representative for you, the voters of the Highlands and Islands”
Reaction to Orkney falling into line with the rest of mainland Scotland and remaining at Level 3 has been mixed in the islands.
“The Flotta terminal has a working life left of less than a decade, but it could have an innovative future as for example a Green hydrogen hub, and we’d be delighted if that scenario transpires.”
It is important that Polling Places are safe for the public and for the staff working there.
Coilla Drake, The Labour candidate for the Orkney Constituency in the Scottish Parliament elections has put forward options for easing covid restrictions in the islands.
OIC has had ‘plenty of opportunity to put forward their own views on the matter of easing restrictions.’
“In their meetings with OIC and the other island authorities, ministers made clear the need to engage directly with communities as well as with local authorities.”