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Tory Tax Proposals Would See “NHS Orkney losing £4.1million of funding”
The SNP has estimated that under Tory plans for income tax, health and social services would be hit by devastating cuts with NHS Orkney losing £4.1million of funding.
Sgathaich: Star Trek Lower Decks – Crisis Point
“the series best strength is rather than focus on a long-serialized plot like most modern Trek does, the main progression comes from the characters.”
Bahrain’s National Days are on 16 and 17 December.
Emma Roddick MSP “the only way to protect Scotland is through independence”
“A new IPSOS Mori poll has shown that support for independence now sits at 56% – a six-point rise since the last IPSOS poll on the referendum question.”
Sgathaich: My Little Pony: A New Generation
” I’m happy to say it’s a good enjoyable movie that has many, many things that made me go “wow, this is really good”.”
Misreading the Public Mood
“Strikers are not where they are because this year is tough, it is because the base upon which they are struggling was kept low for so long.”
“The 6th December is a national public holiday, and a flag flying day to celebrate Finland’s declaration of independence from the Russian Empire”
Epilepsy in Orkney, Share Your Views
“The mission of Epilepsy Scotland is to work with people living with epilepsy to ensure their voice is heard and that is what we wish to achieve for people living in Orkney through this survey.” Ross Cunningham
Sgathaich: Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire
“Set in the Hoenn region and like the rest of the first 4 regions of the franchise it’s based on locations in Japan.”