The new £100 polymer note will feature Dr Flora Murray, CBE (1869-1923), the Scottish medical pioneer and suffragette.
“Women’s businesses are a crucial part of our economy.” Sacha Woolham
Women and girls over the age of 13 can apply for up to £500 from The Practical Training Fund.
The Tapestry is a thing of extraordinary love, telling the story of Scotland through the ages.
One ancient grave urn is producing a huge amount of information about one woman and the baby twins she was found with.
The UK Government intends to repeal vital protections requiring age verification and the regulation of ‘extreme’ and violent content.
Nearly 3500 Orkney women between the ages of 50-70 years will be receiving their invitations, over the next few months, to attend for breast screening when the Mobile Unit returns to Orkney on 7th June 2021.
The Joint Committee for Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has announced it will be offering pregnant women the COVID-19 vaccine, in line with the vaccine roll out plan for the UK.
On 18th of April 1916, Edith Wharton, was appointed Chevalier of the Legion of Honour, France’s highest award, for her contribution to the war effort.
The viking grave at Gurness, Mainland, Orkney located where it is now perched perilously close to the edge of the coastline is, remarks Christina Lee, a special link between the old and the new – between the sea and the land.