Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney

Education, Leisure and Housing

The Education, Leisure and Housing Committee plays a key role in the running and development of Orkney's education service, community leisure activities, sport and cultural heritage.

Following the committee restructure in May 2012, this Committee also has responsibility for a range of housing matters, including the provision of council housing.

  • Chair: Councillor Robin W Crichton.
  • Vice Chair: Councillor John A R Scott.

The full remit of the Education, Leisure and Housing Committee is currently being updated and will be available from the 'Related Downloads' section of this page in due course.

Details of the Education, Leisure and Housing Committee meetings can be accessed by year through the links in this section.

Religious Representatives

  • Hugh Halcro-Johnston, Orphir House, Orphir, KW17 2RD.
  • Two other vacancies.

Teacher Representatives

  • Dr Mary Maley, Casa Nuestra, Blackhill Road, Sunnybank, St Ola, KW15 1FP.
  • Jo Hill, 56 Clay Loan, Kirkwall, KW15 1QG.