Representatives of the multi-agency Orkney Local Emergency Co-ordinating Group (OLECG) have visited residents in Graemsay following disruption to the island’s regular water supply.
Orkney Islands Council has announced the first of the public drop-in sessions being held on the isles as part of consultations to look at options for waste collection and recycling in each community.
The Island Areas Ministerial Working Group reconvened today following a commitment by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon as part of the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government last November.
The multi-agency Orkney Local Emergency Co-ordinating Group (OLECG) met today after notification by Scottish Water of disruption to the supply in Graemsay.
Nine Orkney Islands Councillors visited KGS today (February 24) to visit Modern Studies classes and run a drop in surgery at the school for all interested pupils.
Orkney Islands Council’s Trading Standards team is warning local businesses about a scam that is currently doing the rounds.
A county-wide consultation is underway to help Orkney Islands Council plan how best to expand the current alternate weekly collection of refuse and recyclable items to residents across the isles.
Orkney Islands Council is warning motorists that extensive roadworks will be taking place in the county over the coming six weeks.
Elected Members have set Orkney Islands Council’s budget for the next financial year.
Details of a new early morning bus service for the west mainland and timetable changes for the X1 St Margarets Hope - Kirkwall - Stromness route starting on Monday February 16.
For the first time, the counting of votes for the election in the UK Parliamentary Constituency of Orkney and Shetland will be held in Shetland.
A leading national charity which advocates for the rights of children in care, Who Cares? Scotland, will visit Orkney next week (Feb 9-11) to talk to local organisations about their responsibilities towards young people.
Elected Members have recommended Orkney Islands Council’s budget for the next financial year.
Orkney Islands Council is consulting on three documents related to homelessness and housing in the county.
People in Orkney have the chance to comment on proposals for the future delivery of integrated health and social care services.
More than 1,200 homes and businesses in Kirkwall in the Orkney Islands can now order next generation fibre broadband thanks to the Digital Scotland public-private partnership.