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OIC News archive from May 2016
Big Navy presence for Jutland events

A flotilla of Royal Navy and Federal German Navy warships will be stationed in Orkney for the Battle of Jutland commemorations.

26 May 2016
Working together to make our roads safer

Orkney’s road safety plan for the next four years is now available online.

26 May 2016
Business Gateway seeks feedback from local enterprises

Orkney Islands Council has launched its biennial business survey and is seeking contributions from a wide-range of enterprises.

25 May 2016
Stromness Primary Roof Works to Start

Work is due to start this week on replacing the slates on the roof of Stromness Primary School.

25 May 2016
Tenants for Former Stromness Library Building

Orkney Islands Council is to welcome new tenants into the former Stromness Library building later this year.

25 May 2016
Foreland Road officially opens

The new link road built in Kirkwall was marked with an official road opening ceremony this morning (24 May).

24 May 2016
Students blend music and art for the Orkney Folk Festival

Local art students have teamed up with the Orkney Folk Festival to create a limited edition t-shirt design for the 2016 festival.

24 May 2016
Watch the Council’s latest video – ‘Planning in Orkney’

The Council published a video, ‘Planning in Orkney’, to raise awareness on a public consultation which took place between 5 May and 16 June 2016.

24 May 2016
Anti-Scam Campaign - Call Blockers Success

The Anti-Scam Charity, Think Jessica, is running a two week campaign highlighting the blight of scammers in all their forms.

23 May 2016

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