People across Orkney have the chance to give feedback on how they feel support services and information for parents are available.
Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning, Angela Constance, will be in Orkney this week to lead an education summit between Council leaders, Councillors and officers from Orkney, Shetland and the Western Isles.
On Merchant Navy Day, September 3, Orkney Islands Council will fly the Red Ensign at the Council Offices at School Place, Kirkwall.
A consultation gets underway this week which will help shape the future of partnership working in Orkney.
A series of events during September will highlight Orkney’s pioneering role in creating a new use for power harnessed from the wind and tides.
Orkney Manifesto Group candidate Rachael King has today (August 19) been elected as the new Councillor for Orkney’s West Mainland ward.
A new and enhanced water supply for Hatston Pier recently took a significant step towards completion with the delivery of a new purpose built pumping station.
Orkney’s schools will see twelve new probationary teachers joining the classroom this year.
Orkney’s West Mainland voters will go to the polls on Tuesday (18 August) to choose a new Councillor for the ward.
Orkney residents should receive their annual Electoral Registration Household Enquiry form through the post in the coming days.
Orkney Islands Council is seeking the views of local employers on the skills they feel the county’s future workforce should be equipped with.
A new survey will provide a comprehensive picture of modern-day housing conditions in Orkney.
Orkney Islands Council’s planning guidance for wind turbine projects is set to be updated later this year.
A final round of the Visual Artists and Craft Makers Award Scheme is now open for applications.
Pupils throughout Orkney are receiving their examination results today (Tuesday, August 4) from the Scottish Qualifications Authority.
Orkney Islands Council has secured funding from Museums Galleries Scotland (MGS) to make Orkney Museum’s world class archaeology collection easier to access by researchers and the wider public.
Hatston Pier will be used by the ferry from Aberdeen this evening following the incident last night which resulted in an alternative berth being used.