People in Orkney are being urged to take part in a consultation on plans for new legislation aimed at empowering island communities.
A newsletter for the new joint board that will deliver integrated health and social care services for Orkney will be released on Thursday (1 October).
Development of Scapa Link Road, which will provide access to Orkney’s new Hospital and Healthcare Facilities, begins this week.
To mark Scottish Mental Health Week, the Orkney Equality Forum is holding an awareness raising event on Monday, 5 October 2015.
Orkney Islands Council’s Elected Members agreed unanimously this week to offer support to those affected by the current refugee crisis in the Middle East and Europe.
Orkney Islands Council will play host to an international marine environmental conference this week.
Orkney Islands Council is to test interest in the development of a marine energy project involving the Churchill Barriers.
Properties in Orkney who have not yet responded to their annual Electoral Registration Household Enquiry form will now have received a reminder.
Orkney College UHI Curriculum Leader of Hospitality and Tourism, Anne Hill has been invited by Falkland Islands Government (FIG) to travel across the globe and deliver WorldHost training.
Westray’s Kalisgarth Care Centre will celebrate their 10 year anniversary next week.
A new Facebook page has been launched following the announcement that the Orkney LEADER Programme has been allocated over £2.5million of funding.
Orkney’s Business Gateway Service continues to go from strength to strength according to a recent review by the national Business Gateway Service.
Scotland’s Travelling Gallery returns to Orkney next week.
Following notification from the public the Council’s Trading Standards Service is reminding consumers of their rights when buying goods or services at their doorstep.
Orkney has been allocated over £2.5million of funding to deliver the Orkney LEADER Programme until 2020.
Tomorrow’s (Thursday, September 10) meeting of Orkney Islands Council’s Development and Infrastructure Committee will be broadcast live.
Orkney Islands Council has welcomed a further postponement of plans to close the Police control room in Inverness.
Members of the public have just over a week to give their views on an important planning consultation document
A unique project part funded by Orkney Islands Council will see five artists taking part in a ‘wild camp’ experience across the county this month.
A fund to support cultural events and activities commemorating two key events during the First World War has been launched by Orkney Islands Council.