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  • Orkney Matters – Your Place, Your Future

    Orkney Matters – Your Place, Your Future

    Calling all Orkney residents – do you want to be involved in shaping your community’s future?

    The LEADER Local Action Group, the council and Voluntary Action Orkney (VAO) want to hear what’s important to you about the place in which you live – whether that be development, the countryside, play areas, sports and leisure, shops and services, activities and connectivity, to name a few.

    27 October 2021

  • Orkney Gateway consultation on World Heritage Site proposals closes this Friday

    Orkney Gateway consultation on World Heritage Site proposals closes this Friday

    The consultation on ‘Orkney Gateway’ proposals for future management of the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site (WHS) closes this Friday, 15 October at 5pm.

    11 October 2021

  • Council highlights online engagement event for National Care Service

    Orkney Islands Council is reminding the public that the Scottish Government is hosting an engagement events to enable people in Orkney to share their views on the National Care Service.

    05 October 2021

  • Challenge Poverty Week - let's talk about making ends meet during COVID-19

    Challenge Poverty Week - let's talk about making ends meet during COVID-19

    This Challenge Poverty Week, Orkney’s Child Poverty Task Force is asking the community to reflect on what being poor really means to local families as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, and actions we can all take to help reduce stigma and bring about change.

    29 September 2021

  • Walk through Islands Deal proposals for World Heritage Site

    Walk through Islands Deal proposals for World Heritage Site

    Orkney people are being invited to walk through ‘Islands Deal’ proposals for future management of the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site (WHS) to help ensure developments strengthen the sense of connection locals have with the wonders left behind by past islanders and protect them for future generations.

    24 September 2021

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