NHS Orkney has confirmed the appointment of a new director of nursing, midwifery and allied health professionals. Mrs Elaine Peace was formerly an associate nurse director at NHS Borders, which included the management of four community hospitals, ...
Orkney Manifesto Group welcomes prospective OIC candidate
The Orkney Manifesto Group (OMG) has welcomed a new party member and prospective future OIC candidate to its ranks. Rachael King, who lives in Sandwick, is currently the chairwoman of the Stenness School Parents' Council. Her role became high ...
Busy weekend for Orkney badminton
Orkney's county badminton teams are set to head across the Pentland Firth today for one of their biggest games of the season. The senior 'A' and 'B' sides are due to compete in the first leg of their annual inter-county contest against Caithness, with ...
Funding agreed for Orkney Science Festival
A council spokeswoman explained: ?The Orkney International Science Festival was established in 1991 and is now the oldest Science Festival in the world outside Edinburgh. Held in early September, it runs for a week and exists to promote interest in ...
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