Archive for March 6th, 2017

Stromness Shopping Week Queen selected

Stromness Academy pupil Megan MacLeod has been chosen as this year’s Stromness Shopping Week Queen. Megan is pictured above, in the centre, flanked by her Shopping Week attendants, fellow Stromness Academy pupils, Emma Sutherland (left) and Anna Taylor. The 2017 Stromness Shopping Week is set to run from July 16 to July 22.

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Council publishes annual performance report

Orkney Islands Council has published its latest annual performance report. Covering 2015-16, the report details progress towards targets set out in the council’s delivery plan for 2015-2018. It also charts how well OIC is performing against national benchmarking indicators for local government in Scotland. Andrew Groundwater, the OIC’s head of HR and performance, said: “You […]

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