Archive for July 1st, 2017

Views sought on Islands Bill proposals

The Scottish Government is asking for views on how new government legislation, which  will give more power and protection to Scotland’s islands. The government’s Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee is asking for individuals and organisations to provide them with evidence, as it examines the Scottish Government’s Islands (Scotland) Bill. The Convener of the Committee, Edward […]

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Look to the Sky this summer

Sky watchers in Orkney were treated to a spectacular young, crescent moon earlier this week, on Wednesday night. There is more to come later in the month, looking further ahead to the solar eclipse, later this summer, on August 21. For all the upcoming meteorological events and movements, pick up a copy of this week’s […]

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