Archive for July 5th, 2017

Temporary closure of Kirkwall to Finstown road

Orkney Islands Council (OIC) has advised that delays are likely on tomorrow, Thursday, while white lining work is completed on the main Kirkwall to Finstown road. “Temporary road closures will be needed at times while the work is carried out on the stretch of road around the Saverock junction,” an OIC spokesperson confirmed. OIC have […]

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Beechgrove Garden makes Orkney visit

Green-fingered Orcadians were excited this week to welcome three BBC television presenters. Jim McColl, Carole Baxter, and George Anderson from The Beechgrove Garden were on-hand in gardens throughout the county to give Orkney horticulturalists a slice of wisdom, as part of their annual roadshow. As well as hosting a Q & A panel at King […]

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