Archive for July 11th, 2017

Orkney Library to host Biodiversity Open Day

If you’ve been out on a summer walk lately and spotted an unusual creature or plant you didn’t recognise, this Saturday’s Open Day event at Orkney Library & Archive could help you solve the mystery. The Orkney Library & Archive is home to the Orkney Wildlife Information and Records Centre, which is responsible for collecting […]

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Carmichael: Government must protect British farmers in EU negotiations

MP for Orkney and Shetland, Alistair Carmichael,  has urged the UK Government to preserve existing livestock standards after Britain leaves the European Union. Mr Carmichael’s comments came as he sponsored a parliamentary motion on British Farming welfare standards yesterday, Monday. The motion calls for the government to reassure British farmers that maintaining EU standards of […]

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