Archive for July 15th, 2017

Football fixtures postponed

All football matches in Orkney have been postponed until next Saturday. This includes tomorrow’s Parish Cup matches between Rendall and Sanday, and Stromness and Holm. No further information is available at this time.

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Vehicle goes over cliffs in west mainland

The Stromness lifeboat was called out to Yesnaby, in Orkney’s West Mainland, early this morning, following reports of a vehicle going over the cliffs there. According to Stromness RNLI, on arrival at the scene the Y-boat and lifeboat began a search of the area. A vehicle was located in deep water out of reach of the […]

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Pier closed during Disney Magic visit

The popular cruise ship Disney Magic is due to visit Orkney on Monday, however OIC Marine Services regret to say that – unlike previous visits – there will be no public access to Hatston Pier while the ship is in port. OIC business development manager Michael Morrison explained that the pier will remain closed to […]

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