Archive for August 11th, 2017

Enquiries ongoing as Dounby Show Park re-opens

Kirkwall Police have confirmed that the cordon has now been lifted from Dounby Show Park. There are no further details available at this time, but police say enquiries are ongoing. West Mainland Agricultural Society have also released a statement, via Facebook, confirming that the park has been re-opened. “The cordoned off area in the Dounby […]

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Council team raising awareness of gas safety

Folk in Orkney are being reminded by by a team from the local council, to make sure their homes and businesses are using gas safely. The council’s environmental health team will be visiting catering establishments that use bottled gas to raise awareness of the need to take care of gas appliances. Environmental health manager, David […]

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Whit’s on this County Show weekend?

At a loss for what to do this weekend? Well, with it being one of the biggest weekends in the Orkney calendar, you really shouldn’t be. But, just in case, we’ve put together a peedie list to keep you right!  County Show, Bignold Park, Kirkwall Orkney’s show season concludes tomorrow, Saturday, with the County Show. The event, which […]

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Parish Cup on the line as Stromness and Rendall meet once more

One of the most anticipated sporting events of the year will take place tomorrow evening, with Stromness and Rendall set to go head-to-head for The Orcadian Parish Cup. Both sides booked their places in the final last weekend, with Rendall easing past Sanday and Stromness thumping Holm, to set up a re-run of last year’s […]

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Dounby Show Park closed by police

Dounby Show Park remains closed, this morning, as part of ongoing enquiries by police. A spokesman at Kirkwall Police Station said that there is no further information available at this time, but emphasised that police will be working as swiftly and efficiently as possible. Police are aware that some folk still have stalls and other […]

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