Archive for January 4th, 2018

OIC advise of refuse collections delay

Orkney Islands Council is advising that some of today’s refuse collections may not be completed by this evening. The council say this is due to crews covering additional routes and having extra refuse to pick up after the festive period. The authority also says that while crews will attempt to collect as much as possible, […]

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Orkney Ferries officers vote for industrial action

Members of the maritime union Nautilus International have voted by a massive majority in favour of taking industrial action in the latest stage of a long-running pay dispute with Orkney Ferries. A ballot of members serving with the company showed 21 voting for taking industrial action short of a strike, with just one member against. […]

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Barrier repairs due to take place

Work to repair the crash barriers on the second Churchill Barrier is due to get underway next week, from Monday, January 8, onwards. The crash barriers on either side of the causeway suffered significant storm damage last month during Storm Caroline. The repair work, which is weather dependant, will take around two weeks to complete. […]

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