Maree Todd standing against railings at Ullapool Harbour
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Scotland Loves Local Fund

SNP MSP Maree Todd has encouraged projects across the Highlands & Islands to apply for a new £1 million fund, which has been launched by the Scottish Government to help promote town centres and online businesses and encourage people to spend locally.  Grants of between £500 and £5000 will be…

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Sean Lewis Headshot
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Sean Lewis is our new Convener

Orkney SNP has a new person at the helm, with Sean Lewis taking over as convener after Donna Heddle stepped down at the branch’s recent annual general meeting.

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Robert Leslie with SNP Orkney logo behind
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Robert Leslie backs Common Weal Group pledge for a resilient independent Scotland

Orkney’s SNP candidate for next year’s Holyrood elections has backed a pledge that would protect the most vulnerable folk in the community as Scotland switches to a net-zero carbon economy.

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Orkney’s Peaceful Protest

Contrary to social media posts Orkney’s protest against Boris Johnson was peaceful and trouble-free. … with no eggs.

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Orkney Cheese Rumour

Far from boycotting Orkney Cheese, SNP would encourage you to go out and buy it and stick it on a Stockan’s Oatcake with some Orkney butter..

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A welcome for Boris Johnson in Orkney
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Boris Johnson in Orkney

On a wet Thursday in July 2020 Boris Johnson visited Orkney to try and shore up the Union. We gave him the welcome he deserved.

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