Liberal Democrat Alistair Carmichael has been re-elected to represent Orkney for the sixth time since 2001.
The Liberal Democrats have held onto the Orkney and Shetland seat. Here are the results in full: Alistair Carmichael (Liberal Democrat) – 10,381 Robert Leslie (SNP) – 7,874 Jennifer Fairbairn (Conservative) – 2,287 Coilla Drake (Labour) – 1,550 Robert Smith (The Brexit Party) – 900 David Barnard (Independent) – 168
The Northern Isles have been a Liberal stronghold for many decades.
Boris Johnson’s plan for local government could lead to council tax hikes, a leading economic think-tank has warned.
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been forced to deny that Downing Street is in the grip of a "Kremlin mole" after the Government delayed the publication of a report into alleged Russian interference in UK elections.
Boris Johnson's revised Brexit deal has been given the thumbs up by north-east Tories, farmers and fishermen.
The SNP spent more fighting the Shetland by-election than they did the entire EU referendum campaign, new figures have revealed.
Cancelling Brexit is now "the only logical path to take", the Liberal Democrats have argued amid warnings Boris Johnson's strategy will see the Union "sacrificed on the altar of English nationalism".
Nick Clegg has warned that the "clock is now ticking" on "the end of the United Kingdom".
Ministers have been urged to give fishing communities clarity on what the post-Brexit framework will be.
Chuka Umunna is set to take on a "prominent frontline role" in his new found Liberal Democrat home, the party's chief whip Alistair Carmichael has said.
Theresa May has blocked a police investigation into whether Gavin Williamson breached the Official Secrets Act by leaking sensitive information.
Thousands of staff at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs have been redeployed to handle Brexit, it has been revealed.
Immigration ministers have been accused of "ignoring" the needs of the fishing industry in northern Scotland.
Scotland's rural economy will suffer "serious damage" if the government's no-deal Brexit plan is ever implemented, MPs have heard.
Island MP welcomes prime minister’s support for Fair Isle Bird Observatory rebuild after ‘heartbreaking’ blaze
The recent fire at a world-famous bird observatory on the Fair Isle was a topic of discussion at today's Prime Minister's Questions.
Veteran Conservative MP, Ken Clarke, once famously described the prime minister as a “bloody difficult woman”.
Veteran Lib Dem Alistair Carmichael has said he is on hand to offer "support and advice" to the breakaway Independent Group (TIG) of MPs.
A new law to reduce plastic pollution has been presented to Parliament by Northern Isles MP Alistair Carmichael.
Orkney and Shetland MP Alistair Carmichael has challenged the UK Government about the increasing amount of online form-filling required to claim Universal Credit.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon declared last night that Theresa May’s “remaining authority” had been “fatally undermined”, leaving her a “lame duck” prime minister.
Theresa May will today vow to stand firm in defending Scottish fishermen as she continues her Brexit tour of the UK to rally support for her deal.
Theresa May hits back at French threats over fisheries amid warnings of ‘intolerable pressure’ in trade talks
An embattled Theresa May last night hit back at French threats to delay a future trade deal over access to UK fisheries – but was warned there will be “intolerable pressure to agree almost anything”.
The UK Environment Secretary Michael Gove has predicted a “whopper” post-Brexit boost to the nation’s fishing industry, as he vowed never to forget the “last-minute sell-out” of coastal communities in the original common market negotiations.
The ambition of the wave and tidal industry is not being matched by the UK Government, a former Scottish secretary has warned.
Chancellor Philip Hammond declared “austerity is finally coming to an end” last night, as he unveiled a Budget for “the strivers, the grafters and the carers”.
A no-deal Brexit could increase the demand for export health certificates by an estimated 150-300%, Michael Gove has said.
Farmers and producers will have to foot the bill for additional paperwork required to export animal products to the EU in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
UK Environment Secretary Michael Gove has declared he is “invincibly” confident Britain will be negotiating as an independent coastal state by the end of 2020 - despite talk of extending the Brexit transition period.
Northern Isles MP Alistair Carmichael claims he is unsure if “much good” will come from Donald Trump’s controversial visit to the UK because of the president’s seeming lack of engagement on issues.
Aberdeen North MP Kirsty Blackman has come under fire from fellow city MP Ross Thomson over her decision to abstain from the Heathrow vote.
Ross Thomson has urged fellow Tories to revive the legacy of Margaret Thatcher and claimed his party lost ground in last year’s snap election because they rejected individualism.