A man has been charged in connection with an alleged sexual assault in Kirkwall earlier this week.
A 53-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault in Orkney.
A 53-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault in Orkney, a police spokesman has said.
Police are investigating a rare alleged sexual assault on a woman in Orkney.
Police have today been visibly conducting inquiries into reports of a sexual assault on a woman in Orkney after the incident was reported during the early hours of this morning.
Summer flights across the Highlands and Islands face being grounded after air traffic controllers yesterday voted to implement strike action.
Two men have been sentenced to two years and 18 months in jail following the abduction and "violent" assault of two young people in Orkney.
The handover of a brand new state-of-the-art hospital and healthcare facility in Orkney is due to take place in April
In a centuries-old tradition, Kirkwall was transformed into a full-size sports field as residents came out in full force yesterday for the 2019 Kirkwall Ba'.
A “proud Orcadian” has been made an MBE thanks to the hard work he has put in helping to look after St Magnus Cathedral.
It is one of the most prized archaeological sites in the world.
A man and a woman were taken to hospital following a vehicle crash in Orkney earlier today.
The National Lottery has given Orkney Archaeological Society £10,000 to enable its members to study the graffiti scrawled on an island cathedral.
Police are appealing for information which could help trace teenager Casey Scott.
One of the best known portraits of George Mackay Brown, considered one of the great Scottish poets of the 20th Century, has been returned to its former glory and has gone on show in Orkney once again.
Kirkwall lifeboat went to the aid of a yacht which lost power east of Orkney in the early hours of this morning.
St Magnus Cathedral, one of Orkney’s best-known landmarks, is set to become the canvas for a short film as part of events to mark the Armistice of the Great War.
Shadow health secretary Miles Briggs visited Orkney to tour the site of the new Balfour Hospital situated in Kirkwall.
The contractor tasked with undertaking renovation works to Kirkwall Airport’s air traffic control tower has been announced as Bell Contracts and Co, based in Inverness.
A north MSP has sharply criticised Highlands and Islands Airports Limited (HIAL) for basing a brand new centralised air traffic control system at Inverness airport.
A 57-year-old man was airlifted from a remote uninhabited Orcadian island today after suffering a suspected broken ankle in a fall.
Scottish Water will host a consultation next week aimed at solidifying the ambitions for the future of the Orkney and Shetland water services.
A Highlands and Islands-wide programme of skills workshops for entrepreneurs and social enterprises is being launched this month.
Police have arrested a 19-year-old man following a break in at the Pickaquoy Centre in Kirkwall.
Calls have been made for clarity on plans to roll out a cheaper ferry fare scheme.
An Orkney mum has launched a petition against the island council’s decision to close a dedicated language unit, fearing for the impact it will have on her son.
Orkney Islands Council is to carry out an ambitious £30,000 public art project in Kirkwall to tell the story of the historic island town.
Staff and cadets of 1769 (Orkney) Detached Flight Air Training Corps will be celebrating the RAF's 100th anniversary with a number of events in Kirkwall.
Island airports to introduce terminal parking charges and expects to recoup the £500,000 cost a year
Scotland’s biggest regional airports operator is to introduce parking charges at three island terminals and expects to recoup the £500,000 cost in a year.
Fears mount over price hikes as ‘air wars’ over Glasgow to Stornoway and Kirkwall to Aberdeen routes come to an end
Fears are mounting over possible fare hikes on Loganair flights between island and mainland destinations after rival Flybe announced it will be quitting the routes.
An Orkney man has been jailed for six months after setting off fireworks in a busy Kirkwall street.
Health chiefs in Orkney are investigating after an 80-year-old patient was discharged from hospital and put on a ferry in freezing conditions in his pyjamas and slippers.