“home-related services (plumbers, electricians, businesses that can supply white goods and materials etc) that can be called in an emergency”


(If you would like your details added then please email Ingrid.berry@vaorkney.org.uk )


R.S.Merriman Ltd – In line with the government announcements R.S.Merriman Ltd will be closed for the foreseeable future from today 24th March 2020.

We shall attend emergencies such as loss of electricity/heating/cooking/water/critical plant breakdown.– 01856850105 in office hours, 07801657648 / 07850782141 out of hours.

We thank all our customers for their understanding in these difficult times. Stay safe.


Martin Hourston, plumbing, is available 721 284 or 721231 or mobile 07742321270

Davy Prentice – plumbing, – 07985 287979 

Pipedream Plumbing. If you have an emergency i.e. no heating or hot water then please call 874343 and leave a message and we will come back to you. This is for emergencies only

Businesses that can supply white goods or materials

Orkney Television Enterprise – 01856 888888- As we’re sure most of you would have seen, Boris announced earlier this evening that we, like many others, have to close until further notice.
We will still be here if you need us, so please contact us if you have an emergency appliance / tv breakdown etc. Contact details can be found below. Take care and stay safe. From Fran, Amanda, Norman and all the staff at OTE.

William Wilsons are available for Emergency Only callouts for materials. There are specific collection slot of 2pm to 3pm daily, and only once a day. Goods must be collected from outside branch. My mobile number is 07850282719 if required. Purely for Emergencies only I’m afraid.


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