Better Together supporter councillor Theo Smith was “obviously delighted” with the referendum result but called for greater devolution of powers, or independence would become an issue again.
Two North Mainland primary schools have been recommended for closure in a consultation report published by the council.
Isles MP and Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael has welcomed last night’s no vote in the Scottish referendum and reiterated his promise to deliver more power to the Scottish government.
Following the announcement of a record 84.4 per cent turnout in Shetland, SIC political leader Gary Robinson said the challenge now was to keep people engaged in politics.
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Lerwick Spurs became Shetland senior football champions for the third year in a row on Friday, with victory over Delting meaning they are in an unassailable position in the league. Read more...
Fishing and oil representatives have urged both sides of the referendum debate to put their differences aside and work together for the benefit of the country. Read more...
It is a poem about reconciliation – and some might say its release has come not a moment too soon. Read more...
This is a new and expanded collection of the compositions of Willie Hunter, a man generally regarded as Shetland’s finest fiddle player of the 20th century. View More
This music publication contains all 46 of Ronnie’s compositions, including four tunes printed following his passing in 1982. View More
A collection of 21 stunning projects designed by members of the Shetland Guild of Spinners, Knitters, Weavers and Dyers. View More
These extracts paint a picture of the social lives of the inhabitants of the county and the external events that, perhaps more than ever before, began to play a large part in their lives. View More
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