• An array of new recycling policies have been rubber-stamped by councillors
• The SIC is looking to boost its recycling efforts and reduce waste.
• Information events held across the isles over the last couple of months
• Kirsty and Aimee Budge have been named as 2018’s Farming Heroes at a major BBC award ceremony
• The sisters from Bigton Farm have been handed the top prize after appearing on Countryfile
• Countryfile’s “resident farmer” Adam Henson says girls are “pioneering farming in Shetland”
• Councillors embroiled in a lengthy debate over proposals aimed at phasing out some free school transport.
• Senior secondary pupils wishing to study outwith their home areas face losing the perk.
• Talks came after it emerged the cost of taking pupils to and from school had shot up by £83,000 a year.
• A number of teachers have come together to to celebrate their achievements in postgraduate qualifications in school leadership
• Three teachers have completed the ‘Into Headship’ qualification for aspiring head teachers
• Eight teachers have also completed the ‘Middle Leadership’ qualification, to develop their school leadership skills in roles beyond the classroom
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