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Daily Archives: July 14, 2008

Flood of customers as Tesco opens

Flood of customers as Tesco opens

14/07/2008, by in News

CUSTOMERS poured through the doors as supermarket giant Tesco opened its South Road store in Lerwick for the first time on Monday morning.Most consumers appeared to be pleased at the choice and price of the goods on offer and few seemed worried about concerns raised by local retailers' organisatio... Read more...

Crew of missing yacht criticised

Crew of missing yacht criticised

14/07/2008, by in Fishing & Sea

THE crew of a yacht which sparked a major search and rescue at the weekend have been criticised by coastguard officials.The operation to find the 31 foot motor yacht Nina swung into action on Saturday after she failed to reach her destination on time.No one had heard from the vessel since she se... Read more...

Celtic triumph in Manson Cup

Celtic triumph in Manson Cup

14/07/2008, by in Sport

CELTIC triumphed 3-2 over Whalsay in the Manson Cup Final on Saturday in an entertaining game before a rowdy crowd at the Gilbertson Park.With both sides showing several changes from the Madrid Cup Final in early June this promised to be a much closer game.Whalsay were without regular keeper Gra... Read more...

Man kept in custody for breaching bail

Man kept in custody for breaching bail

14/07/2008, by in News

A MAN who breached his bail order the day after it was imposed was remanded in custody when he returned to the dock at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday.Christopher Baird Anderson, 35, of Lerwick's Rudda Court, admitted stealing £50 from a taxi on Saturday as it travelled from Da Wheel Bar to Scall... Read more...