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Daily Archives: August 11, 2008

Driver escapes lorry blaze

Driver escapes lorry blaze

11/08/2008, by in News

A LORRY driver escaped injury on Monday morning when his truck cab caught fire on the A970 near Tingwall. Police said the front of the Shetland Transport lorry was badly damaged by the blaze, which happened at around 10am. The road was closed between the Gott/Veensgarth crossroads and the Herrislea ... Read more...

Footballers cruise to victory over Fort William

Footballers cruise to victory over Fort William

11/08/2008, by in Sport

SHETLAND cruised into the second round of the Highland League Challenge Cup with a 5-0 victory over Fort William at Claggan Park on Saturday afternoon.A penalty from James Johnston after 10 minutes sent John Johnson’s men on their way and the lead was doubled before half time by Joe Leask.I... Read more...