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Daily Archives: August 18, 2008

Mareel moves step closer

Mareel moves step closer

18/08/2008, by in Public Affairs

MAREEL, Shetland’s proposed cinema and music venue, took another step closer to reality on Monday with the approval of £965,000 in funding from Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE).The award takes the amount of external funding secured towards the project to over £3m, following a £2.1m lott... Read more...

Strike hits majority of schools

Strike hits majority of schools

18/08/2008, by in News, Public Affairs

MOST schools in Shetland will stay closed on Wednesday as council workers stage a 24 hour strike over pay. The schools remaining open for the first day of term are:• Skerries School • Burravoe Primary School • Fair Isle Primary School • Fetlar Primary School • Foula Primary School • Lu... Read more...