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Daily Archives: October 20, 2008

Oil spill clean up a ‘success’ – Sepa

Oil spill clean up a ‘success’ – Sepa

20/10/2008, by in

A CLEAN UP operation is continuing after a major oil spill in Scalloway last week.Around 2,000 litres of black waste engine oil leaked from a ruptured storage tank in the old bus depot below the Scord quarry in the early hours of Friday morning.The SIC's ports and harbour department immediately ... Read more...

Coastguards to be honoured for winter storm rescue

Coastguards to be honoured for winter storm rescue

20/10/2008, by in News

CHIEF coastguard Rod Johnson is to honour various team members involved in a major search and rescue mission to save a man who was lost on remote high ground in Shetland during a winter storm.Thirty members of coastguard rescue teams from North Roe, Hillswick, Sullom Voe, Walls and Lerwick turned ... Read more...

Man fined for swearing at police officers

Man fined for swearing at police officers

20/10/2008, by in News

THREATENING two police officers from the back of a patrol car earned a man a £100 fine at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday.Iain Tulloch, 38, of the town's Fogralea, admitted shouting aggressively at the policemen on Saturday as they travelled from Breiwick Road to the town's police station.The c... Read more...