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Daily Archives: October 27, 2008

Ferries may face further disruption

Ferries may face further disruption

27/10/2008, by in Fishing & Sea

PLANS for ferry sailings to and from Aberdeen on Tuesday are under review with further gales and snow forecast.It comes after violent winds, rain and electrical storms at the weekend forced cancellations of ferries and flights and threw travel plans into disarray.NorthLink sailings were canc... Read more...

Sullom worker caught on CCTV assaulting woman

Sullom worker caught on CCTV assaulting woman

27/10/2008, by in News

A SULLOM VOE worker who was caught on CCTV committing a serious assault on a woman after the two had been drinking heavily on a birthday bus was remanded in custody when he appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday.John Blakely, 41, who gave his address as the Brae Hotel, admitted assaulting the... Read more...

Warning over dangerous bonfires

Warning over dangerous bonfires

27/10/2008, by in News, Public Affairs

ENVIRONMENTAL health chiefs in Shetland are warning that hazardous materials are being used in the construction of bonfires for Guy Faulkes night.A spokesman for the SIC's environmental health service said tyres, furnishings and carpets containing foams and plastics that can pose a danger to publi... Read more...