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Daily Archives: October 29, 2008

‘Local interest’ in buying Saxa Vord

‘Local interest’ in buying Saxa Vord

29/10/2008, by in News

THE businessman trying to sell parts of the Saxa Vord leisure complex on the site of the old RAF base in Unst said this week he has had expressions of interest from within Shetland.Frank Strang announced last week he was putting the entire Haroldswick property – which includes 21 self-catering h... Read more...

Lifeboat called out but no-one found

Lifeboat called out but no-one found

29/10/2008, by in Fishing & Sea

LERWICK lifeboat was called out on Wednesday morning after police received a report of a flare and a dinghy in difficulty off the Knab.The alarm was raised at 11.50am by two calls from members of the public. Lifeboat and coastguard teams carried out a search of coastal areas from Lerwick harbour t... Read more...