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Daily Archives: March 4, 2009

Black CCTV poles to be replaced

Black CCTV poles to be replaced

04/03/2009, by in News, Public Affairs

The unsightly black poles set up in Lerwick to hold CCTV cameras will be replaced by slimmer columns that are easier on the eye.A high level meeting between council officials and camera installers Scotshield ruled the poles – which appeared in the town centre last month – should give way to ... Read more...

New tourism body approved by minister

New tourism body approved by minister

04/03/2009, by in Public Affairs

The new tourism body set up to differentiate Shetland from the centralised “tartan and shortbread” image projected by VisitScotland has been given a nod of approval by the Scottish government.The SIC last month agreed to divert the £450,000 budget it previously gave to VisitScotland to the ... Read more...

Women urged to look after their health

Women urged to look after their health

04/03/2009, by in News

Scotland's health helpline, NHS 24, is urging women in the Northern Isles to look after their health to mark International Women's Day this year.With events taking place throughout the world on Sunday, women are being reminded that they have a huge range of quality self care advice at their fing... Read more...