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Daily Archives: March 9, 2009

Councillor apologises for remarks

Councillor apologises for remarks

09/03/2009, by in News, Public Affairs

The councillor who described Shetland's troubled livestock co-operative as a "Mickey Mouse" organisation during a recent meeting has apologised "without reservation".Councillor Allison Duncan spoke out during a council debate about future funding for the Shetland Livestock Marketing Group (SLMG)... Read more...

Man fined after being caught with knife

Man fined after being caught with knife

09/03/2009, by in News

A Turkish man who rushed into the fast food outlet where he worked to grab a knife after becoming involved in a late night dispute was fined £100 at Lerwick Sheriff Court, despite not having any money to his name.Oguz Altindal, 29, of Commercial Street, admitted having the knife in the town cen... Read more...