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Daily Archives: June 3, 2009

Liverpool heroin smuggler jailed

Liverpool heroin smuggler jailed

03/06/2009, by in News

A Liverpool man who smuggled heroin into Shetland to pay off a £250 debt to dealers was jailed for 32 months at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday.The court heard Ian Byrne, 39, of Roundhey, Stockbridge Village, was caught coming off the NorthLink ferry on 28th March after police received a tip... Read more...

Viking theme for 10-day Johnsmas Foy

Viking theme for 10-day Johnsmas Foy

03/06/2009, by in News

This year's 10-day Johnsmas Foy will have a Viking theme, with a series of events including the re-staging of a Viking battle and a Viking feast as well as talks, concerts, workshops and exhibitions.The event, which is to be opened by SIC convener Sandy Cluness on Thursday 18th June, has attract... Read more...