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Daily Archives: August 21, 2009

North Mainland Notes

North Mainland Notes

21/08/2009, by in Features

FAB ball at MossbankThe charity summer ball held recently in the Mossbank hall in memory of Fabian Richardson was a huge success, raising £1,268.27 for Diabetes UK (The Fabian (FAB) Richardson Tribute Fund – Diabetes UK).A huge amount of effort was put into organising the event and the ha... Read more...

Views from the Scord

Views from the Scord

21/08/2009, by in Features

Festival of foodPreparations are under way for the second annual Shetland Food Festival, and the SIC’s economic development unit is keen to attract participation from local food producers, restaurants, cafes and retailers.The week-long event seeks to promote the use of local produce and r... Read more...

Isles Views

Isles Views

21/08/2009, by in Features

Unst anglingUnst Angling Club have held a number of competitions recently, one of them being the third sea angling competition. It was won by Fraser Paul with a catch that weighted 160lbs, second was Steve Palmer with 103lbs and third Paul Banks with 81lbs.Mark Ferguson was first among the ... Read more...

South Mainland Notebook

South Mainland Notebook

21/08/2009, by in Features

Still time to visitUntil the end of September, visitors to South Mainland won’t need the Tardis to travel back centuries.While it’s undoubtedly true we are talking a seriously old site here – the broch is well over 2,000 years old, and was probably built on top of an even earlier settl... Read more...