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Daily Archives: October 10, 2009

South Mainland Notebook 09.10.09

South Mainland Notebook 09.10.09

10/10/2009, by in Features

Splendid news for SumburghNews of a £683,000 heritage lottery grant towards the renovation and development of the lighthouse and surrounding buildings at Sumburgh Head was described as a "major step forward" by Shetland Amenity Trust deputy manager Alan Blain."We've still got a little way ... Read more...

Isles views 09.10.09

Isles views 09.10.09

10/10/2009, by in Features

Bus service to LerwickAt a Yell Community Council meeting Ian Johnson raised concerns about the bus which provides the service from the north of Yell to Lerwick.The vehicle has a history of breakdowns and Mr Johnson described it as being "not fit for purpose" and extremely uncomfortable for... Read more...

North Mainland Notes 09.10.09

North Mainland Notes 09.10.09

10/10/2009, by in Features

WRVS needs youThe WRVS in Shetland has been running a social in Northmavine for the past few months and s keen to welcome new members.The club urgently needs volunteers to help run the sessions and would also be delighted to hear from anyone who could provide transport.Club meetings run... Read more...

Views from the Scord 09.10.09

Views from the Scord 09.10.09

10/10/2009, by in Features

Harbour activityIt was a quiet week for Scalloway Harbour in general, but fish landings were up considerably on the previous meagre week.The only non-fishing related vessel using the port was the harbour mainstay Ronja Settler which made regular visits to the port throughout the week, often... Read more...