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Daily Archives: December 5, 2009

North Mainland Notes

North Mainland Notes

05/12/2009, by in Features

Sisters launch community shop“Excited, exhausted and emotional.” This described how I was feeling last Thursday when the Hillswick Shop re-opened after the community buy-out in July this year. As project officer for the Northmavine Community Development Company (NCDC), I’d played a small... Read more...

South Mainland Notebook

South Mainland Notebook

05/12/2009, by in Features

Vision conference“This is the beginning of the next step of our journey,” said councillor Rick Nickerson at the opening of Saturday’s Shetland South Vision conference at Sandwick School.Entitled “The Way Forward”, the conclusions of the conference were not only the culmination of ... Read more...

Views from the Scord

Views from the Scord

05/12/2009, by in Features

Football accoladesThe Sunday teas held by TSB Junior Football Club in the Burra Public Hall last Sunday was a huge success.A display of photos from the past season drew a lot of attention and a few mock newspapers had been produced to document how the past season had gone. The purpose of ... Read more...

Isles Views

Isles Views

05/12/2009, by in Features

Brucehall opensFour of the sheltered houses at Brucehall Terrace in Uyeasound, Unst, have been adapted and refurbished as self-contained one-bedroom houses of the highest standard in modern accessible living for individuals or couples. They have level access showers, modern kitchens and storage... Read more...