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Daily Archives: December 11, 2009

Mid Yell head teacher is back at work

Mid Yell head teacher is back at work

11/12/2009, by in News

The head teacher of Mid Yell Junior High School who was dramatically removed from his post in August has been re-instated.Mark Lawson was suspended without warning more than three months ago. Stunned parents of Mid Yell pupils received a letter on 25th August merely stating that as from that dat... Read more...

Letter from Westminster

Letter from Westminster

11/12/2009, by in Features

There was a finance statement delivered this week and it was difficult not to feel some sympathy and admiration for the man deliver­ing. It takes some political courage to stand up and tell your fellow citizens just how bad things have got with your economy and to spell out how bad the cuts are goi... Read more...

Football association members in discussion

Football association members in discussion

11/12/2009, by in Sport

A number of items were on the agenda when Shetland Football Association held its annual general meeting last Thursday in Islesburgh Community Centre.Association president Magnus Flaws welcomed those present and went on to congratulate new G&S Flooring Premier League cham­pions Whalsay, who ... Read more...

Rugby boys defeat struggling Peterhead

Rugby boys defeat struggling Peterhead

11/12/2009, by in Sport

Peterhead 13, Shetland 26A youthful Shetland side travelled to Peterhead last weekend for their must-win encounter with the Scottish Hydro North East Division Two bottom side Peterhead. A few changes were made to the squad from last week’s defeat to Ross Sutherland, with Callum Williamson retu... Read more...