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Daily Archives: January 9, 2010

North Mainland Notes

North Mainland Notes

09/01/2010, by in Features

Muckle Roe ‘Bid’ in the New YearMuckle Roe Hall had a wonderful start to the New Year when sensational Shetland band, Fiddlers’ Bid, came first fittin’ on New Year’s day. For days prior to the gig, members of the hall committee questioned whether the event would go ahead because of dr... Read more...

Isles Views

Isles Views

09/01/2010, by in Features

Burravoe Tar BarrelThe Tar Barrel burned in Burravoe each year is, depending on how you look at it, either the last fire of the year or the first fire festival of the season. In any event it was held on Monday 28th December.The barrel itself was one of 10 obtained from the whisky industry i... Read more...

South Mainland Notebook

South Mainland Notebook

09/01/2010, by in Features

Supper danceThe Auld Yule Family Supper Dance at Gulberwick Community Hall tomorrow is open to Gulberwick folk of all ages, and is guaranteed to provide a way of burning off those Christmas calories that is much more fun than jogging or a work-out.Music will be provided by the Alan Nicolson... Read more...