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Daily Archives: August 6, 2010

Event to discuss best of architecture

Event to discuss best of architecture

06/08/2010, by in News

A major conference designed to show­case the best in architecture will attract a long line of speakers from home and abroad when it takes place next month.Plans for “Power of Place” – being run as part of the Year of Architecture 2010 – are already taking shape, with the two-day event s... Read more...

Editorial: The Old Rock 06.06.10

Editorial: The Old Rock 06.06.10

06/08/2010, by in News

If the Standards Commission, which among other things looks into alleged breaches of the councillors’ code of conduct, rules after investigation that the councillor in question should be exonerated, the complainant can at least say that the body which exists to uphold ethical standards in public l... Read more...

Letter from Edinburgh

Letter from Edinburgh

06/08/2010, by in Features

Bressay is having a lively debate. No, not fixed links. We will be pushing up daisies before that one re-emerges. No, not the splendid new lambing park that’s been created at the back of Fullaburn. That park is currently masquerading as a football field on which the might of the Bressay Parish Cup... Read more...

Times Past

Times Past

06/08/2010, by in Features

25 Years AgoTwo fires in Sandveien in the past three months have been caused by faulty street light cable which runs through the lofts of some of the houses.The SIC construction department began changing the dangerous cable shortly after the first fire when the loft was badly burned and adjo... Read more...