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Daily Archives: February 3, 2011

Editorial: The Old Rock 04.02.11

Editorial: The Old Rock 04.02.11

03/02/2011, by in News

We can be reasonably sure that shipping minister Mike Penning will receive a polite ear-bashing from the Highlands and Islands council leaders who will meet him next week over his department’s foolish proposals to close Shetland or Stornoway coastguard station and reduce the other to daylight work... Read more...

Times Past

Times Past

03/02/2011, by in Features

25 Years AgoFish processors in Shetland have been warned that they could lose council financial help if their products do not come up to standards set by the quality control company established last year by the SIC and the fish industry. (more…) Read more...

Letter from Westminster

Letter from Westminster

03/02/2011, by in Features

Politics can sometimes be a slow burner. Three and a half years ago the Liberal Democrats started to call for a review of the powers of the Scottish Parliament and in particular what could be done to give it some control over the raising of its own budget. (more…) Read more...