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Daily Archives: February 28, 2011

Many hurdles

Many hurdles

In response to Ian Tinkler’s letter "Big chance for crofters". Yes, theoretically he is right and there could be a valuable opportunity here. His vision is one which is shared by the Scottish Crofting Federation, which has, over the past year, done an enormous amount of work on this topic. However... Read more...

We must fight coastguard closure plans

We must fight coastguard closure plans

0 comments, 28/02/2011, by in News

By Lee Coutts of Save Shetland CoastguardWhat would happen if the government was to propose a radical reconstruction of the police, fire or ambulance services, closing 50 per cent of UK stations, leaving some of those open only during certain times of day, cut staff by almost 50 per cent and rel... Read more...