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Daily Archives: March 25, 2011

Editorial: The Old Rock 25.03.11

Editorial: The Old Rock 25.03.11

25/03/2011, by in News

The irony of his decision to pay for the reduction in fuel duty by increasing tax on the oil industry will not have been lost on chancellor George Osborne. The calculation is very simple: with profits flooding in at a time of high oil prices – inflated, at least in part, by the conflict in Libya ... Read more...

Times Past

Times Past

25/03/2011, by in Features

25 Years AgoLerwick Harbour Trust still wants to demolish the controversial wooden walkway at Albert Buildings on the Esplanade but trustees will have to get planning permission before they go ahead. In the longer term they want to demolish the whole building and build anew.Mr Jim Irvine to... Read more...