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Daily Archives: April 29, 2011

Editorial: The Old Rock 29.04.11

Editorial: The Old Rock 29.04.11

29/04/2011, by in News

On Thursday those of us eligible to vote who have not done so by post will be confronted with ballot papers for the constituency and list elements of the Scottish Parliamentary election and for the referendum on electoral reform for Westminster elections. (more…) Read more...

Letter from Westminster

Letter from Westminster

29/04/2011, by in Features

I am not sure that I would yet make the claim that the Scottish Parliament election campaign has set the heather ablaze but there is no denying that it has certainly captured the public imagination more forcefully than the other vote which we will be offered with our ballot papers next week, namely ... Read more...

Times Past

Times Past

29/04/2011, by in Features

25 Years AgoThe slump in North Sea oil prices hit the SIC with a vengeance this week. With the council standing to lose between a third and two thirds of expected harbour profits from Sullom Voe, reserve fund spending for this year has been slashed by £1.5million. (more…) Read more...