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Daily Archives: May 27, 2011

Extra income boost for SRT

Extra income boost for SRT

27/05/2011, by in News

Shetland Recreational Trust has managed to cope with a reduced budget from its funding body, the charitable trust, through a combin­ation of extra income from the SIC for schools’ use of its leisure centres and increased charges for customers.(more…) Read more...

Editorial: The Old Rock 27.05.11

Editorial: The Old Rock 27.05.11

27/05/2011, by in News

Mercifully, the disruption to air travel as a result of the latest eruption in Iceland, this time of the Grimsvötn volcano, was restricted to just two days. It is clear that a great deal has been learned since last year’s much lengthier period of disruption, not least that aircraft can fly with i... Read more...

Times Past

Times Past

27/05/2011, by in Features

25 years agoA battle against time is being fought to salvage Shetland Fish Ltd., after the company this week went into receivership and paid off its staff of over 100. (more…) Read more...

Letter from Edinburgh

Letter from Edinburgh

27/05/2011, by in Features

How do you see your doctor? It’s been an issue at the Lerwick Health Centre for some time. For reasons that aren’t terribly clear, people registered with a GP in Lerwick, and that includes me, make more appointments than at a similarly sized health centre. So, as everyone who has a Lerwick GP kn... Read more...