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Daily Archives: June 24, 2011

Editorial: The Old Rock 24.06.11

Editorial: The Old Rock 24.06.11

24/06/2011, by in News

To get a measure of the scathing language in the report published this week by the House of Commons transport committee into the government’s coastguard modernisation proposals, one has to look at the comments made about the consultation exercise carried out by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency... Read more...

Times Past

Times Past

24/06/2011, by in Features

25 years agoFair Isle yesterday celebrated one of the most memorable days in its history, when its scenic, cultural and scientific importance in Europe was officially recognised, and when the island’s museum was officially opened. (more…) Read more...

Letter from Edinburgh

Letter from Edinburgh

24/06/2011, by in Features

Sport and the arts can sometimes be at odds. We give too much money to one and not to the other, depending on your point of view.But this week I saw the best of both. Shetland College’s art exhi­bition is quite excellent; with a richness to the exhibits both in paintings and textiles that sho... Read more...