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Daily Archives: March 4, 2012

Shetland Life: Editorial

Shetland Life: Editorial

Of fat burners and roundabout deniers  Cars. I can’t resist them. Well, to be specific, old cars. There’s just something about the risk, the hope, the belief that this one will be the bargain it appears on Shetlink, eBay or in The Shetland Times classifieds. And then the first thing you have t... Read more...

In the belly of the beast

In the belly of the beast

Tom Morton is taken on a journey behind the wire and into Mareel Zone “If you don't have steel toe caps, I've got spare boots,” says the genial Richard Wemyss, Shetland Arts' Head of Operations for Mareel. This is not so I can give either his employer or Richard himself a substantial kicking, i... Read more...

Coming home

Coming home

Dave Clark, former Council Chief Executive, remembers what it felt like to return to his boyhood home. The aircraft looked so tiny, parked there on the tarmac, They had always seemed so large as a peerie lad. The Viscounts, then the Hawker Siddeley’s that replaced them. Were all my childhood memo... Read more...