23rd July 2018
Established 1872. Online since 1996.

With the Tories? (Douglas Young)

I have heard that a handful of people in Shetland wish to align their political future with the government which recently punished their 50p tax-avoiding chums with a 45p rate, paid for by pensioners. And is taking the first major step in privatising the NHS.  

Douglas Young
Sumburgh.

One comment

  1. Derick Tulloch

    In 2011, in combination, Tavish Scott and Liam McArthur received 7,374 votes out of 17,543 votes cast in Orkney and Shetland, 42.03%

    7,374 votes represents 17.4% of the total population of Orkney and Shetland

    handful? twartree puckles more laek

    Reply

Your Comment

Please note, it is the policy of The Shetland Times to publish comments and letters from named individuals only. Both forename and surname are required.

Comments are moderated. Contributors must observe normal standards of decency and tolerance for the opinions of others.

The views expressed are those of contributors and not of The Shetland Times.

The Shetland Times reserves the right to decline or remove any contribution without notice or stating reason.

Comments are limited to 200 words but please email longer articles or letters to editorial@shetlandtimes.co.uk for consideration and include a daytime telephone number and your address. If emailing information in confidence please put "Not for publication" in both the subject line and at the top of the main message.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.