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Daily Archives: December 5, 2012

Sumburgh airport closed until 9am

Sumburgh airport closed until 9am

0 comments, 05/12/2012, by in News

Sumburgh airport was closed until 9am this morning because of snow. Airport operator HIAL announced on the Sumburgh website that conditions had forced the closure and advised passengers on the early flights to contact airlines before setting off for the airport. The statement said: "As conditions ... Read more...

Schools closed due to snow

Schools closed due to snow

1 comment, 05/12/2012, by in News

Several schools on the Westside will be closed today because of the overnight snowfall. There will be no lessons at Aith junior high, or Skeld, Sandness and Happyhansel primary schools, after the respective head teachers decided it was unsafe to open them. Shona Thompson, executive manager in the ... Read more...