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Daily Archives: December 21, 2012

Ferries will sail on Sunday, says Serco

Ferries will sail on Sunday, says Serco

7 comments, 21/12/2012, by in News

Serco says it is confident the North boats will be able to sail on Sunday night, averting the danger of a serious shortage of fresh fruit and vegetables over the festive period. This morning the company confirmed that tonight’s boat sailing from Aberdeen had been cancelled.  Saturday night’s ... Read more...

Price smashes freestyle record

Price smashes freestyle record

0 comments, 21/12/2012, by in Sport

South Mainland ASC swimmer Donnie Price smashed the Shetland open record for the men’s 1,500 metres freestyle in Edinburgh on Saturday. Competing in the Scottish Swimming National Short Course Championships held in Edinburgh last Saturday, the 16-year-old achieved a 15-second personal best ti... Read more...

Town GPs to provide maternity cover

Town GPs to provide maternity cover

0 comments, 21/12/2012, by in News

NHS Shetland is urgently seeking a GP who can do maternity work to replace a GP from Lerwick Health Centre who has emigrated. The departure of Dr Tuwor, who covered obstetrics at the Gilbert Bain Hospital’s maternity depart­ment, has led to a re-arrangement of duties with the health centre inclu... Read more...