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Daily Archives: April 8, 2013

Politicians react to Thatcher death

Politicians react to Thatcher death

08/04/2013, by in News

Politicians and union leaders have responded to the news of Baroness Margaret Thatcher's death. The former Conservative Prime Minister, who was first elected in 1979, died today at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke. The "dominant" political leader led the Conservative party until standing dow... Read more...

Police to target drivers on the street

Police to target drivers on the street

2 comments, 08/04/2013, by in News

Police will be at Lerwick's Market Cross every day this week to meet motorists who attempt to drive along Commercial Street between the forbidden hours of 11.30am to 5.30pm. Today and tomorrow they will be speaking to motorists but on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will be handing out fixed penalty... Read more...