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Daily Archives: July 21, 2015

Australian fiddlers to visit the isles

Australian fiddlers to visit the isles

0 comments, 21/07/2015, by in News

Fiddle players from far-flung Australia be visiting the isles later this year, as they join forces with local musicians.The Melbourne Scottish Fiddlers will be collaborating with Shetland fiddle ensemble Hjaltibonhoga in September as part of their 20th anniversary tour of Scotland.The musica... Read more...

Man held on rape and underage sex charges

Man held on rape and underage sex charges

21/07/2015, by in News

A Brae man appeared in private in the sheriff court on Friday charged with rape and having intercourse with an older child among other sexual offences.Zai Joe-Lee Vessey, 22, appeared from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court and made no plea or declaration and was fully committed for trial and rema... Read more...

Fraser cup final slots for Spurs and Celtic

Fraser cup final slots for Spurs and Celtic

21/07/2015, by in Headlines, Sport

Lerwick senior football rivals Spurs and Celtic will contest this season's Fraser Cup final, which is normally played at Fraser Park in Scalloway.Celtic put paid to Thistle's hopes in the first of last night's semi-finals at Gilbertson Park, with four goals in the first 25 minutes virtually ... Read more...