27th September 2016
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Troublesome tugs, NHS cutbacks and a teenage bull rider in this week’s Shetland Times

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• The two controversial Sullom Voe harbour tugs have been sold, with the council claiming a return of £70,000 to council coffers.

• A service aimed at providing support to victims of sexual abuses has been officially launched this week.

. NHS Shetland needs to find more than £3 million in savings to balance the books.

• Teenager Liam speaks of his bull riding dream.

• And in this month’s Music Matters reverred songsmith Declan O’Rourke speaks about his return to the isles and The Revellers reveal the darker tones of new album Skeletons.

• In sport Shetland Ladies  rugby team triumphed over rivals Orkney with a strong second half fightback.

 

 

 

AboutAdam Guest

Reporter for The Shetland Times. I have also worked as a senior news reporter at The Press and Journal, The Barnsley Chronicle and as a freelance reporter for The Doncaster Free Press. Alongside news reporting I specialise in music and sports journalism. Pork pie lover.

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