30th September 2016
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Ferry fares frozen and the helicopter whips up a storm

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• An incoming emergency helicopter caused a car window to be smashed and is believed to have hurled a parasol through the air.

• Ferry fares have been frozen by the Scottish government, with the Transport Minister heralding the move during a visit.

• Three lasses from Quarff have spoken of their delight after starring in a fashion shoot for a luxury British fashion house.

• A turf-cutting ceremony has been held for the long-awaited new Eric Gray Centre.

• Walls Bakery has moved into new ownership with an American businessman taking over.

• Over £6,000 has been raised by a cancer charity swim from Nesting to Whalsay.

• Read Helen Robertson’s feature on a Whalsay display which shows how Fair Isle patterns have stood the test of time.

• See words and pictures on the Sandwick fun day.

• And catch our seven-page Landwise feature, highlighting all the latest in farming and crofting.

One comment

  1. gordon downing

    As long as Shetland votes lib dem the the SNP will not reduce ferry fares. Why should they when the don’t hold this seat. They don’t care about non SNP voters

    Reply

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