19th January 2017
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About Adam Civico

The Shetland Times editor since October 2012. Born and bred in South Yorkshire, before moving to Shetland I was assistant editor at the Barnsley Chronicle, where my journalism career began. When not editing The Shetland Times I can be found walking or (occasionally) running, enjoying good food, or trying to find the latest Sheffield Wednesday result. Contact me with your news and views about Shetland – a.civico@shetlandtimes.co.uk, on Twitter @adamcivico or telephone 01595 746715.

Posts by Adam Civico

A personal column by Louise Thomason

A personal column by Louise Thomason

16/12/2016, by in Features

Acts of Christmas kindness We’re just a week away from Christmas. Our tree is up, some presents wrapped, and meal planning has commenced. I have to admit that, with a 16-month-old not yet aware of all the fuss, I’m probably the most excited member of the family.I’m not sure why I love Chr... Read more...

Operation Orphan (Julia Odie)

Operation Orphan (Julia Odie)

21/04/2016, by in Readers' Views

Last May/June I collected four pallets worth of children's warm winter clothing which was taken to Nottingham to the charity Operation Orphan for their Keep A Child Warm Project by JBT.Once there it was sorted, boxed and distributed to Moldova, Ukraine and Sierra Leone.In October I joined a ... Read more...