27th August 2016
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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.

Posts by Adam Guest

Spiggie Hotel to cease trading
1 comment, 18/08/2016, by in Headlines, News

A much-loved hotel in the South Mainland is to close its doors in a matter weeks - after a more than a century of trading.Spiggie Hotel owner Keith Massey put the business up for sale about a year ago but has been unable to find another buyer to take it on.Mr Massey, 57, announced the decisi... Read more...

Coastguard call-out
0 comments, 02/08/2016, by in News

Shetland coastguard was called to airlift at an injured crewman from a North Sea platform.The helicopter was called at about 2pm to the Ocean Guardian, about 60 miles north-east of Shetland.The helicopter arrived at Tingwall at 4.10pm where it was met by an ambulance. Read more...