26th November 2015
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AboutAdam Guest

Reporter for The Shetland Times. I have also worked as a senior news reporter at 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

Chimney fire
0 comments, 23/10/2015, by in News

A fire crew from Lerwick was called to a chimney fire at a home in Tresta this afternoon.Firefighters received the call at about 13.15pm where fire had spread from a Rayburn into a cupboard.The fire in the cupboard was out on arrival, however firefighters used chimney rods and a stirrup pump... Read more...

Junior high parent councils up for award
0 comments, 23/10/2015, by in News

Shetland’s Network of Junior High School Parent Councils has been shortlisted for a top campaign award in The Herald Society Awards 2015.The parent councils have been campaigning since 2012 against school closures in the isles and have marked 2014 as a successful one, preventing three Shetland... Read more...