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Enchanting Sermanni to return to isles
18/07/2014, by in Headlines, News

Enchanting Scottish singer-songwriter Rachel Sermanni is to return to the isles in October. The fok-noir balladeer will be on the road with a new live album, recorded in the Yukon, Canada, at Dawson City Music Festival, and a collection of her drawings – nudes and dreams – following their debut... Read more...

Sixth accommodation vessel arrives
0 comments, 15/07/2014, by in Headlines, News

A sixth floating accommodation vessel has arrived in Lerwick to house another 400 construction workers at the Shetland Gas Plant. The Gemini cruise ship has been brought to Shetland by Petrofac and arrived at Dales Voe on Monday after sailing from Tilbury in Essex. Petrofac, the main contractor on... Read more...

Extra North Isles ferries to run tomorrow
1 comment, 11/07/2014, by in News

Extra ferries will be running tomorrow between Unst, Yell and Fetlar. The Unst Yoal regatta is being held in Unst tomorrow and all ferries into the isle have been fully booked. As a result extra services are being provided. These are as follows: Ferries leaving Gutcher to Belmont: 09:30; 10:00; 1... Read more...

Two seamen airlifted by helicopter
0 comments, 01/07/2014, by in News

The Sumburgh-based coastguard helicopter was called to the rescue of two seamen in separate incidents this morning. A sick crewman was airlifted to Clickimin from the Russian fishing trawler Kurshskaya Kosa, 54 miles east of Shetland, after a call was received at 12.08am. The man was landed at Ler... Read more...

Camper airlifted from Oxna
28/06/2014, by in News

A camper who was close to going into a diabetic coma was airlifted from Oxna this morning by Shetland Coastguard.  Shetland Coastguard said the 48-year-old woman was taken to the Clickimin landing site and then to  the Gilbert Bain Hospital.   The call was received at 8.45am.  Read more...