29th May 2016
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AboutRosalind Griffiths

I am a Shetland Times reporter covering news, including health stories, and features. I have been in Shetland for more than 30 years.

Posts by Rosalind Griffiths

Grass fire at Nesting
1 comment, 19/03/2016, by in News

Firefighters were called to a grass fire at North Nesting just after 1.30pm today (Saturday).One appliance from Brae and two from Lerwick went to the scene, and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service reports that 17 hectares of grassland were destroyed. The fire engines were back at base by 4.30pm... Read more...

Information sought on medication theft
06/03/2016, by in News

Police are appealing for information following a reported theft of prescribed medication from Sandside, Firth, Mossbank, some time on Friday.The tablets are Zipclone 7.5mg with 10 tablets in the packet. They are described as small, white, round, with a line through the centre.Anyone finding ... Read more...