27th November 2015
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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

Viking talk
0 comments, 12/09/2014, by in News

Maritime historian Graham Anthony will be visiting Shetland this week to give a talk about Vikings and their settlements in Unst. According to Mr Anthony, the Vikings found the isle very much to their liking. His talk, which will have the title Vikings, Warriors on Land and Sea, will take place in ... Read more...

Shed fire in Scalloway
0 comments, 09/08/2014, by in News

Firefighters were called to a fire in a shed at Sycamore Avenue, Scalloway, in the early hours of Saturday. One fire appliance from Scalloway went to the scene shortly before 3am, and two sets of breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet were used to put out the fire. Read more...

Shetfest offers full day of music
0 comments, 04/07/2014, by in News

A full day of music is on offer at Shetfest in the Royal British Legion in Lerwick tomorrow, with all ages welcome.The doors open at 2pm, and the audience will be able to enjoy music from an array of 14 bands, three local and the others from south, who are travelling up on the boat tonight.One of th... Read more...