23rd May 2015
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About Ryan Taylor

Ryan Taylor has worked as a reporter since 1995, and has been at The Shetland Times since 2007, covering a wide variety of news topics. Before then he reported for other newspapers in the Highlands, where he was raised, and in Fife, where he began his career with DC Thomson. He also has experience in broadcast journalism with Grampian Television. He has lived in Shetland since 2002, where he harbours an unhealthy interest in old cars and motorbikes.

Posts by Ryan Taylor

Cracks appear in Living Lerwick
1 comment, 24/10/2014, by in Headlines, News

Some retailers have withheld levies due to the organisation charged with rejuvenating the town centre claiming it has lost its focus and is of no benefit to businesses.One businessman has described the payments to Living Lerwick as “blatant robbery”, while another has accused the organisatio... Read more...

Car hanging off embankment after accident
0 comments, 08/09/2014, by in News

A car was left hanging off an embankment after being involved in a road accident in the early hours of today.The woman driver was taken to hospital but was uninjured after the one-car accident shortly after 3am.The car came to rest on the main road near Frakkafield just up from the Brig o' F... Read more...