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Accused man remanded in custody
30/06/2014, by in News

A man accused of assault and possession of a knife has been remanded in custody. John Hutcheson, 23, of Lerwick, was also charged with carrying out an offence under the misuse of drugs act. Hutcheson made no plea or declaration when he appeared at from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court today.He was... Read more...

Scott launches isles crofters’ survey
0 comments, 23/06/2014, by in News

Shetland MSP Tavish Scott is launching a survey to assess the pros and cons of crofting regulation to isles crofters. The survey will cover several areas including crofting grants, croft housing grants, as well as the impact of regulations on crofting. It will also give people the opportunity to r... Read more...