30th July 2015
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The Shetland Times Ltd is Shetland’s leading communications organisation. Founded in 1872 the company publishes the islands’ popular weekly newspaper The Shetland Times.

Posts by Shetland Times

Not akin to fascists (Donald J MacLeod)
17/04/2015, by in Readers' Views

As a member of the SNP who lost 34 relations from the Isles of Lewis and Harris in the two world wars, fighting German aggression, I strongly object to abusive unionists like Graham Johnston (Readers’ views, 5th April) inferring that SNP supporters are akin to German fascists.My relations made... Read more...

Birthday boy is banned from driving
09/04/2015, by in Headlines, News

A young driver from Northern Ire­land has marked his 21st birthday in a less than ideal fashion – by being banned from the roads for 18 months.Rory Barnes, of Slaughtmanus, Londonderry, admitted driving at more than four times the drink driving limit when he appeared from custody at Lerwick S... Read more...