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Hectic day at Sumburgh Airport

Friday was an exceptionally busy day at Sumburgh Airport with additional Eastern Airways traffic from Scatsta adding to the regular Flybe flights.   Ronnie Robertson's photograph may evoke memories for many of the heady days of the 1970s at Sumburgh, when the number of oil flights meant there wer... Read more...

Four in court on drugs charges

Four people appeared in private from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court today on  charges relating to alleged drugs offences. Derek MacLean from Ayrshire made no plea or declaration, was fully committed and remanded in custody. David John Robertson, 57, from Lerwick, James David McEwan, 28, from Ma... Read more...