4th August 2015
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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...

Musicians to entertain folk in care
0 comments, 03/04/2015, by in News

People in care settings can look forward to a springtime treat when a group of professional music-lovers come to visit.The musicians will take their live show to 10 venues throughout the isles and hope audience members will join in.The tour, arranged by the charity Music in Hospitals, is des... Read more...

Monty’s Bistro is on the market
0 comments, 03/04/2015, by in News

Monty’s Bistro has shut it doors and the business is up for sale.Raymond Smith has run the restaurant for the last 19 years but the owner and chef is seeking a new challenge. All members of staff have moved on to jobs elsewhere.Mr Smith said: "I think after 19 years of doing this ... you ... Read more...