4th October 2015
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Hunter & Morrisons are looking for a qualified HGV/Plant Mechanic to join our team.We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced candidate with experience of working on HGV and Construction related plant and machinery.Please forward your CV to Hunter & Morrisons at: email: office@... Read more...

Melby Cottage, Sandness
02/10/2015, by in Properties

Large detached property situated in a quiet location with nice views and close to a sandy beach.Ground floor – one bedroom, living room, kitchen, toilet with shower, utility room. Small porch on front with a large conservatory at the back. First floor – two bedrooms, toilet with shower. Oil ... Read more...

02/10/2015, by in Motors

Land Rover Defenders, Toyota HiLux, Isuzu, Vauxhall Brava pick-ups. Also all Japanese pick-ups 4x4 or 2x4, 1989 – 2013 MoT’d or not.Anything considered. Also Volkswagen Transporter/Caravelle.Prompt payment & collection.Tel: James 07500 603068 or 07929 080659. Read more...

Couper told to behave
01/10/2015, by in Headlines, News

An offender who has been "a pain in the side" of the court has been allowed his liberty after a sheriff ruled he should be trusted to keep his nose clean.Twenty-two year-old Trevor Couper was ordered to stay out of Lerwick when he was released on bail yesterday to an address in Voe. He admitted ... Read more...

Convener calls time on nuclear weapons
34 comments, 29/09/2015, by in News

The council's convener has backed international calls for a world free of nuclear weapons.A joint statement from mayors, religious leaders and parliamentarians from across the world was adopted in Hiroshima in August and presented to the United Nations on Saturday, the international day for the ... Read more...