30th September 2016
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Police appeal for missing man
0 comments, 04/03/2016, by in News

Police are asking for help in tracing a man missing from Lerwick.David Brown, 68, was last seen by a friend in the isles at 3.30pm on Wednesday.He is believed to have gone on the NorthLink ferry to Aberdeen with his red BMW motorcycle and side car.Mr Brown is described as white, about 5'... Read more...

Early ferry departure
0 comments, 29/02/2016, by in News

NorthLink have confirmed an earlier departure for its southbound sailing tonight.The Hrossey was scheduled to head off from Holmsgarth for Aberdeen at 7pm.But she will now leave Lerwick at 4.30pm instead. Arrival into Aberdeen tomorrow may, the operator says, be subject to minor delays.M... Read more...