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Busy year for Hjaltland Housing Association

Two tenants were served with eviction notices from Hjaltland Housing Association homes in the year 2013/14 for not paying rent, according to the association's annual report published this week.Chief executive Bryan Leask said eviction was the "last resort" and would only be done after a lot of w... Read more...

Ferry disruption
25/10/2014, by in Headlines, News

Ferry services between Lerwick and Aberdeen this weekend have been cancelled due to bad weather.Serco NorthLink said today's  northbound ferry the Hrossey will not sail to Shetland but leave Aberdeen for Kirkwall only, at 5pm.Tomorrow the Hjaltland is scheduled to leave Aberdeen for Kir... Read more...

Cracks appear in Living Lerwick
1 comment, 24/10/2014, by in Headlines, News

Some retailers have withheld levies due to the organisation charged with rejuvenating the town centre claiming it has lost its focus and is of no benefit to businesses.One businessman has described the payments to Living Lerwick as “blatant robbery”, while another has accused the organisatio... Read more...