3rd December 2016
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Special look for collecting sheet

Special look for collecting sheet

0 comments, 03/12/2016, by in News

It’s a special collecting sheet for next year’s Lerwick Up-Helly-A’ jarl-elect Lyall Gair, reflecting his job as a joiner.The budding Viking visited The Shetland Times office at Gremista with committee secretary Calum Grains on Monday, as part of their exercise to collect funds in aid of n... Read more...

College vice principal takes NHS post

College vice principal takes NHS post

28/11/2016, by in News

NHS Shetland has appointed the vice principal of Shetland College and the NAFC Marine Centre to its board.Andy Glen spent 10 years as an organisational development and training manager at the health board.NHS Shetland chairman Ian Kinniburgh, said: "Mr Glen is currently working as the Vice P... Read more...

Helicopter makes emergency landing

Helicopter makes emergency landing

0 comments, 26/11/2016, by in News

Emergency services were called to Sumburgh Airport on Friday night after a North Sea Helicopter lost power to one of its engines with 16 people on board.It was redirected to Sumburgh while travelling from the Magnus field, north-east of Shetland.The Sikorsky S-92A landed safely at about 9.20... Read more...

Van blown from road in Cunningsburgh

Van blown from road in Cunningsburgh

25/11/2016, by in News

A man has been taken to hospital with back injuries following a road accident in Cunningsburgh this morning.Police were called to the scene just prior to 11am this morning where they found a Transit van off the road.The van was said to have been blown from the A970 in Cunninsburgh injuring t... Read more...