5th August 2015
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Exam results day for pupils across the isles
0 comments, 04/08/2015, by in Headlines, News

Students across the isles have been receiving their exam results today, with more than 600 school pupils getting their results by text, email or post.This year is the second year of the new National qualifications, brought in as part of the Curriculum for Excellence, and are usually taken in S4.... Read more...

Fiddle Frenzy under way
0 comments, 03/08/2015, by in Headlines, News

Fiddle Frenzy is well under way with a busy week of concerts, workshops and sessions for music lovers both close to home and far and wide.The annual event kicked off with a concert in Mareel last night with the esteemed duo of fiddler Bryan Gear and pianist Violet Tulloch.Recently formed duo... Read more...

In this week’s Shetland Times
31/07/2015, by in Headlines, News

In this week’s Shetland Times:• One man has died and others are in hospital after being taken ill on a bus trip.• BT has come under fire after the weekend’s service blackout.• Two senior posts have gone and one is under review at Shetland Arts.• Two special constables ret... Read more...