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Craft fair enters new era with expanded exhibition

The Christmas Craft Fair looks set for a record attendance this year as the decision to extend the event into the Clickimin Centre bowls hall has paid dividends. Arts and Crafts Association secretary Wendy Inkster said that the response form the public and exhibitors was fantastic and the main hal... Read more...

Man bailed over alleged knife incident
10/11/2014, by in News

A man has been released on bail at Lerwick Sheriff Court after allegedly brandishing a knife.Laurence Johnstone, 65, of Unst, was accused of behaving aggressively and having an offensive weapon when he appeared from custody before sheriff Philip Mann.The offence is said to have taken place ... Read more...

Taylor brings the sunshine

Guitar governor Martin Taylor gave a masterclass in jazz as the Shetland International Guitar Festival continued last night.Taylor, the curator of this year’s festival, said it was “great to be back in Shetland”.Having joined "Colonel" Tommy Emmanuel onstage for a few numbers the night... Read more...