3rd May 2016
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‘Hell for leather’ rush for onshore wind could soon end
1 comment, 22/04/2016, by in Headlines, News

Speculation has been raised that the isles could form a major energy hub, with inter-connectors feeding in to the national grid from Iceland and Norway via Shetland.Advances in technology and the wider opening in Europe of a common market for electricity could be behind the release of “serious... Read more...

Coastguard vehicle damaged
19/04/2016, by in News

Police in Shetland making enquiries about vandalism at the Coastguard Building, Gressy Loan, Lerwick.A coastguard vehicle was damaged between 12.30pm on Sunday and 11am on Monday.Any witnesses are asked to call the Lerwick police station on 101. Read more...