25th May 2015
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Cautious response to exit poll figures
0 comments, 07/05/2015, by in Headlines, News

A cautious response has been given by Conservative candidate Donald Cameron following an exit poll suggesting his party will be the largest in the Commons.The survey taken at polling stations across the UK and conducted for the BBC, ITV and Sky claims the Tories will get 316 MPs when all the res... Read more...

Assault man remanded in custody
02/05/2015, by in News, Public Affairs

A man was remanded in custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Thursday after admitting assaulting and harassing his estranged wife.Richard Kortram, 49, of North Road, Lerwick, was arrested after assaulting his estranged wife when she had gone to visit him after he had made a string of calls to her a... Read more...