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Fire burns bright for juniors after damp day

Junior Guizer Jarl Lewis Harkness was in no doubt what being elected as leader of the Jarl’s Squad meant to him this year. 13-year-old Lewis, from Bressay said that being Jarl was a good experience as well as being good fun. The Junior Jarl Squad’s official duties started with marching along t... Read more...

Offshore worker taken ill
0 comments, 25/01/2015, by in News

An offshore worker has been evacuated from a platform 120 miles south east of Sumburgh.The coastguard helicopter was scrambled this morning to take the man from the Forties Delta platform after he began suffering from a medical condition.He was landed at Sumburgh Airport after poor visibilit... Read more...

Police appeal over assault
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Police are appealing for information about an assault near a Lerwick chip shop before Christmas.The disturbance took place outside the Harbour Chip Shop in Harrison Square in the early hours of 20th December.Police say an unknown man assaulted “several members of the public” between 2.50... Read more...