13th February 2016
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Careless driving costs advanced driver
22/01/2016, by in News, Public Affairs

Overtaking and forcing a lorry into the verge in order to avoid an accident cost a man six penalty points and a £300 fine at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday.Paul Maguire, 52, who has been an “advanced driver for years,” admitted the offence of careless driving on the A970 south of Voe, w... Read more...

Vandals smash nursery window
17/01/2016, by in News

Vandals broke a window at the nursery in Brae sometime between 5.30pm onSaturday and 11am on Sunday.The window was broken by a plant pot which was thrown through the glass, police said.Anyone with information should get in touch by phoning 101 and asking for the Lerwick Police Station. Read more...

Sunday fun run for MS
0 comments, 15/01/2016, by in News

Two women on a mission to raise money for MS are holding their first fundraising event on Sunday, a 5K fun run.Fiona Shearer and Frances Tait are organising the event, which will start in Lerwick's Gilbertson Park at noon on Sunday.Registration is £5 and forms can be picked up from Geordie ... Read more...