2nd August 2015
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Diver with the ‘bends’ airlifted to hospital
0 comments, 30/06/2015, by in News

A diver was airlifted from Lerwick Harbour to hospital in Aberdeen this morning after suffering decompression sickness – the “bends”. (more…) Read more...

Three more medals for Shetland
1 comment, 29/06/2015, by in Headlines, News, Sport

Day two and another three medals for Shetland - with two golds and a bronze.Swimmer Felix Gifford was the first Shetland athlete to win gold for the squad, finishing in pole position in the 200 metres butterfly and grabbing a personal best with 2.02.07.Meanwhile golden girl Andrea Strachan r... Read more...

Team Shetland off the mark
0 comments, 28/06/2015, by in Headlines, News, Sport

Team Shetland is off to a cracking start in day one of the NatWest Island Games with three medals so far.Bobby Bristow, Leon Johnson and Matthew Cox earned a team silver in the men’s half marathon this morning.In the cycling Christine McLean and Caroline Simpson won a team silver in the ti... Read more...