27th November 2015
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Junior high parent councils up for award
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Shetland’s Network of Junior High School Parent Councils has been shortlisted for a top campaign award in The Herald Society Awards 2015.The parent councils have been campaigning since 2012 against school closures in the isles and have marked 2014 as a successful one, preventing three Shetland... Read more...

No treatment on hospital holiday

A woman from the North Isles who turned up at the Gilbert Bain Hospital with a suspected broken foot was sent home without treatment because the hospital was "on holiday".Linda Drewery, 55, from Mid Yell had a fall at her home on Sunday. As she was in severe pain and unable to walk, her husband ... Read more...