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Fishing leaders slam deal

Shetland fishing spokesmen have slammed a “shameful” deal to award a huge increase in mackerel quota to Faroe, saying it has failed to protect the long-term interests of the UK pelagic fleet. The agreement on mackerel allocations for the north-east Atlan­tic was signed in London on Wednesday e... Read more...

Support for businesses

Businesses across the isles will be able to find out more about two new financial support schemes next week. Shetland Islands Council’s Economic Development Service will visit seven public halls around the islands from Baltasound to Boddam, starting on Monday. The roadshow gives the opportunity ... Read more...