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Pick-up overturns at Scord

Three people escaped injury this morning when the 4x4 they were travelling in overturned onto its roof at the top of the Scord hill near Scalloway.The accident, involving a Mitsubishi pick-up, took place near the quarry in the area shortly before quarter to nine this morning.Police and ambul... Read more...

Seven stuck in lift
1 comment, 01/09/2014, by in News

Lerwick fire crews were called to help seven people who were stuck in a lift at the Shetland Hotel this morning. The call was received at about 1.30am and the firemen came and opened the lift door. Shetland Hotel said the people were in the lift for about an hour. Read more...

Plaque unveiled for genius Christie
1 comment, 31/08/2014, by in Headlines, News

The family of  Shetland sculptor and “native genius” Adam Christie unveiled a special memorial plaque in Cunningsburgh  yesterday in tribute to his life and art.A large crowd gathered for the ceremony including relatives, Shetland Islands Council convener Malcolm Bell, depute political lea... Read more...