8th February 2016
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‘Loneliest boy’ Aron swamped by Christmas presents
1 comment, 23/12/2015, by in Headlines, News

Skerries schoolboy Aron Anderson has received thousands of cards and messages of Christmas cheer from around the world after one internet user suggested the generous scheme.Aron was first brought to people’s attention after an article in The Daily Telegraph dubbed him the “loneliest scho... Read more...

Archaeology article nominated for award
4 comments, 21/12/2015, by in News

An article about Old Scatness, inspired by an interview with Shetland archaeologist Val Turner and colleague Stephen Dockerill, has been nominated for an award.Rewriting the Origin of the Broch Builders by Matthew Symmonds has been nominated in the Research Project of the Year category in the 20... Read more...