7th July 2015
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Bell outlines urgent repairs needed at Lerwick Town Hall

The convener of Shetland Islands Council has stressed the urgent need for wide-ranging £1.7 million repairs to Lerwick Town Hall.But Malcolm Bell has insisted the authority will do all it can to minimise the cost to the public purse when the badly-needed work takes place over two years.... Read more...

Woman airlifted after Eshaness fall
06/06/2015, by in News, Public Affairs

A woman was airlifted to Lerwick after falling near Eshaness lighthouse on Saturday afternoon. Rescue helicopter 900, which was out on exercise, was tasked to pick up the woman at 3.25pm after the ambulance service requested help from Shetland Coastguard. The helicopter returned to Sumburgh to ref... Read more...