19th August 2018
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Tour boat vandalised

Tour boat vandalised

19/08/2018, by in News, ST Online

Police are looking for  more information after the tour boat Ayda Ruby II was vandalised in the small boats harbour in Lerwick.Officers said the damage was caused overnight from Friday to Saturday.Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.Read more...

Emergency services to share HQ

Emergency services to share HQ

0 comments, 16/08/2018, by in News, ST Online

Ambulance and fire crews are set to move into new joint headquarters in Lerwick in the coming weeks.Bosses from both services gave an update at a meeting of the community safety resilience board on Wednesday.It will mean the ambulance service moving from the NHS-owned property at Burgh Road ... Read more...

Bressay ferry service suspended

Bressay ferry service suspended

UPDATE: The Bressay ferry, MV Leirna is now back in service after council engineers repaired a defective engine component which had taken the vessel out of service earlier in the day (Tuesday). A dive survey of the hull found no damage had been caused when the ferry ran aground in Bressay this morni... Read more...

Warning over tax scam

Warning over tax scam

A warning has been made for people in the isles to be wary of a new tax scam.Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM say fraudsters are calling taxpayers stating they are from HMRC and that the individual is at risk of being sued as they have overdue tax.RSM says the tactic is used as a trigger ... Read more...

Jam-packed UnstFest begins

Jam-packed UnstFest begins

UnstFest 2018 is well under way with a jam-packed calendar of events for this, the festival's tenth year.Plenty of youngsters headed out onto the water on Saturday for the yoal regatta with many taking up the chance to sail like a Viking aboard the Dim Riv.Hungry visitors and rowers enjoyed... Read more...

Dangerous driving appeal

Dangerous driving appeal

14/07/2018, by in News, ST Online

Police are looking for more information after an alleged incident of dangerous driving in Lerwick.Officers say a car was seen being driven erratically and at excessive speeds around Lerwick, nearly causing a collision with pedestrians.Police said the incident occurred in Ladies Drive and the... Read more...