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Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

0 comments, 19/01/2017, by in Features, Sport

Last week may not have been the best of times overall for Jeremy Corbyn – is it ever? – but he did raise the ongoing issue of inflated wages for sports people.The Labour leader told television reporters he believed there should be a national cap on higher earnings to clamp down on "grotesque... Read more...

Talking sport … by Jim Tait

Talking sport … by Jim Tait

0 comments, 02/12/2016, by in Sport

It was a glitzy night at Clickimin on Friday evening as Shetland’s top talent once again assembled for the annual sports awards bash.Strongman Dhanni Moar and volleyball player Edward Oldbury picked up the main individual honours, while Janice Johnston was justly honoured for a sterling period... Read more...

Talking Sport . . . with Jim Tait

Talking Sport . . . with Jim Tait

0 comments, 17/11/2016, by in Sport

The past fortnight has seen some memorable performances by our sports competitors, with the Shetland Ladies hockey team making the headlines this week for reaching the semi-finals of the Scottish District Cup for the fifth year in a row – a great achievement.The previous week the Shetland netb... Read more...

Talking Sport … by Jim Tait

Talking Sport … by Jim Tait

0 comments, 11/11/2016, by in Sport

The rise of tennis player Andy Murray to number one in the world at the weekend has again prompted suggestions that he is the greatest ever sportsman from Great Britain.While there is absolutely no doubt that Murray is now one of the most talented and successful performers the country has ever p... Read more...