29th August 2015
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Sporting success celebrated at the town hall
0 comments, 27/08/2015, by in Headlines, News, Sport

A summer of sporting success was celebrated at the town hall last night, with a civic reception for the Shetland Island Games squad and  the Shetland Gymnastics Club.This year saw Shetland’s most successful off-island team, with 23 medals in Jersey and Shetland finishing 10th in the medal ta... Read more...

Fraser cup final slots for Spurs and Celtic
21/07/2015, by in Headlines, Sport

Lerwick senior football rivals Spurs and Celtic will contest this season's Fraser Cup final, which is normally played at Fraser Park in Scalloway.Celtic put paid to Thistle's hopes in the first of last night's semi-finals at Gilbertson Park, with four goals in the first 25 minutes virtually ... Read more...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait
0 comments, 20/07/2015, by in Features, Sport

The Shetland Times relies very much on contributed copy for a large part of this newspaper, whether it be letters to the editor, details of events or, especially on these pages, sports reports.With that in mind it is very unfortunate that this season we have been unable to bring you consistent i... Read more...