5th September 2015
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Volleyball team to play in national league

The Shetland volleyball team, fresh off the back of the island games in Jersey, will take a giant leap into the unknown this winter because for the first time they will compete in the Scottish National League.The development will ensure that the team plays 16 competitive matches in the comin... 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...