13th October 2015
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Hockey girls hammer Inverleith in cracking cup opener

A superb team performance saw Shetland’s women's hockey squad take a thumping 10-0 victory over Inverleith Ladies 2 in their first round of the Scottish District Cup.Kristan Robertson opened the scoring for Shetland following a run from Victoria Duthie. The second goal was almost identical to ... Read more...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait
0 comments, 29/08/2015, by in Sport

It was heartening to hear from Shetland Recreational Trust that no decisions have yet been taken regarding restructuring work at the Clickimin Leisure Centre.Bowlers had been up in arms after reports that two of the four rinks in the Clickimin bowls hall would be lost as a result of turning half... Read more...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait
0 comments, 21/08/2015, by in Features, Sport

Merchant – a coach who left his mark on manyNews this week of the death of former professional footballer George Merchant will rekindle fond memories of many Shetland youngsters who played the game in the 1950s.Merchant, who was later to be a regular visitor to the isles through his jo... Read more...