18th August 2018
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Blue-green algae warning

Blue-green algae warning

Warnings are being issued to stay away from blue-green algae that has been found at a loch in Twatt.Shetland Islands Council said environmental health had been told by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency that the algae was in Collaster Loch.Notices are to be posted in local shops and ... Read more...

Ferry develops engine problem

Ferry develops engine problem

The council has apologised to ferry users after the Geira developed a problem with her main port engine.Engineers are investigating the cause of the problem and the vessel has been withdrawn from service in the Bluemull Sound.The SIC has amended its timetable and bookings are being suspended... Read more...

No SIC objection to power station

No SIC objection to power station

9 comments, 25/02/2014, by in Headlines, News

Another major construction project has moved closer to development after councillors agreed not to object to the new £200 million power station at Lerwick's Rova Head. However, the news has sparked a warning that planning staff are being burdened with too much responsibility for large-scale deve... Read more...