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Talking Sport … by Jim Tait

Talking Sport … by Jim Tait

0 comments, 24/03/2017, by in Features, Sport

The current spell of excellence by Shetland’s female sports competitors continued at the weekend with victories by both A and B teams in the annual netball inter-county.Both sides registered 52-25 successes in Kirkwall, in a discipline where two or three decades ago Orkney were far more domina... Read more...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

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...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

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...

Whalsay are Parish Cup winners

Whalsay are Parish Cup winners

0 comments, 17/08/2014, by in Headlines, Sport

Whalsay triumphed in the 62nd Parish Cup final at Gilbertson Park yesterday, defeating Delting 2-1 at Gilbertson Park in Lerwick.The match was played in terrible conditions, with a continual blustery wind and frequent squally showers, but to their great credit the players on both sides m... Read more...

Whalsay through to Parish semi-finals

Whalsay through to Parish semi-finals

12/06/2009, by in Sport

This year’s Parish Cup football competition is now up and running, with Whalsay already through to the semi-final where they will face either Southend United or Yell.The preliminary round saw fairly comfortable wins for Southend, Unst and Westside United and the remaining quarter-finals are: ... Read more...