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Times Past 27.06.08

Times Past 27.06.08

27/06/2008, by in Features

25 YEARS AGOShetland Islands Council has won its fight to stop Scottish secretary George Younger imposing a £3.7 million cut in this year’s budget.On Wednesday Mr Younger announced he would be taking no action against the SIC for being 46 per cent over the government guide­line spending limi... Read more...

Times Past 20.06.08

Times Past 20.06.08

20/06/2008, by in Features

25 YEARS AGO After years of trying to attract new business to Shetland, the islands council is divided over a project which could bring at least 50 jobs to Scalloway.Councillors have "worked long and hard to attract industries to Shetland" and now they have two applications for the same site. Seve... Read more...