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Daily Archives: June 19, 2009

Drunk man locked up for contempt

Drunk man locked up for contempt

19/06/2009, by in News

A Polish man who turned up drunk at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday found himself locked up for contempt of court.Remigiusz Pawlowski, 31, whose address was given as care of Allan’s Solicitors, Lerwick, created a disturbance in court while sitting in the public benches waiting for his case ... Read more...

People urged to back windfarm

People urged to back windfarm

19/06/2009, by in Public Affairs

Viking Energy is urging people to record their backing for its £800 million windfarm, placing a full-page advert in this newspaper with a tear-off slip to send off to the Scottish government’s energy con­sents unit in Glasgow.The move mirrors a tactic adopted in recent weeks by the group Sus... Read more...

MSYP’s taste of Norwegian democracy

MSYP’s taste of Norwegian democracy

19/06/2009, by in Public Affairs

Shetland MSYP NICOLE MOUAT reports from the International Democracy Project planning meeting in Norway, which she attended recently with SIC youth empowerment and participation worker Martin Summers.Martin and I headed to Sumburgh on Thursday 4th June to begin our journey.The long six-hour w... Read more...