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Daily Archives: June 26, 2009

St Olaf’s appeal

St Olaf’s appeal

0 comments, 26/06/2009, by in News

An appeal has been lodged against a council decision not to allow the development of flats at the back of St Olaf’s Hall in Lerwick as part of a major refurbishment.Written submissions have been prepared ahead of a site inspection by a secretary of state-appointed reporter who will visit the i... Read more...

Polish Vikings go berserk at Scatness

Polish Vikings go berserk at Scatness

26/06/2009, by in News

For residents of the South Mainland, visitors to Old Scatness or anyone with an interest in archaeology and a sense of fun, it would have been hard to escape noticing the visit of the Polish Viking troupe, the Wal­halla Vikings. The Vikings were brought to Shetland under the banner of the Johnsmas... Read more...

Couple to walk Great Wall for charity

Couple to walk Great Wall for charity

26/06/2009, by in News

A Shetland couple will walk along the Great Wall of China to raise funds for a charity which funds pioneering research into one of the most deadly cancers for women.Rita and Dean Wiseman, both 47, will set off in less than three months’ time for the trek in aid of The Eve Appeal (the Gynaecolo... Read more...