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Daily Archives: July 3, 2009

Charitable Trust to give Clan £250,000

Charitable Trust to give Clan £250,000

03/07/2009, by in Public Affairs

The local CLAN 1,2,3 appeal soared through the £600,000 mark yesterday after Shetland Charitable Trust pledged £250,000 with more to come later if required. The donation takes the fund-raising tally to £615,000 as the Shetland appeal enters its final month.The gift provoked a lot of debate am... Read more...

Trusts pushed to be more open

Trusts pushed to be more open

03/07/2009, by in Public Affairs

Pressure is to be put on the publicly funded trusts in Shetland to be less secretive towards the community which pays for them. Shetland Charitable Trust agreed to look into the issue after hearing yesterday of complaints from members of the public denied information by some of the satellite trusts,... Read more...

Editorial: The Old Rock 03.07.09

Editorial: The Old Rock 03.07.09

03/07/2009, by in News

What a week. There were those in this office for whom the heat was too much. Doors had to be opened and fans brought in. The news editor needed a very large ice cream at one point from the van that had thoughtfully stopped outside. If he hadn’t had one, flake included of course, he would probably ... Read more...