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Daily Archives: August 28, 2009

Giant <I>Serene</I> gets to work at long last

Giant Serene gets to work at long last

28/08/2009, by in Fishing & Sea

The commanding view from the skipper’s leather chair on the Serene’s vast bridge evokes fear and awe: how can Bobby Polson park his backside here after three years ashore, comprehend these 20 flat-screen digital monitors around him, guide the monster out to sea and find a decent mark of herr... Read more...

Editorial: The Old Rock 28/8/09

Editorial: The Old Rock 28/8/09

0 comments, 28/08/2009, by in News

Decision on AHS site must be finalAmbivalance must end Councillors should be currently digesting the independent review, co-ordinated by consultant Andrew Laidler, to compare the two proposed sites for Lerwick’s new Anderson High School.By general consensus it appears that most people are ... Read more...

Jordan to throw for Scotland

Jordan to throw for Scotland

28/08/2009, by in Sport

Jordan Morrison, 16, has become the latest young Shetland athlete to be selected to represent Scotland – he will be throwing the javelin in the UK School Games in Cardiff next month.Jordan has had a fantastic season and adds the Scotland vest to the two he has already earned through being sele... Read more...

Highest turnout of year for Dale Open

Highest turnout of year for Dale Open

28/08/2009, by in Sport

Saturday at Dale saw the highest turnout of the year for the very popular Hay & Co Buildbase Open when 92 golfers took part on a splendid sunny day.As always, the sponsors and their staff put in a lot of effort to make the day a success with some staff running the barbecue while others ensur... Read more...