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Daily Archives: July 5, 2010

Environment: A cut above

Environment: A cut above

Marsali Taylor investigates Enviroglass, a small firm with a big future. From the outside, it doesn’t look like a firm with the UK patent for the architect’s favourite recycled floor-covering. A green agricultural shed with a smaller shed behind it; a muddy track, and what looks like a large ... Read more...

Home sweet home?

Home sweet home?

Chris Cope examines the dilemma that he and other graduates face after college or university: return to Shetland or stay away? Shetland is a home like no other, with vast swathes of deep blue sea enclosing the islands in a gentle stranglehold, making it feel at times like a world away from the UK... Read more...

Shetland Life: Editorial

Shetland Life: Editorial

Softening the blow It seems that after years of hesitation the council may finally be pressing ahead with school closures in the islands. Councillors last month decided to consult on the closure of seven schools in total. Uyeasound, Burravoe, Sandness, North Roe and Olnafirth primaries, and th... Read more...