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Daily Archives: September 5, 2010

Shetland Life: Editorial

Shetland Life: Editorial

A tough job At a time when Tory ministers and their Liberal Democrat minions are gleefully waving axes in every government department, it would be reassuring to know that we had a confident, competent local authority in place, ready to guide us through the difficult times ahead. We don’t tho... Read more...

Tochts fae Tushie Truncherfaece

Tochts fae Tushie Truncherfaece

Eigg on his faece Dis summer Meenie insisted we wirna raikin awa. “Wi fower peerie trows hit’s an ontak,” she said. “Mind hoo wabbit du wis eftir we traiked tae Norway tae veesit yon trolls?” Meenie wis fairly richt. A holiday in Shetland wid be mair relaxin. An whaar is boannie... Read more...

Nelson’s Column

Nelson’s Column

With the school year started, my far superior half is back at work “learnin’ the bairns art,” and I am once again a full time Domestic Dad. As I buzz around trying to prevent the wee one from braining himself on the furniture and eating everything in his path (whilst standing on plastic toys a... Read more...