21st November 2018
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Bog flowers, ferries and a fine first aider feature in this week’s Shetland Times.

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• A new housing development for Nesting could be at risk because of the chance discovery of a rare plant.

• Transport minister Derek Mackay wants talks with Loganair over air fares.

• A young woman who risked her own safety when she stopped a man from bleeding to death has won a bravery award.

• A baby boy is fighting back after life-saving heart surgery despite an unwanted glitch on his trip home.

• A “Snoozebox” could appear on the slopes of Lerwick’s Ladies Drive.

• We have coverage of the Walls and Cunningsburgh shows.

• There are more reviews from Fiddle Frenzy.

• And in sport the 113th Lerwick Regatta provided plenty of great races and Spurs added the third piece of silverware to their trophy cabinet this year.


About Adam Guest

Reporter for The Shetland Times. I have also worked as a senior news reporter at The Press and Journal, The Barnsley Chronicle and as a freelance reporter for The Doncaster Free Press. Alongside news reporting I specialise in music and sports journalism. Pork pie lover.

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