21st November 2018
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Pilot worries, an oil bypass and a visit to a new school site

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• Pilots’ union Balpa has raised concerns over the state and safety of Loganair planes.

• Schiehallion oil will not be coming to Sullom Voe, as BP cut costs.

• The Shetland Times is given an exclusive tour of the new Anderson High School site.

• Tavish Scott has accused the Scottish government of discrimination after rolling out cheaper ferry fares for west of Scotland routes.

• Ex-whalers gather for launch of new Shetland whaling book.

• In Music Matters, isles rocker Lisa Ward speaks of cages, flames and joker-style make-up.

• And in sport, car-lifting at the Clickimin as Faroese strong-men flex their muscles.

About Ryan Taylor

Ryan Taylor has worked as a reporter since 1995, and has been at The Shetland Times since 2007, covering a wide variety of news topics. Before then he reported for other newspapers in the Highlands, where he was raised, and in Fife, where he began his career with DC Thomson. He also has experience in broadcast journalism with Grampian Television. He has lived in Shetland since 2002, where he harbours an unhealthy interest in old cars and motorbikes.

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