13th December 2019
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Whales call in by shore in Lerwick

Wendy Grant took this video of orcas coming close inshore near Tesco’s this afternoon. Were they hungry and looking for something to eat?

The pod is one of several that have been seen by hundreds of people around Shetland in recent weeks

About Peter Johnson

Reporter for The Shetland Times. I have also worked as an employed and freelance reporter and editor for a variety of print and broadcast media outlets and as as a freelance photographer and film maker/cameraman. In addition to journalism, I have experience in construction, oil analysis, aquaculture, fisheries, the health service and oral history.

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  1. Ron Young

    You don’t get anything this exciting at my own local Tesco in Clowne 🙁

  2. ian tinkler

    Thet do not usually eat horse!!

  3. Haydn Gear

    But they do sell horseradish sauce


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