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.
Posts by Ryan Taylor:
“Urgent clarity” is being sought from the Scottish government over the lifting of Covid restrictions for island communities. Beatrice Wishart has written to the First…
A councillor has called on SIC staff to think “outside the box” when recruiting much-needed staff to fill long-running vacancies.
A regional marine plan for Shetland has been hailed as an example for other areas to follow.
New figures have shown nearly 18 million litres of fuel have been used by three ferry services in the isles over the last five years.
Shetland Greens have supported calls for better protection for animals ahead of the 2021 Scottish Parliament elections. List candidate Debra Nicolson has pledged her support…
Passenger numbers on NorthLink ferries have dropped by 62 per cent.
The Scottish government must learn lessons in how it cares for its elderly, the First Minister has told MSPs.
Five new cases of coronavirus have been reported, according to Scottish government figures. NHS Shetland says all those involved were contacts of existing patients. The…
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