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:
An innovative service which has provided childcare for essential workers during the coronavirus pandemic draws to a close today.
Shetland Arts has received £247,582 from the Scottish government’s Performing Arts Venues Relief Fund, which is designed to support venues that cannot yet re-open due
Questions have been raised of the Scottish Qualifications Authority after isles MSP Beatrice Wishart warned “entire classes” had complained that their grades had been dropped
The cancellation of Shetland’s agricultural shows due to Covid-19 is a “real loss” to the farming sector and local communities.
Isles businesses in the hospitality sector are being urged to “stick with strict hygiene measures and contact tracing” or risk further closures.
A demand has been made for any new online sales tax to be used by the Treasury to address long-standing concerns about unfair delivery charges
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