21st November 2018
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Salmon boat breakdown

Salmon boat breakdown

The Aith lifeboat has come to the rescue of a salmon boat which broke down about four miles north-east of Foula.Shetland Coastguard received the call at 5am on Saturday morning to the Migdale, due to a machinery failure.The coastguard believed it was an issue with the vessel's prop and four... Read more...

Damage to parked car

Damage to parked car

Police are appealing for witnesses following a report of damage to a parked car.The car, a blue Ford Fiesta, is said to have been damaged at the West Mainland Leisure Centre in Aith at around 3.40pm on Tuesday 3rd October.Any members of the public who have information relating to the inciden... Read more...

Michaelswood donations box destroyed

Michaelswood donations box destroyed

1 comment, 04/03/2017, by in News

A picnic destination beloved by locals and tourists alike has had its donations box vandalised.Michaelswood, in Aith, is a popular woodland walking destination on Shetland's west side and has attracted glowing reviews from tourists on travel review website TripAdvisor.But this morning Ray Fe... Read more...

Big crowds for Aith lifeboat gala

Big crowds for Aith lifeboat gala

12/06/2009, by in News

Despite fears for the weather with a few showers in the morning, Sunday afternoon turned out to be bright and sunny for the large crowds who attended the 2009 Aith Lifeboat Gala.The gala was opened in a blaze of colour by the Lerwick jarl squad led by Steven Mouat, Lerwick junior jarl Kristof... Read more...