22nd February 2019
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New bar for Unst

New bar for Unst

0 comments, 18/12/2018, by in News

A new bar is set to open in Unst this weekend after being granted a licence at today's (Tuesday) meeting of the licencing board.Balta Light will open officially on Saturday in the former masonic lodge premises at Hagdale in the isle.The pub is a joint venture of Unst residents Desley Stickle... Read more...

Blue-green algae warning

Blue-green algae warning

Warnings are being issued to stay away from blue-green algae that has been found at a loch in Twatt.Shetland Islands Council said environmental health had been told by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency that the algae was in Collaster Loch.Notices are to be posted in local shops and ... Read more...

Ferry develops engine problem

Ferry develops engine problem

The council has apologised to ferry users after the Geira developed a problem with her main port engine.Engineers are investigating the cause of the problem and the vessel has been withdrawn from service in the Bluemull Sound.The SIC has amended its timetable and bookings are being suspended... Read more...