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Theft of sheep from Nesting area

Theft of sheep from Nesting area

0 comments, 27/09/2015, by in News

A number of sheep and lambs have been stolen from a croft in the Nesting area, police have today warned.One of the animals in particular is said to be a pure bred Dutch Texel, valued at over £1,100.PC Alex Lumsden said the sheep had very recently been treated with a fluke and worm drench - ... Read more...

Car leaves road near Nesting junction

Car leaves road near Nesting junction

0 comments, 21/02/2014, by in News

A car left the road on the main road north this morning. Police and ambulance were called after the accident occured just before 10am. Police said the incident happened half a mile north of the Nesting junction, close to the half way house. They said the driver was "conscious and breathing". No o... Read more...

Splendid weather for festival

Splendid weather for festival

0 comments, 08/02/2014, by in Headlines, News

It would be fair to say the Nesting and Girlsta Up-Helly-A' has not always enjoyed the best of weather, but the Norse Gods were surely smiling on yesterday's event. A calm, still day greeted the 38-strong Jarl's Squad as the gathered in the morning for the day's proceedings, led by Guizer Jarl Dean... Read more...