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North Mainland Notes 16.10.09

North Mainland Notes 16.10.09

17/10/2009, by in Features

Change to Post Office hours Although the hosted post office service for Hillswick, which started in the Hillswick hall in August, will continue to operate on Monday and Thursday afternoons, there has been a slight change to the opening times. Post Office services will now be available on both d... Read more...

North Mainland Notes 09.10.09

North Mainland Notes 09.10.09

10/10/2009, by in Features

WRVS needs you The WRVS in Shetland has been running a social in Northmavine for the past few months and s keen to welcome new members. The club urgently needs volunteers to help run the sessions and would also be delighted to hear from anyone who could provide transport. Club meetings run... Read more...

North Mainland Notes 02.10.09

North Mainland Notes 02.10.09

03/10/2009, by in Features

Fundraising at Nesting Nesting Primary Parent Council has come up with a novel fund-raising idea where folk can donate good-quality unwanted items of clothing, toys, books or household items and buy something new for themselves. "The Nesting New 2 U Exchange" takes place at Nesting primary sc... Read more...

North Mainland Notes 25.09.09

North Mainland Notes 25.09.09

26/09/2009, by in Features

New head for Urafirth Urafirth Primary School has a new head teacher – Wilma Missendon will start work after the holidays on 26th October. She currently works as a class teacher and also supports schools in the Livingston area in developing the Curriculum for Excellence. Mrs Missendon i... Read more...

North Mainland Notes 18.09.09

North Mainland Notes 18.09.09

19/09/2009, by in Features

Second Shetland Food Festival Following on from the success of the Shetland Food Festival last year, preparations are underway for the second event. The festival is being organised by Shetland Islands Council’s economic development unit and will run from Friday 2nd October to Sunday 11th Octob... Read more...

North Mainland Notes

North Mainland Notes

12/09/2009, by in Features

Ronas Drama It’s a sure sign that winter is approaching when the Ronas Drama group prepare to start the new season. The group has been running for almost half a century and began in winter 1960, with Jenny Gilbertson at the helm. Chrissie Manson of Urafirth, one of the main stalwarts of the... Read more...

North Mainland Notes 04.09.09

North Mainland Notes 04.09.09

05/09/2009, by in Features

Good as New open The Brae Good as New shop has re-opened in the Brae Youth Centre after the summer break. The shop is open each Tuesday from 2pm to 4pm as well as the last Saturday of the month, also from 2-4pm, and has a wide range of clothing in a variety of sizes and styles at very reasonable ... Read more...

North Mainland Notes

North Mainland Notes

28/08/2009, by in Features

Kirk and community The Church of Scotland would like to invite residents of Mossbank, Firth and Toft along for a discussion evening at the Mossbank kirk on Wednesday at 7.30pm. The aim of the meeting is to discuss how the kirk can play a part in the community and everyone is welcome. Anyone w... Read more...

North Mainland Notes

North Mainland Notes

21/08/2009, by in Features

FAB ball at Mossbank The charity summer ball held recently in the Mossbank hall in memory of Fabian Richardson was a huge success, raising £1,268.27 for Diabetes UK (The Fabian (FAB) Richardson Tribute Fund – Diabetes UK). A huge amount of effort was put into organising the event and the ha... Read more...

North Mainland Notes 14.08.09

North Mainland Notes 14.08.09

15/08/2009, by in Features

Weekend of bannocks The unusually large number of caravans passing by our office this week can only mean one thing – there’s a Big Bannock about to be baked in North Roe tomorrow. This year the theme is inspired by “under the sea”. Many might think I carp on about Northmavine, bu... Read more...