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Talking Sport … by Jim Tait

Talking Sport … by Jim Tait

0 comments, 24/03/2017, by in Features, Sport

The current spell of excellence by Shetland’s female sports competitors continued at the weekend with victories by both A and B teams in the annual netball inter-county.Both sides registered 52-25 successes in Kirkwall, in a discipline where two or three decades ago Orkney were far more domina... Read more...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

0 comments, 21/08/2015, by in Features, Sport

Merchant – a coach who left his mark on manyNews this week of the death of former professional footballer George Merchant will rekindle fond memories of many Shetland youngsters who played the game in the 1950s.Merchant, who was later to be a regular visitor to the isles through his jo... Read more...

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

Talking Sport … with Jim Tait

0 comments, 20/07/2015, by in Features, Sport

The Shetland Times relies very much on contributed copy for a large part of this newspaper, whether it be letters to the editor, details of events or, especially on these pages, sports reports.With that in mind it is very unfortunate that this season we have been unable to bring you consistent i... Read more...