21st November 2019
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A Trojan Horse (Jonathan Wills)

A Trojan Horse (Jonathan Wills)

The recommendation of Shetland Charitable Trust’s “governance review group” ignores the case for democratically elected trustees. Those of us who have patiently presented rational, evidence-based arguments for direct elections and a truly independent trust have been wasting our breath. The eld... Read more...

No joke (Kathy Greaves)

No joke (Kathy Greaves)

Some Shetland councillors/trustees are unwilling to relinquish their hold on Shetland's oil funds and are clinging on until the bitter end, despite legal advice to change. They don't want to give up their positions on the trust as they will lose their absolute power over how the funds are allocated.... Read more...