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Speeding drivers fined

Speeding drivers fined

16/04/2016, by in News

Two "boy racers" were fined when they appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Thursday, with one losing his licence.Apprentice mechanic Alan Williamson, 20, from Vallafield, Tingwall pleaded guilty to driving a car without due care and attention and without consideration for other people using the ... Read more...

Trial set after Hill denies vandalism charge

Trial set after Hill denies vandalism charge

14/10/2015, by in News

Outspoken Shetland independence campaigner Stuart Hill has appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court accused of vandalism.Hill, 72, of Ocraquoy, Cunningsburgh, denied wilfully or recklessly destroying the closed property at North Bridge Stores in Cunningsburgh.He is accused of forcing open the side ... Read more...

Assault man will have to pay almost £4,000

Assault man will have to pay almost £4,000

13/10/2015, by in News

A man's behaviour was "approaching evil" when he assaulted his ex-partner at the Brae Hotel, Lerwick Sheriff Court has heard.Sheriff Philip Mann said Andrew Smith, 33, of Treefields, Buckingham, intended to cause "maximum embarrassment, and probably maximum pain" when the 30-year-old carried out... Read more...