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Views from the Scord 29.08.08

Views from the Scord 29.08.08

29/08/2008, by in Features

Harbour activity FISH landings were up in the week to Friday, but otherwise it was a fairly quiet week in Scalloway Harbour.The freight coaster Sirius returned with 220 tonnes of salmon feed for the store on Blacksness Pier while the striking profile of the Maersk Advancer occupied the harbour on ... Read more...

Views from the Scord 22.08.08

Views from the Scord 22.08.08

22/08/2008, by in Features

Quiet harbourIT WAS an exceptionally quiet period in Scalloway Harbour in the week to Friday.For the second week in a row most of the activity was provided by the Ronja Settler, fishing vessels and small craft.The quiet period is thought to be largely a consequence of the particularly f... Read more...

Views from the Scord 15.08.08

Views from the Scord 15.08.08

15/08/2008, by in Features

Society’s Sunday teasTHE SHETLAND Bus Friendship Society is holding teas in the Scalloway Hall on Sunday.On display during the afternoon there will be a variety of lightsome photo-related competitions including a display of comical photographs, a caption competition and a competition to guess ... Read more...

Views from the Scord 08.08.08

Views from the Scord 08.08.08

08/08/2008, by in Features

Scalloway bornA recent visitor to Scalloway was completing a unique homecoming to the village, having been born here in 1945. Jan With and his wife Phyllis had travelled from their home in British Columbia, Canada, to retrace the earliest times of Jan’s life, starting with his birth in the cotta... Read more...

Views from the Scord 01.08.08

Views from the Scord 01.08.08

01/08/2008, by in Features

Charity concert The charity concert at the Scalloway Boating Club on Saturday night raised over £1,000 for cancer charities. To review such a concert is made difficult by the requirement for so many superlatives from such an excellent array of musical talent. Compere John Willum “Popeye” Ward k... Read more...