NORTHLINK’S sailing from Aberdeen to Lerwick and Kirkwall on Sunday will depart half an hour early due to a “technical issue”.
AN AIR ambulance plane intended for Orkney which mistakenly flew to Shetland last week took nearly four hours to arrive in Kirkwall after first touching down at Sumburgh, it has emerged.
AN INVESTIGATION is underway after an air ambulance sent to the aid of an infant in Orkney mistakenly flew to Shetland.
A MAN will be reported to the procurator fiscal following investigations by police into a collision last week involving a cyclist.
A TWENTY seven year old who admitted driving a non-roadworthy car without insurance or a licence last summer has been fined and banned from obtaining a licence.
A REGULAR offender who admitted running into the middle of a road in front of a vehicle and then violently struggling with police has been remanded in custody.
POLICE have released further information as they continue to investigate a collision between a cyclist and a transit van on Friday evening which resulted in the cyclist requiring hospital treatment.
HIGHLANDS and Islands list MSP John Finnie says it is "simply unacceptable" for UK Prime Minister Theresa May to reject the Scottish Government's desire to launch another independence referendum within the next two years.
OVER one hundred offshore oil workers are being flown to Shetland after the Clair platform lost power on Saturday morning.