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Couple celebrating artisans

The Morgan 4/4 bound for Fair isle. All photos: Austin TaylorTHE CREW of the Fair Isle ferry Good Shepherd IV had to deal with a rather unusual cargo on Saturday when loading a Morgan 4/4 'classic' car.

Teen admits string of offences

Lerwick sheriff court.A YOUNG man from Lerwick whose "extremely bizarre behaviour" resulted in him crashing a car before sexually assaulting two women is due to learn his fate in August after admitting a string of offences.

Man faces rape charge

A MAN was released on bail on Wednesday after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court from custody on a petition alleging a contravention of the Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2009.

Man punished for threatening behaviour

A MAN from Lerwick who shouted and swore at his partner and threw her mobile phone against a wall the day before he was sent to prison on another matter has had two months added to his jail sentence.

Lifeboat call-out

Lerwick lifeboat. Photo: Mark BerryTHE LERWICK lifeboat assisted the Norwegian fishing vessel Krossoy with seven crew on board after the 43-metre boat fouled her propeller around 40 nautical miles south east of Lerwick on Wednesday.

Van damaged in town centre

POLICE are looking for information after receiving reports of damage being caused to a dark blue Ford Transit van and a table in Lerwick at the weekend.

Yell crash

A MAN was taken to the Gilbert Bain Hospital, in Lerwick, on Monday afternoon following a two-vehicle road accident in Yell.

Police launch knitting appeal

POLICE are encouraging Shetland knitters to get their needles out to make teddies designed to comfort children who have witnessed a traumatic incident.

Lights out on Skerries

ISLANDERS in Skerries were without power for almost 12 hours during the weekend after one of the overhead lines on the small island came down.


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