Home / 2019 / November
Court / Lerwick Sheriff Court round-up
Council / Top marks for housing support service
Community / Councillor backs call for water safety policy
Community / Challenging myth and helping victims of sexual violenceRape Crisis Shetland hosts Violence Unseen exhibition as part of a campaign to raise awareness
Community / Smaller scale events an option as council to decide on Tall Ships bid
Nature / Humpbacks captured on camera in sea off FetlarWhales give photographer amazing photo op
Council / Roads team praised after gritter filmed sliding in icy conditions‘Gritter drivers work tirelessly throughout the day’, councillor says
Transport / End in sight for air traffic controllers’ disputeLatest HIAL offer to be put to the ballot
Community / Charitable trust invites bids for funding
Education / Vacancies create underspend in children’s servicesNew headteacher, however, has been recruited for Foula
Letters / High level of skill
Letters / Slow death of the Shetland dialect
Election / Folk reminded to consider voting by post in winter election
Reviews / The Crucible – another theatrical triumph for Islesburgh Drama Group
Education / Sandwick school staff ‘working really, really hard’ after inspection report
Arts / Singer-songwriter Richey to return
Election / Election campaign under way after main rivals open town offices
Election letters 2019 / Make your voice heard despite voting fatigue
Education / Councillor unhappy with inspectors over child identity
Council / Change of use consent needed to turn historic lodberry into home
Police / Collision at Black Gaet junction
Emergency services / Trawler freed from rocks near Lerwick
Health / Diabetes nurse Alison wins national award
Emergency services / ‘Very difficult conversations’ during Fair Isle fire debrief
Court / Remanded in custody until December
Community / Amenity trust ‘stretched to capacity’ during Wool Week
Business / Tourists could be taxed, if isles want it
Transport / Government to consider future design options for freight boatsSeafood Shetland welcomes development but calls for ‘more immediate action’
Community / Greater awareness linked to sharp rise in reports of domestic abuse, meeting hears
Community / Heritage and biodiversity key issues as amenity trust launches new strategic plan
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