Feature / All set for this year’s Children in NeedOVER 90 prizes will be up for auction during this year’s BBC Radio Shetland Children In Need fundraiser.
Community / Apprentices recognised
Community / Althing returns#MeToo and Brexit will be on the agenda.
Man reported missing
Church merger one step closerPlans are afoot to unite the Shetland and Aberdeen presbyteries.
Community / South mainland projects need your voteOVER 20 organisations will vie for funding at a participatory budgeting event due to be held in the South Mainland this weekend.
BT cold call warningBT is reminding its customers to continue being on their guard when receiving cold calls from companies pretending to work on behalf of the communication company.
Air traffic controllers vote for action over pay
Local learners recognised at awardsDavid Spence and Rhona Tait were highly commended at the SQA ceremony.
Court / Assault leads to more time in prison
Capsized dinghy triggers emergency call outAITH lifeboat and the Sumburgh based search and rescue helicopter were called out on Sunday afternoon Shetland Coastguard received reports of a capsized boat off Muckle Roe.
Community / Young volunteers celebratedAnnual awards ceremony goes from “strength to strength”
Power off up north232 properties lost power on Friday afternoon.
Community / Ladies lifeboat guild raises thousands
Leaks at the town hallWater entered the building through its windows in recent bad weather.
Hrossey to be held back in AberdeenThe northbound ferry will only leave for Lerwick in the early hours.
Sport / Football fans to get their kicks as Scottish Cup visits
Community / SIC ready to accept Syrian refugeesTWO FAMILIES who have fled civil war in Syria will be resettled in Shetland in the coming weeks.
Updated Two taken to hospital following serious accident near SandwickA MAN and a woman were taken to the Gilbert Bain Hospital on Wednesday afternoon following a two vehicle collision on the A970 at the Cunningsburgh Cliffs, near the turn off to Sandwick.
Court / Man pleads guilty to assaulting three womenA MAN has been remanded in custody after pleading guilty to assaulting three women at a house in Sandveien in Lerwick last month and stealing a car.
Court / Man fined for assaulting womanA MAN was found guilty of assaulting a woman after a three day trial at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday.
Court / Fine for careless driverA MAN has been fined £365 and given six penalty points for a motoring offence on the Tingwall Straits.
Court / Drove while disqualifiedA MAN from Lerwick has had his sentence deferred after admitting driving while being newly disqualified.
Business / Co-op invests £1.5m into store upgradeTHE LERWICK Co-op supermarket on Holmsgarth Road has upped its game following a £1.5 million overhaul.
Court / Couper kept in custodyA MAN has been remanded in custody after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court accused of assault and struggling with police officers.
Amenity trust reshuffle completedA FORMER head of rural development with the National Park Authority is joining Shetland Amenity Trust’s new management team as its head of engagement next week.
Community / Bigton shop nominated for national awardTHE BIGTON Shop has been shortlisted for a national award celebrating rural community ownership.
Southerly gales force timetable changesTHE WINDY weather is again having an impact on NorthLink’s timetable.
Business / Hay’s Dock Cafe Restaurant closesHAY’s Dock Cafe Restaurant in Lerwick has closed with the loss of five jobs after facing “very challenging trading conditions”.
Island Medics to returnThe TV show will be back with a second series this month.