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Coronavirus / Community showed ‘quite a high level of responsibility’ during festive period
Coronavirus / Forty one new Covid cases
Coronavirus / Spike in Covid cases not having impact on hospital admissions at presentBut due to national modelling it could be a few more weeks until ‘we know that it [the Omicron variant] genuinely is milder’, public health official says
Coronavirus / Covid testing changes should ease pressure on local health teams
Coronavirus / Self-isolation and PCR test rules to change, first minister confirmsMeanwhile a further 24 Covid cases have been confirmed in Shetland
Coronavirus / Twenty eight more Covid cases
Coronavirus / Local Covid case tally continues to rise
Coronavirus / Seven Covid cases confirmed
Business / Surplus Covid business funding being used up
Coronavirus / Minimise Hogmanay socialising, first minister saysNew limits on the capacity of events and tightened measures in hospitality venues – such as the return of table service – are announced
Coronavirus / Eight new cases of Covid
Coronavirus / Twenty five new Covid cases since Friday
Coronavirus / Thirteen more Covid cases
Coronavirus / Hospital visitors urged to ‘flow before you go’
Coronavirus / Covid situation leads to event postponements
Letters / Uncertain times
Transport / Bressay ferry service affected by Covid outbreakA reduced timetable is being put in place and will be reviewed again on 23 December
Coronavirus / Omicron variant now present in isles as 11 new Covid cases confirmed
Transport / Fragility of inter-island ferry service ‘even more perilous’ after isolation rule changeA reminder has been made for people not to travel on ferries to and from Shetland’s islands if they have Covid symptoms
Updated People encouraged to reduce social contact with other households before and after ChristmasFirst minister Nicola Sturgeon said when people are socialising at home or in public venues, the advice is to limit their group to three households
Coronavirus / Covid test result delays ‘very disruptive’
Coronavirus / Tweak to self-isolation rules as first minister warns of ‘potential tsunami of Covid infection’Nicola Sturgeon says the Omicron variant is ‘rising exponentially’ in Scotland and reiterates advice to postpone Christmas parties
Coronavirus / Lerwick restaurant loses more than 200 covers since start of month amid Christmas party Covid warning
Coronavirus / Nine new Covid cases as NHS marks one year of vaccination effortA mobile operating theatre – pictured above – has also arrived in Lerwick to tackle a backlog caused by the pandemic
Coronavirus / Don’t travel on the ferries when Covid positive, government official warns
Coronavirus / Negative lateral flow test added to Covid vaccination certification scheme
Coronavirus / Be aware of Omicron test scam emails, council warns
Coronavirus / Top-up Covid business support in the offing for hotels and taxi driversThe general Covid-19 discretionary fund, open to businesses which have not received government funding so far, will also reopen for a second phase
Coronavirus / Twenty three more Covid cases
Coronavirus / Twenty one new Covid casesNHS Shetland says at the moment there are no patients in hospital admitted with respiratory illness due to Covid
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