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By-Election 2019 / Michael StoutIndependent

Originally from Fair Isle, I’m a 58 year old widower with a grown up family, living in Quendale. I was the SIC member for Lerwick North and Bressay 2012-2017, serving as chair of the environment and transport committee, chair of Shetland’s regional transport partnership ZetTrans and as deputy leader of Shetland Islands Council.

I’ve had a wide range of life and work experiences; from early days crofting, crewing the ferry, and…

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By-Election 2019 / Peter TaitIndependent

I am standing in this election on a constitutional issue which I reckon transcends other issues facing our country at this time and which is simply going unaddressed.

I would like someone else address the subject but I have come to the conclusion that this is not going to happen.

My conclusion is that the monarchy is Scottish by design and English…

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By-Election 2019 / Ryan ThomsonIndependent

My name is Ryan Thomson, I am 34 years old, and I have lived in Shetland all my life, originating from Baltasound, Unst. I am married to Lesley, and we have three boys, James, Gary and Lewis.

Standing as an Independent, I can make my voting decisions based only on what is good for our islands, and not what a Mainland party tells me to. There’s no-one in Edinburgh or London telling me how to vote. I have the freedom to analyse…

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By-Election 2019 / Tom WillsScottish National Party (SNP)

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I believe that the tide is turning and Shetland is ready for change.

The SNP has been working hard to shape a fairer, more prosperous Shetland where people want to live, work and raise a family.

But as a local who grew up in Bressay, I know there’s still work to do.

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By-Election 2019 / Beatrice WishartLiberal Democrats

I’m delighted to be standing as the Liberal Democrat candidate in Shetland.

British politics is in turmoil and the SNP is trying to capitalise on the chaos of Brexit by pushing for more chaos in the form of independence. Both Brexit and independence would make our economy, security and trading ties all much more vulnerable and our public services much poorer.

Liberal Democrats are the home…

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Election / Wills picked as SNP by-election candidate
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Election / Communications chief in running for SNP candidacy
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Politics / From one Scott to another? Councillor to stand in by-election on anti-austerity ticket
Politics / Polls open for European Parliament election
Politics / Brexit dominates European election Althing debate
Council / SIC keen to explore two-member ward model
Politics / SIC ready for European election
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News round-up / Community councillors elected, speakers for Brexit debate, museum welcomes millionth visitor
SIC welcomes review of electoral ward boundariesThe move is part of the recently established Islands Act.
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