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The annual Heavy Metal Buffet got well and truly underway at Lerwick Legion last night where a full house of metal heads turned out to celebrate a musical genre that is twice as old as most of the fans who were there.
Shetland Arts' celebration of all things film was saluted by a parade on Saturday morning. Starting from the town’s Market Cross, the march made its way along the street under colourful bunting and ended up outside Mareel where a feast of films, lectures and discussions featuring film professionals will be held through to Sunday the 6th of September.www.shetnews.co.uk
A BANFF registered pelagic trawler was towed into Lerwick Harbour on Saturday morning after suffering engine failure. The 64m Resolute fell into trouble west of Fair Isle and it was towed into the harbour's south entrance by another trawler, the Forever Grateful.www.shetlandtimes.co.uk
The police are urging shop keepers and business owners in Shetland to be vigilant, following reports of attempted break ins at premises in Lerwick and Sumburgh.www.shetnews.co.uk
THIS YEAR's Screenplay festival kicked off in style with a movie-themed brass band march through the streets of Lerwick on Saturday. The Shetland Arts film bonanza, which has been curated by Mark Kermode and Linda Ruth Williams, launched with a musical parade through the town.www.shetlandtimes.co.uk
It was heartening to hear from Shetland Recreational Trust that no decisions have yet been taken regarding restructuring work at the Clickimin Leisure Centre.www.shetnews.co.uk
SCOTTISH Natural Heritage published their National Peatland Plan on Friday following widespread consultation on how to protect, manage and restore Scotland’s extensive peat bogs. The move comes as governments recognise the importance peatland plays as a carbon sink and its part in contributing to climate change targets.www.shetnews.co.uk
SHETLAND dialect group Shetland Forwirds is reminding budding poets there is just this weekend left before the closing date for entries to the 2015 Rhoda Bulter Award. The theme for dialect poems this year is “joy” and they should be no more than 40 lines long.www.shetlandtimes.co.uk
Parts of the Clickimin Leisure Complex pool building will reopen on Monday but it will be mid to late October before the main pool re-opens following the closure of the complex on safety grounds in June - a setback that will cost Shetland Recreational Trust an estimated £160,000.
THE POLICE are urging shop keepers and business owners in Shetland to be vigilant, following reports of one break in and one attempted break in at two premises in Lerwick and the Sumburgh area over the past week. Officers are carrying out high visibility patrols in these areas and are appealing to shop owners and the public to report any signs of suspicious activity in the area. "Business owners can assist us by ensuring that their premises are fully secured before leaving the property unattended and that no money is left in the tills or elsewhere within the building,” a spokesman said.www.shetnews.co.uk
POOLSIDE facilities at Lerwick’s Clickimin Leisure Complex will open on Monday for the first time in five weeks after safety fears closed the swimming pool. Repairs and lost income have already cost the trust £160,000 as a result of the closure caused when part of a bolt fell into the pool from its roof last month. On Friday Shetland Recreational Trust said they would be able to open the pool café, health suite, hydrotherapy pool, soft play area and waterside suite from 10am on 31 August.www.shetlandtimes.co.uk
• Former Shetland Smokehouse in Skeld faces uncertain future despite local food producers wanting to move in. • The foundation stone for new AHS revealed during week of school funding criticism. • And it’s tin hats at the ready for Aa Up Clett Helly. • Cash flows in for an injured waitress who suffered serious […]www.shetnews.co.uk
A GROUP calling on local councils to adopt anti-nuclear policies will hold a seminar in Lerwick on Friday. The Nuclear Free Local Authorities (NFLA) Scotland Forum will be held at Islesburgh between 12 and 2pm to discuss energy issues in the country.www.shetlandtimes.co.uk
Bee-eater-K2000Bee-eaters are very colourful birds and unusually seven were spotted at Veensgarth in Tingwall yesterday morning.www.shetlandtimes.co.uk
Education Secretary Angela Constance has unveiled the foundation stone for the new Anderson High School, marking a gathering of pace in the council’s flagship project. The minister revealed the stone, which will form part of a “memory cairn” made up of rocks gathered by pupils from all around the isles, at a special ceremony. The […]www.shetnews.co.uk
SCOTTISH education secretary Angela Constance has defended the government's levels of funding for education during a brief visit to Shetland on Thursday. In a short ceremony at Clickimin, the MSP for the Almond Valley unveiled the foundation stone for the new £56 million Anderson High School.www.shetnews.co.uk
A SMALL flock of one of Europe’s most brightly coloured birds has appeared in Shetland thousands of miles from its normal habitat. The seven bee-eaters that drew crowds of excited birdwatchers on Wednesday should have been heading to sub-Saharan Africa from their breeding grounds in southern Europe and the Middle East. Instead they appeared at the end of a quiet road in Tingwall, north of Lerwick, where they were seen catching insects before disappearing late morning on Thursday.
A summer of sporting success was celebrated at the town hall last night, with a civic reception for the Shetland Island Games squad and the Shetland Gymnastics Club. This year saw Shetland’s most successful off-island team, with 23 medals in Jersey and Shetland finishing 10th in the medal table. Meanwhile, six Shetland gymnasts travelled to […]www.shetnews.co.uk
THE FRENCH oil multinational behind the Shetland Gas Plant is selling off the pipelines connecting the islands to the mainland, as well as the mainland gas terminal at St Fergus for £585 million. On Thursday Total announced plans to sell the 225 mile long Frigg UK (FUKA) pipeline that transports 20 gas fields in the northern North Sea to St Fergus.www.shetlandtimes.co.uk
Council leaders say they are receiving an unfair deal from a £100 million Scottish government attainment fund. Representatives from Shetland, Orkney and Western Isles authorities believe the fund, announced last month, is mainly being used to assist central belt areas. Shetland Islands Council’s political leader, Gary Robinson, is also concerned that the SIC spends approximately […]
AN AUSTRALIAN comedian who almost became a zoo keeper has scooped this year’s Foster’s Best Comedy Show award at the UK’s most competitive comedy arena.www.scotsman.com
ATTEMPTS to tackle the epidemic of problem gambling will “continue to fail” unless the Scottish Government stops “tiptoeing” around the issue and recognises its devastating impact on public health, according to the treasurer of the nation’s largest local authority.www.scotsman.com
Churches along coastal Mississippi tolled their bells in unison yesterday morning to mark the 10th anniversary of the day that Hurricane Katrina – one of the deadliest storms in US history – made landfall.www.scotsman.com
CONCERNS have been raised after NHS doctors failed to inform an elderly patient that removing a cancerous lump would leave him with “extensive facial disfigurement”.www.scotsman.com
NICOLA Sturgeon and her opponents last night clashed over the Scottish Government’s record ahead of MSPs returning to Holyrood after the summer break this week.www.scotsman.com
JUSTICE Secretary Michael Matheson was accused last night of being in denial over the crisis engulfing Police Scotland after he claimed Sir Stephen House had left a “lasting positive legacy”.www.scotsman.com
AN Egyptian court yesterday sentenced three Al-Jazeera journalists to three years in prison, the latest twist in a long-running trial criticised worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists.www.scotsman.com
Full-time custodians are to be appointed at the world-famous Italian Chapel in Orkney in an effort to safeguard the unique structure, which has suffered vandalism and break-ins including the loss of three hand-carved wooden plaques.www.scotsman.com
SCOTTISH Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has come under pressure to hand back a £100,000 donation from a controversial businessman who has links with a Serbian war criminal.www.scotsman.com
DESPITE setbacks in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Halo Trust still offers hope to civilians devastated by war, turning minefields into farm land, its CEO tells Dani Garavelliwww.scotsman.com
WHAT’S it going to take, then, if a pile of decomposing corpses in the back of an abandoned chicken lorry isn’t enough to shake us out of our insular, xenophobic torpor?www.scotsman.com
IN A couple of weeks, the corridors and bars of Scotland’s universities will throng with freshers, setting out on academic courses that will shape the rest of their lives.www.scotsman.com
IT’S so much easier to back infrastructure investment when year after year, demand grows at exceptional levels. That’s why I shall be arguing at our conference in Glasgow this week for Anglo-Scottish HSR to remain firmly on the agenda in Westminster and Holyrood.www.bbc.co.uk
Inverness manager John Hughes says midfielder Ryan Christie is worth more than the £500,000 being offered by Celtic.www.bbc.co.uk
One of Scotland's oldest law firms is taken over by administrators following financial difficulties.www.bbc.co.uk
Thousands of competitors take part in Scotland's biggest open water swimming event at Loch Lomond.www.bbc.co.uk
Scotland deliver a commanding display to thump Italy in the final Test before their Rugby World Cup squad is named.www.bbc.co.uk
Police officers are trying to find a missing bag containing a rescue flare which they say could be "dangerous" in the wrong hands.www.bbc.co.uk
Hearts lose Callum Paterson to a red card, their first league game and their Premiership lead at Hamilton.www.bbc.co.uk
Celtic come from behind to subdue St Johnstone and take over from Hearts at the top of the Scottish Premiership.
A rousing second half display was not enough from Orkney RFC as they lost their opening league game against Perthshire RFC 31-28. With kick off at 11:30am, Orkney’s first 40 minutes of their BT National League Division 3 campaign didn’t go according to plan as a dominant Perthshire side went into half time 17-0 ahead. ...www.orcadian.co.uk
The Thornley Binders Cup final, due to be played on Sunday at the Market Green, has been cancelled after Rendall were unable to field a team and therefore scratched the game, handing the Cup to Firth. With a number of players unavailable to play this weekend, Rendall had wanted to move the fixture. However, with no resolution ...www.orcadian.co.uk
Nine local darts players are preparing to go toe-to-toe with seven professionals as the 2015 Orkney Masters bull off today in what is sure to be a fantastic spectacle of tungsten tussling at the Pickaquoy Centre. A mixture of Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) and British Darts Organisation (BDO) players are making the trip to Orkney ...www.orcadian.co.uk
Orkney RFC are set to begin life in the national leagues as their BT National League Division 3 campaign is due to get underway this afternoon. The squad has travelled down to take on Perthshire RFC, who finished seventh last year, for the game due to kick off at 11:30am at the Gannochy Sports Pavillion in Perth. Perthshire ...www.orcadian.co.uk
The 7th annual Rousay Lap Half-Marathon is due to start today at 12 noon with the family fun event starting at the pier and setting off anti-clockwise round the island, finishing at Trumland House. Participants can run, cycle or walk around the island with the event open to all ages. Last years winning cyclist was ...www.orcadian.co.uk
Orkney Motocross Club are preparing for their biggest weekend of the year as the ever-popular Orkney Beach Race comes back around. The race, in its 26th year, is the highlight of the year for many Orkney riders and see’s riders from across the country travel to Orkney to compete. This year, notable entries are last ...www.orcadian.co.uk
Full-time custodians are to be employed at Orkney’s Italian Chapel next year, in a bid to manage increasing numbers of visitors and to help protect the fabric of the building. An admission charge is also to be introduced to help cover the costs of employing the custodians. The measures have been agreed by the Italian ...www.orcadian.co.uk
Residents and visitors to Westray are preparing for a weekend of music and fun as this year’s Westray Connections music festival gets underway today. Over the weekend, festival goers can see performances from Andy Cant and Billy Jolly, The Jo Philby Band, Jock P, Alice Tait and Friends, Gnoss, Maggie and James Nicolson, Genuine Draft, ...www.orcadian.co.uk
The Barn and Granary, Snelsetter, Longhope Bedrooms 2 & Bedrooms 3 Offers Over £245,000 The Barn & Granary are full of charm and steeped in history a truly unique barn conversion. Click for Full Details D&H 56A Albert Street, Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1HQ Telephone: (01856) 872216 • Fax: (01856)872483 • Email: email@example.com
Sites at Greens, Toab, Deerness Plot Offers Over £48,000 two building sites each extending to approx. 1050 square meters Click for Full Details D&H 56A Albert Street, Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1HQ Telephone: (01856) 872216 • Fax: (01856)872483 • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Brinian House, Rousay Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 1 Offers Over £175,000 4/5 bedroom house located on the island of Rousay. Click for Full Details D&H 56A Albert Street, Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1HQ Telephone: (01856) 872216 • Fax: (01856)872483 • Email: email@example.com
Site at the Willows, Hoy Plot Offers Over £22,000 Site with planning permission in principle for a 1.5 storey dwelling. in a very picturesque and desirable area with beautiful sea views over North Bay. Click for Full Details D&H 56A Albert Street, Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1HQ Telephone: (01856) 872216 • Fax: (01856)872483 • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Police Scotland are once again advising residents to be vigilant with regard to people calling at their doors asking them to take part in surveys or collections for various causes. Police advise householders to check the identification documents of any such people, and if they have any doubt whatsoever regarding who they are dealing with ...www.orcadian.co.uk
Site at Brandyha’, Eday Plot Offers Over £38,000 site extending to approx. 8.80 acres.s. Click for Full Details D&H 56A Albert Street, Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1HQ Telephone: (01856) 872216 • Fax: (01856)872483 • Email: email@example.com
Kettletoft Garage House, Sanday Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 1 Offers Over £110,000 4 bedroomed detached property within Kettletoft village. Click for Full Details D&H 56A Albert Street, Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1HQ Telephone: (01856) 872216 • Fax: (01856)872483 • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Windmill, South Windwick, South Ronaldsay Ruins Offers Over £27,000 Land at South Windwick consists of a derelict dwelling with approximately 2.1 acres of land (0.87 hectares). Set in from the coast line in a beautiful, quiet rural location there are lovely views towards the cliffs and over the surrounding countryside. There may be the possibility ...hebridestoday.com
Scottish Conservative MSP Jamie McGrigor has announced he is to stand down at the 2016 Holyrood elections. One of the few remaining MSPs who has served continuously since the Scottish […]hebridestoday.com
A complete record of the deaths of Scottish seafarers from late Victorian times until 1974 is now available online for the first time. Over 14,000 new records are being made […]hebridestoday.com
Recent samples taken at Loch Chill Donnain, Kildonan, South Uist have indicated the presence of blue-green algae. Further samples taken at East Loch Ollay, South Uiststill indicate the presence of […]hebridestoday.com
Rev Hugh Ferrier is set to become the first-ever minister of the High Free Church in Stornoway. Earlier today (Wednesday 26 August) the 28-year-old accepted a unanimous call to pastor […]
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