By-Election

West by-election not a ‘foregone conclusion’, Green candidate says

GREEN candidate for the Shetland West by-election Debra Nicolson says she will be “going out to win” the contest. She said she “won’t be sit back and think it’s a foregone conclusion”. In something of a streamlined re-run of May’s main election, Nicolson will again come up against the independent Mark Robinson and SNP candidate […] Shetland News …


Robert Thomson elected new councillor for the North Isles ward

WELCOME to Shetland News’ live coverage of the North Isles council by-election count at the Clickimin in Lerwick. Votes were cast yesterday (Thursday) and the count today should be fairly quick – it is kicking off at 11am with the result expected shortly after. The by-election took place because only two candidates came forward for […] Shetland News …