Planning

Enjoy your visit to Lerwick town centre

The most significant improvement to Lerwick town centre was the refurbishment of the famous sign. Beautifully executed. My congratulations to the artist: Unfortunately, the problems of Harrison Square are a continuation of planning disasters stretching back sixty years. Did the Lerwick Town Council consider this when they created Church Road in the 1960s? The idea of […] Shetland News …


Archaeologist warns against approving plans for house near broch: ‘This location is totally inappropriate’

THE LOCATION of a proposed house near the Clickimin Broch is “totally inappropriate” and could result in a public inquiry if it is given planning permission. That is the view of Shetland’s regional archaeologist Dr Val Turner, who has advised the council’s planning service not to approve the application. Planning permission in principle is being […] Shetland News …