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Walking the wilds around the wind farm works

SPRING has sprung – at least in some parts of the country – and many of us are keen to get out on longer walks to stretch those lockdown legs. Viking Wind Farm is now over six months into construction and its large site in the central Mainland remains open to walkers, as long as […] Shetland News …


Winter Wonderland Gallery

THERE WOULD be many people who associate Shetland with only wind, and rain, with a few extra force 10s thrown in for good measure. Certainly there are a fair few gales: great for blowing away the cobwebs on a wild walk, watching mighty waves batter the cliffs, and drying suitably secured washing in double-quick time. […] Shetland News …


Tackling the plastic threat to our seas

LOCAL fishermen have recently raised concerns about discarded fishing gear in waters around Shetland. Councillors passed a motion on the topic last month. While much more can and should be done, Shetland Islands Council is already at the heart of European efforts to clean up our seas. SIC is a founding member of KIMO International […] Shetland News …