Shetland

Shetland

Men jailed over Shetland drug haul

September 2, 2014

Two men who admitted bringing thousands of pounds worth of heroin into Shetland earlier this year were given lengthy jail sentences when they appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.

Orkney

Modern Vikings revert to engine power

July 8, 2014

The world's largest Viking replica longship, which lost its mast in strong winds off the coast of Shetland on its maiden voyage overseas, will be forced to continue its journey by engine power, its captain revealed yesterday.

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