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Man taken to hospital after house fire

A man has been taken to hospital following a house fire in the Roadside area of Hamnavoe in Burra. (more…) Read more...

Fined for assault on nurse and paramedic
06/01/2015, by in Headlines, News

A Latvian seaman has been fined £800 at Lerwick Sheriff Court after he admitted drunkenly assaulting a nurse and a paramedic.Surva Mart, 53, of Kruma Street, in the Baltic state's Liepaya, "lashed out" after he was taken to the Gilbert Bain Hospital.He admitted assaulting a female nurse by ... Read more...