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RNLI lifeboat in Lerwick harbour
Shetland

Wishart celebrates 200 years of the RNLI

Ahead of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI)’s 200 year anniversary on 4 March 2024, Shetland MSP and Scottish Liberal Democrat Beatrice Wishart has lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament.

21 Feb 2024
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Shapinsay
General News and Press Releases

McArthur joins Housing Minister on visit to Shapinsay

Orkney’s MSP Liam McArthur today joined Housing Minister Paul McLennan on a visit to Shapinsay to meet members of the local development trust and find out more about a range of local housing projects being taken forward on the island.

16 Feb 2024
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Orcadian Column, 15 February 2024

Each Thursday morning, the Presiding Officer, DPOs and officials meet to prepare for First Minister’s Questions. It generally concludes with an informal sweepstake on what issues the opposition leaders will raise.

13 Feb 2024
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