Entire lead roof stolen from church

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Shetland map box ban comes into force

It gives island councils extra powers over activities on and around their coastlines and requires ministers to have a long-term plan for improvement. ‘Nobody puts Shetland in a box’ Thanks to an amendment from Mr Scott, it also includes a “Shetland mapping requirement”. The Lib Dem MSP said the common…

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VR is helping amputees feel their prosthetics as if they belonged to their bodies

BBC presenter Rachael Bland spent the last two years of her life working to help others cope with cancer.  On Wednesday, Bland’s family shared a heartbreaking tweet via her account, announcing she’d passed away from breast cancer at age 40.  SEE ALSO: 5 tips to help manage your back-to-school mental…

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Asbestos warning for helicopter staff

“Any remaining items in service Sea Kings suspected to contain asbestos are being removed urgently and we are contacting those who may have been exposed in the past, detailing the actions they should take,” the MoD said. Foreign governments and civilian organisations which have bought former UK military Sea Kings…

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