Thursday, 1 September 2016
Employment ... Enjoyment
This simulation by Scotflight Scenery is of the Out Skerries, the most easterly group in Shetland. It simplifies the look of the islands which have about 70 residents. The closures of the salmon farm and of the secondary school, the smallest of its type in the UK, have been followed by the recent mothballing of the primary school now that its last pupil has left. There is a sense of crisis here about the future unless enterprising individuals can bring skills, initiatives, employment and ... enjoyment. Read the full account in Shetland News.
Scottish Islands Explorer - some islands need revivers, not explorers
Digital Edition: new technologies have been applied here