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Photographer McCullin inspires a new generation

The work of war photographer Don McCullin will be shown at Shetland Museum and Bonhoga Gallery as part of a programme that will see local artists and musicians create a multi-media account of the photojournalist’s life. (more…) Read more...

Viking talk
0 comments, 12/09/2014, by in News

Maritime historian Graham Anthony will be visiting Shetland this week to give a talk about Vikings and their settlements in Unst. According to Mr Anthony, the Vikings found the isle very much to their liking. His talk, which will have the title Vikings, Warriors on Land and Sea, will take place in ... Read more...

Extra cash for Christmas bonus
2 comments, 11/09/2014, by in Headlines, News

Up to £57,000 in extra cash is to be put into the grant scheme to help those in need.Trustees of the Shetland Charitable Trust agreed to add extra funds to the Financial Hardship Scheme (formally the Christmas grant scheme) after the budget was cut earlier this year from £361,800 to £100,000.... Read more...