11th February 2016
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Posts tagged with Shetland Amenity Trust

Archaeology article nominated for award
4 comments, 21/12/2015, by in News

An article about Old Scatness, inspired by an interview with Shetland archaeologist Val Turner and colleague Stephen Dockerill, has been nominated for an award.Rewriting the Origin of the Broch Builders by Matthew Symmonds has been nominated in the Research Project of the Year category in the 20... Read more...

Blast from the past at Sumburgh

The foghorn at Sumburgh Head lighthouse sounded again today for the first time in nearly 30 years. An invited crowd gathered for the event which is something of a personal triumph  for Brian Johnson who has spent the past few years off and on restoring the foghorn apparatus which last sounded in 1... Read more...

Shetland Wool Week
19/11/2013, by in Videos

http://youtu.be/FMasGNWy6dALast month’s Shetland Wool Week was deemed a great success by organisers. And now a video celebrating the event which celebrates the native sheep and the products which can be created from its fleece has been created by 60 North TV. At the end of wool week one of th... Read more...