Hundreds of people visited St Ninian’s Isle beach on Sunday to take part in a poignant and moving tribute to mark the 100th anniversary of…READ FULL STORY
Stories tagged with Tag: First World War
Images from the First World War will be projected on to the north wall of Lerwick Town Hall this week, as part of Shetland’s commemorationsREAD FULL STORY
A moving commemoration of the Battle of the Somme, supported locally by Shetland Arts, has been voted the UK’s Best National Lottery funded Heritage project.READ FULL STORY
Monday marked the centenary of the start of the Battle of Passchendaele – a First World War battle which saw around 12 Shetlanders die on…READ FULL STORY
Descendants of two of the men killed when a First World War submarine blew up off Unst have described how they were both honoured andREAD FULL STORY
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