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Singing Saturdays t-shirtsRead MoreDecember 15, 2011

The t-shirts have arrived and they look great! I shall bring them in on Saturday and we can try them on. We may even get a chance to wear them for singing at the Peerie Shop.......

Singing for careRead MoreDecember 13, 2011

We go into care centres to do singing and movement sessions, and sometimes it is hard to know what people think of the sessions because they are polite and like to tell you what you want to hear. As I left the Isleshavn Care Centre in Yell today, I overheard one of the old folk who comes for day ca...

Can you help...Read MoreDecember 11, 2011

Our website is a constant work in progress and we are always looking for ways to make it better. If you like something, or have difficulty reading it, or don't like it at all, please let us know so that we can make it easier for everyone to use. Thanks!...

Our weekly emailRead MoreDecember 10, 2011

Apologies if you have received a few copies of our weekly email, and, if those that I have received are anything to go by, they are from November! We have been updating our website and the settings have gone a little awry. I shall look at them this weekend and get the updates working properly....

Bluemull Development CompanyRead MoreDecember 9, 2011

BDC offers business support services from their offices in the North Isles, and have been doing our administration for a few years now. We have decided to move our book-keeping and administration over to the company and I am looking forward to working with Jackie and Karen. Thanks for working with u...

Tickets for the Christmas concertRead MoreDecember 7, 2011

Singing Saturdays tickets are selling fast! As of this morning, there are only 54 left. Get in there quick for them; we would hate you to miss out... Shetland Box Office either online or in person at Islesburgh....

More weatherRead MoreDecember 6, 2011

It must be winter! The snow has started and it is beautiful and pretty and a little bit disruptive. If you are expecting to come along to sewing class today, or any of the events we normally run through the week, please check the website first. We will update it with what is happening. Of course, if...

Professional weavers ahoy...Read MoreDecember 5, 2011

This fabulous new site has just been sent on. Have a look at http://www.theweaveshed.org/ for resources, information, advice, and much more. A fantastic site for anyone interested in weave, particularly anyone who works in the industry....

Holly for Christmas!Read MoreDecember 5, 2011

Holly Berry, who visited us a little while back, has been busy producing beautiful things for sale. Holly saw Shetland and fell in love with the landscape and people, and we are always happy to hear about how she is doing. Check out Christmas items and Holly's online shop at http://www.hollyberrypr...

Sarah BarberRead MoreDecember 5, 2011

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A couple of summers back, Sarah and two of her friends came up to stay and work in Shetland. We enjoyed having the lasses here very much, and I am very pleased to see that Sarah is opening her first major exhibition in the Leicester Creative Business Depot. Sarah's work is concerned with time and m...