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Latest newsletterRead MoreDecember 7, 2010

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Have a look at what has been going on and what we have planned. A lot of fun to be had over Christmas and beyond!...

Carols at Peerie Shop CafeRead MoreDecember 5, 2010

Next week Friday the tenth, there will be carols and all-round Christmas cheer at the Peerie Shop Cafe. Andy will be singing some well-known and some less-well known carols in which you can all join. Come along with voices, ears or instruments, Â and get that Chrimbo feeling from 4:30 pm....

Christmas concert at the MuseumRead MoreDecember 4, 2010

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This year, a local instrumental group, ffancytunes ensemble is playing at the Shetland Museum along with other groups. Enjoy the festive cheer!...

The North Isles - what a creative place!Read MoreDecember 3, 2010

The latest newsletter is out from the North Isles Community Work Office. It is astonishing how much activity goes on with a small population but that is why we live here! Have a look at Newsletter Dec 2010...

Sarah DearloveRead MoreDecember 2, 2010

Sarah Dearlove arrives on the 5th December to spend a few weeks up in the isles with us. Sarah is our Collaborative Award Ph.D. student and she is very keen to meet people involved in art and craft, particularly knitters and other textile people. The Collaborative Award is with Heriot-Watt Universi...

Singing SaturdaysRead MoreDecember 2, 2010

Let's hope the weather holds! We will be meeting this Saturday if the weather is any good. If not please contact Andy on 01957 744 355 which will divert to the mobile....

Community singing groupRead MoreNovember 27, 2010

Our community group of singers gets together every two weeks on a Sunday, to sing songs that we all choose. It is a very informal group and great fun! If you would like to join in, give Andy a call (01957 744 355) or an email and we can let you know when and where the next session is. Each session c...

Singing SaturdaysRead MoreNovember 27, 2010

As the song goes, the weather outside is frightful! So we are cancelling the singing sessions today. We will make them up with extended sessions for the next few. Enjoy the snow and have fun making snowmen!...

A new baby.... or two!Read MoreNovember 21, 2010

A bit late but we want to wish Natasha and Dobs many many congratulations on the twins! Fantastic news. For those of you who don't know, Natasha Marsh, our singing patron and daughter of Lin who is working with us on IslandSongs, and her partner Dobs, had twins a few weeks ago. Mum and babies doing ...

A new book-keeper!Read MoreNovember 21, 2010

We are very pleased to welcome Tim who is our new book-keeper at the CCI. Tim is a fantastically talented weaver to boot and his website, fluggaweaving.com, shows some of what he does. If you want to contact Tim about the books, please email him....