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A BIG BirthdayRead MoreOctober 21, 2017
Many of you have met Maggie who volunteers for us, sewing, making coffee, entertaining and generally keeping the place in order. I am sure she is going to be displeased with me telling you all but...
A rest for the blogRead MoreOctober 21, 2017
It has been a Very Busy Summer and now it is time to rest...
Information on tweed blanketsRead MoreOctober 21, 2017
On tour in OctoberRead MoreOctober 21, 2017
Shetland Women's InstitutesRead MoreOctober 14, 2017
Knitting... for cars?Read MoreOctober 14, 2017
The Shima Seiki name is known to anyone in the knitwear industry for its innovative machines which make all in one garments and gloves, but now the company is working with the automotive industry.
The colours of OctoberRead MoreOctober 14, 2017
New books for the libraryRead MoreOctober 14, 2017
Vikings and IslamRead MoreOctober 14, 2017
A recent discovery has been made which sheds much more light on a fascinating topic - the extensive trade between the Vikings and the Islamic world.
The forgotten fisherwomen of IcelandRead MoreOctober 7, 2017
Many Icelandic women used to fish for a living but today they are largely forgotten.