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February 13, 2020

It has been a mild winter so far in Shetland but the last few days have seen a light dusting of snow.

There is a lovely wintry feel to the landscape, Shetland native sheep and ponies are used well used to these conditions and are happy to be outside whatever the weather

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October 28, 2019

The Bridge End Outdoor Centre is open throughout the autumn and winter.

We are taking bookings for individuals and groups for £16pppn (minimum charge applies when booking exclusive use of the centre)

The centre is also available for day and evening hire for events, works...

March 21, 2019

Otters are regularly spotted in the waters around the Bridge End Outdoor Centre.  This photo was taken from far away using a phone but on the left you can just make out an otter in the water.  I watched for about 15 minutes while 2 otters caught and ate fish.

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March 4, 2019

The first signs of spring have started to appear in Shetland.  The nights are getting longer, there are buds on the trees and the daffodils have started to bloom. 

Spring is a special time in Shetland. Many rare species of bird stop here as part of the spring bird...

February 1, 2019

Shetland has many community fire festivals in the winter months.  The most famous is the Lerwick Up Helly Aa which takes place on the last Tuesday of January. Over a thousand guisers with torches march through the streets of Lerwick.  At the culmination of this parade...

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