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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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January 29, 2020

Today is Lerwick #Uphellyaa, a huge fire festival celebrating the end of winter and the light returning. With Vikings, all night parties and 1000 flaming torches, it is an incredible experience! and we have accommodation in the Bridge End Outdoor Centre for Up Helly Aa...

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...

September 10, 2018

It is exciting times in Burra as there is filming happening near the Bridge End Outdoor Centre. A new series of Shetland is being filmed.

Based on the books by Ann Cleeves, the Shetland detective series has become popular worldwide. Many visitors to Shetland are eager t...

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