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Miscellaneous items submitted by members

(send your contributions, news, photos, articles - anything of interest - to Robin Barclay )

A concert by a Shetland Harpist

Shetlanders in and around Edinburgh may be interested in a concert during the Edinburgh Festival by harpist Sophie Rocks, who was raised at Busta House until she went away to study at Glasgow School of Music. The concerts (2) are at 23 Atholl Crescent on the 15th and 23rd of August, 2018 - details at this link.


- download and open these with Microsoft Word to see these properly (your browser may distort these)

January 2018

A copy of the latest newsletter (sent out in early January 2018) is available as a Word doc below. It refers to a booking form for tickets for the EDSA 90th Anniversary Dinner Dance in March 2018, also available here as a word doc.

download the January 2018 newsletter here

(or get the PDF here)

September 2017

A copy of the latest newsletter sent out at the start of the 2017-18 season is available as a Word doc below. It contains tear-off slips for payment of this season's subscriptions and for noting intertest in attending the EDSA 90th Anniversary Dinner Dance in March 2018.

download a copy here

Shetland Webcams: live views

You can see what is happening now and what the weather is like through various webcams at different locations in Shetland.

The Zetland Golf Club (Edinburgh) is on the lookout for new members.

The Club, which was formed in 1909, meets 6 times a year

At one time membership was confined to persons of Shetland descent but the Rules of the Club now allow other interested golfers to become members. If you are interested or know of anybody who might be interested in enjoying a sociable game of golf in amiable company please contact the Club Secretary Phil Williams, mobile number 077710954985, or by email at pwilliams@sinclairnorman.co.uk. The annual subscription is £10.

(submitted by Brian Knight, March 16, 2014)

You need tae watch dis!

Tune in tae Shetland A-Z

Inspired entertainment

by Steven Robertson in Shetland dialect (good to see that the tradition of humorous dialect songs lives on)

No a Fast Car and We No Spik No Whalsa'

(contributed by Margaret Simpson)

Sheeksin Session

..... at Ocean Terminal on 1st May 2013 (submitted by Vaila Irvine)