Crime drama

‘A bloody good start’ – and more to come

They’re not messing about this time. In Shetland series six, death, grief and terror are the order of the day from sunrise. Maybe that’s what happens when you have to shoot prime-time TV drama during a pandemic, as was the case here. The result? A bloody good start actually, and in more ways than one. […] Shetland News …


Ronas Voe and Twatt next for crime drama team

FILMING for the Shetland crime drama will take place in Ronas Voe on Thursday (30 September) and Twatt on Friday (1 October). On both days filming will take place between 7am and 8pm. RONAS VOE On Thursday 29 September filming will again take place at the Scottish Sea Farms facility. “Our fleet of technical vehicles […] Shetland News …


Seven more cases as Covid-19 outbreak disrupts filming of crime drama

SHETLAND recorded seven more Covid-19 cases on Friday, according to official Scottish Government statistics. The isles’ seven-day rate per 100,000 people now stands at 262 in the week up to 31 August. That reflects a much higher prevalence of Covid-19 than in Orkney (76 per 100,000) and the Western Isles (174 per 100,000), but remains […] Shetland News …


Crime drama filming moves to Foulawick for action scenes

FILMING for the upcoming series 6 of the BBC crime drama Shetland continues next week, initially near Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday, but then moves to the Foulawick area, near Brae, from Monday afternoon until the early hours of Thursday. Residents in the area are being advised that in order to capture important night-time sequences, […] Shetland News …