In Pictures

Gun salute held in Lerwick

THERE was a rare chance to witness a gun salute in Shetland on Saturday as visiting army personnel put on a show. The 21 gun salute was undertaken by the 105 Royal Artillery Regiment at Fort Charlotte in Lerwick at midday. The ‘feu de joie’ event, designed to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee as well […] Shetland News …


Celebrating local food in person and online

ORGANISERS of the annual Taste of Shetland food festival were delighted to once again welcome the public to the popular event, held at the Clickimin Leisure Centre on Saturday.  After having to go online last year due to Covid restrictions, promotion company Shetland Food and Drink dished up a hybrid event that could be enjoyed […] Shetland News …


Getting a glimpse into filming of new crime drama series

THERE is plenty of activity around Lerwick Sheriff Court this morning as filming takes place for the crime drama Shetland. As in previous episodes of the popular programme, the exterior of the courthouse is used as the police station in the series. For the latest traffic management updates for the filming, visit here. All photos by […] Shetland News …