Lerwick

Good prices being paid for high quality fish

THE TEAM running the electronic seafood auction in Shetland says fishermen continue to get more money for their fish than elsewhere as buyers are prepared to pay a higher price for quality and freshness. Shetland Seafood Auction has been selling fish electronically from the isles’ two fish markets in Scalloway and Lerwick for 20 years, […] Shetland News …


Covid themed Up Helly Aa bill at the Cross

THERE may be no Lerwick Up Helly Aa taking place today (Tuesday) – but the bill has still made an appearance at the Market Cross. It runs on a Covid theme as it gives a nod to the NHS vaccination effort, while it casts a hopeful view that as time goes on normality is a […] Shetland News …



Largest cruise ship of season so far arrives into Lerwick

AROUND one third of the guests on the Marella Explorer 2 came ashore for excursions after the cruise ship docked in Lerwick this morning (Monday). The ship is much larger than the two smaller cruise liners which have visited Lerwick over the past week, with Lerwick Port Authority saying there were 800 guests on board. […] Shetland News …


Tattie Shop premises to enjoy new lease of life as juice bar

THE OWNER of recently established business Coffee Culture Lerwick is launching a new juice bar in the premises that used to house the Tattie Shop on Commercial Street. Jigar Gangdev took the keys to the premises last week and intends to open Juice Culture Lerwick on 31 May. The 29-year-old says the new enterprise will […] Shetland News …