Yell

Torch-lit procession lights up Cullivoe

CULLIVOE played host to the welcome sight of a torch-lit Up Helly Aa procession last night (Friday). As part of a modified Cullivoe Up Helly Aa the procession in Yell was followed by live music at the local hall. Under the name of the Raven Banner Ball, a dinner dance with the James Leask Band […] Shetland News …


Funding secured to replace sails on the Swan

A PROGRAMME to replace sails on the Swan and a project focusing on restoring the seafront at North-A-Voe in Yell have been picked for funding as part of Scotland’s Year of Coast and Waters.  The Swan Trust has received £5,000 to go towards replacing three sails on the historic ship. The trust plans to replace the […] Shetland News …