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Shetland Amenity Trust constantly strives to preserve and enhance everything that is distinctive about Shetland's cultural and natural heritage, promoting access to it whether physical or intellectual.

The Trust was created in 1983 and has since delivered an extensive range of high quality heritage and culture projects, in partnership with a range of local, national and international agencies.

We continue to be pro-active in seeking new opportunities and identifying new funding sources, to further enhance the heritage and culture experience for local Shetland people and visitors to our islands.

We are part of a community which takes great pride and pleasure in our cultural and natural heritage, embracing traditions, dialect and our physical environment in all of our activities.

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  • 13Sep

    Shetland Amenity Trust Chair Retires

    Brian Gregson, who has chaired Shetland Amenity Trust for the past decade, has decided to step down from the position ahead of the Trust’s annual general meeting next month.

  • 04Sep

    Benefits of Small Scale Woodlands Event

    The SRDP Farm advisory Service has arranged a series of presentations, including the Trusts Peatland Restoration Officer, Sue White.

  • 23Aug

    Still time to apply for Environmental Awards

    Shetland Amenity Trust is reminding local environmental projects that they have less than two weeks left to enter the Shetland Environmental Awards.

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Our Shetland Heritage Shop offers a range of products specially selected for their quality and relevance to the islands’ heritage and culture.