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Latest issue of Coontin Kin now available

July 20th, 2019

The Simmer issue of the society magazine Coontin Kin is now available, it’s now full colour throughout as we continue to develop and improve the publication. Issue no.111 has a wide range of interesting new material.

Society balance sheet 2018

June 2nd, 2019

Annual balance sheet published

FESTIVE GREETINGS FROM SHETLAND!

Published: 15 December 2015

Looking towards the Knab, Lerwick and Bressay on a winters day, 2018 Looking towards the Knab, Lerwick and Bressay on a winters day, 2018 The committee and volunteers of the Shetland Family History Society wish all Shetlanders, the wider Shetland Diaspora and indeed everyone a very merry Christmas and a healthy and prosperous New Year. 

Please note that our premises at Hillhead, Lerwick will close after regular opening on Saturday, 9th December, and will reopen again on Monday, 22nd January 2018 with regular opening times published here.