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Book Launch

April 7th, 2019

Hard Down!, a new book, launched Friday, 14th June 2019

Latest issue of Coontin Kin now available

April 7th, 2019

The Voar issue of the society magazine Coontin Kin is now available and it’s now full colour throughout as we continue to develop and improve the publication. Issue no.110 has a wide range of interesting new material.

FESTIVE GREETINGS FROM SHETLAND!

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.