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Latest updates from Shetland Boat Week

Keep up to date on what's happening with notifications of new events being added and planning developments for Shetland Boat Week, held the second week of August each year.

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Hundreds turn out for Shetland Boat Week

15/08/2017

Shetland Boat Week welcomed hundreds of participants through a week which saw over 500 people on the water in boats.

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Art Competition Winners Announced

08/08/2017

The winners of the Shetland Boat Week bairns art competition were announced on Monday, with the winners receiving their prizes at Shetland Museum and Archives.

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Heavy Lifting in preparation for Shetland Boat Week

27/07/2017

As activity steps up in preparation for Shetland Boat Week starting on 7th August, members of the Shetland Weight Training Club have stepped in to take some of the strain from organisers.

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Shetland Fish Producers Organisation Provide Buoyant Aid

05/06/2017

The Shetland Fish Producers Organisation Ltd have provided financial support for Shetland Boat Week to purchase of 29 new buoyancy aids.

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Bairns Art Competition Launched

09/05/2017

Organisers of Shetland Boat Week have, today, announced the launch of a bairns’ art competition which will see the winning entries unveiled for display during the August festival.

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2017 Shetland Boat Week Programme Launched

02/05/2017

Shetland Amenity Trust, organisers of Shetland Boat Week, are pleased to announce the release today of the 2017 programme of events.

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Serco NorthLink showcase of Boatbuilding

19/04/2017

Shetland Boat Week organisers are very excited to announce that a key activity at this year’s festival will centre on traditional boat building, thanks to Serco NorthLink Ferries, one of the event’s main sponsors.

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Sponsors confirmed for Shetland Boat Week 2017

03/04/2017

Shetland Amenity Trust, organisers of Shetland Boat Week, are pleased to announce Ocean Kinetics, Serco NorthLink Ferries and Lerwick Port Authority as sponsors of the 2017 event.

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Volunteers and Events Sought for 2017

16/01/2017

Organisers of Shetland Boat Week are appealing for volunteers to assist at various events in the lead up to, and during this year’s event.

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Boats sought for 2017 display

18/10/2016

Organisers of Shetland Boat Week are beginning preparations for next year’s event with an appeal to the public for potential boats to be included in one of several displays planned during the maritime festival.

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