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Upcoming Events

Concert at Mareel featuring David Sherry and Shetland ForWirds

Date & Time: September 20th | 7.30 pm
Venue: Mareel auditorium

David Sherry is a performance artist from Glasgow. Shetland ForWirds will celebrate the Shetland dialect in poetry, song, story and music.Tickets from Shetland Arts.

Doors Open Day at Unst Heritage Centre

Date & Time: September 29th | 1.30 - 4 pm
Venue: Unst Heritage Centre, Haroldswick

Shetland ForWirds is visiting Unst on Sunday 29th September to listen to Unst voices, discuss words, especially Unst words, and have a lightsome dialect afternoon. All welcome. Bide a peerie start or set you at for a while, we'll be blyde ta see you! Admission free. Part of Doors Open Days 2019

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We are grateful to Jonathan Church, Associate Professor of Anthropology, and colleagues of Arcadia University for their help developing the idea of the website in the early stages.

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