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Love Shetland? Whether you’re here on a visit, have Shetland connections or are lucky enough to live and work here, Shetland Life is the magazine for you.  We strive to showcase the very best of Shetland culture and community through in-depth features, exclusive interviews and stunning photography.

Our magazine was established in 1981 and has evolved over the last 20 years to suit the changing tastes and interests of contemporary Shetland society. Our creative team is committed to ensuring that Shetland Life stays at the vanguard, so look out for our continually evolving and exciting design developments.

Shetland Life is published on the first Friday of every month and it is bursting with life – Shetland Life! Enjoy interviews with local celebrities, specially commissioned photography, fascinating social history pieces, peeks inside some of these islands’ most intriguing homes, recipes using our amazing local produce, reviews and cultural listings, close encounters with the natural world, and a general celebration of the boundless talent, creativity and enterprise which Shetland so successfully nurtures.

We welcome feedback and input from the community so if you have an idea for a feature or contribution, we’d love to hear from you. And if you’d like your business to feature within our pages, please do get in touch.

You can keep up to date by visiting our blog post www.shetland-life.co.uk. You can subscribe to our printed magazine or our digital edition at www.shetlandtimes.co.uk/digital-editions.

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