We absolutely loved reading your nominations for inspirational Shetland women. Thank you to everyone who got in touch.
The women featured in this month’s Shetland Life come from all over Shetland and are remarkable for their energy, passion and creativity. It was a real privilege to meet them for a fun photo shoot with local photographer Leanne Macleod.
The nominees are:
Back row: l to r
Sarah Thompson, Cheryl Jamieson, Jill Franklin, Shona Manson, Kaila Tarrant, Thelma Irvine
Front row, l to r
Julia Odie, Belle Spence, Joan Nicholson, Vivian Ross-Smith
Also nominated (but unable to attend the shoot) were Marian Armitage, Laura Whittall, Mona McAlpine and Mary Andreas.
We hope you enjoy reading about these wonderful women and their achievements!