Shetland's Online Community sharing information, resources and communicating ideas.
Shetlopedia is a free encyclopaedia exclusively for the Shetland islands.

Visit Shetland
Official shetland Tourism website.

Shetland Islands Council
Shetland Islands Council website.

Natural History
An independent, non-commercial site to collect and disseminate information on the natural history of Shetland.

Unsurpassed Walking, Spectacular Scenery, Wonderful Wildlife...just some of the reasons to walk in Shetland.

Fair Isle Bird Observatory
A unique holiday experience for the birder and non-birder alike.
First class wildlife watching tours with local guide Brydon Thomason - Highly Recommended.

An award-winning site dedicated to the geology and scenery of Shetland.

A network of voluntary groups established throughout Shetland dealing with all aspects of the islands’ culture and history.

Seabirds and Seals
Shetland's famous boat trips to the seabird cities and seal colonies.

Ferry details and information about the Isle of Mousa.

Web site dedicated to the birds and birders that find themselves on the island of Foula.

Shetland Museum & Archives
Shetland’s museum and archives collections tell Shetland’s story in the most complete and accessible way.

A Charitable Trust set up to conserve and enhance Shetland's heritage.

Buy Shetland

Arts, Crafts and Creative Gifts from the Shetland Isles via 'Oily Muggie' - Highly Recommended.

Real hand-knitted Shetland Knitwear.

Designers and knitters of quality Shetland knitwear, woolens and felts.

The original collectable shetland teddy bear.

Shetland Arts and Crafts
Shetland Arts and Crafts producers offer a unique range of woodcraft, knitwear and textiles, fancy goods, fashion and home accessories, gifts, and fine art.

Bespoke Cards hand-made in the Shetland Isles.

Shetland Fudge
Handmade Fudge, Truffles, Jointed Teddy Bears, Chocolate Hampers and the famous Puffin Poo - from Shetland Fudge.

Shetland Soap Company
Exclusive products using traditional and contemporary methods, with an emphasis on natural ingredients.

Spencies Tunes
Commissioned Tunes. The perfect gift for any special ocassion.

Valhalla Brewery
The most northerly brewery in the United Kingdom. Situated on Unst, Britain's northernmost island, producing fine ales ideal for real ale drinkers and enthusiasts.

Shetland Coffee Company
Packed Fresh in Shetland, Shipped direct to your door, Enjoyed world wide.
Local ads for Shetland folk.

Da Wadder

10-Day Weather Outlook for Shetland, Orkney and Caithness.

Updated every 10 minutes.

Shetland Islands Council Road Weather Stations
Live weather data from five monitoring station around Shetland.


Daily updated online news from Shetland.

Weekly regional newspaper online.


Papa Stour
The Papa Stour Project.
Foula - The Edge of the World. Where exactly is Foula? What’s it like?

Welcome to Britain's most remote - though far from isolated - inhabited island!
A site about the abandoned and sparsely populated islands of Scotland.


Are you interested in your Shetland Roots?

A collective of contemporary Shetland textile designers who work together to promote the Shetland textile industry.
M.V. Braer grounding and oil spill, Garth's Ness, Shetland, 5 Jan 1993.



Website of Shetland visual artists collective.

Website of landscape artist.

Works of art painted on tiles.

Website of Howard Towll artist/printmaker living in Shetland.
Website of Shetland artist.

Website of artist Paul Bloomer.