Sun Shines on Jubilee Celebrations

June 5th 2022

The Peerie Jubilee Spree celebrations took place this past weekend in celebration of Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee and the sun shone on the crowds who gathered all day and evening to enjoy the festivities.

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Jubilee Art Winners

May 4th 2022

Primary school pupils from schools around Shetland have been busy creating works of art as part of a competition to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee next month. 9 winning entries and 3 commended have been chosen from the three age categories and over 120 entries.

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Jubilee Beacon Trail Begins

April 27th 2022

As part of local plans to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, from April 30th until June 12th, Living Lerwick has teamed up with High Street Safari to run a free augmented reality story-trail in Lerwick town centre.

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Begg Shoes

March 18th 2022

Leading shoe retailer, Begg Shoes has reported a significant increase in formal footwear purchases at the beginning of 2022, suggesting weddings and events could be back on the cards this year.

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Festive Winners in Town Centre

December 21st 2021

Twelve local shoppers were rewarded yesterday with prize packages in the Spend at da Street loyalty scheme, as Jamieson's of Shetland was revealed as the public's favourite Christmas window.

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Christmas Parade

December 6th 2021

The town centre Christmas parade returned with a fantastic turnout this past weekend after a break in 2020 due to Covid.

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Christmas arrives at Commercial Street

November 25th 2021

The Christmas spirit has definitely arrived at Commercial Street.

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Scotland Loves Local Fund to Boost Loyalty Scheme

November 23rd 2021

Living Lerwick have been awarded £6,674 funding from the national Scotland Loves Local fund to help boost promotion of the popular local loyalty scheme – Spend at Da Street, and provide other incentives to support town centre businesses.

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Party Atmosphere at da Street in October

October 18th 2021

Despite some showery weather at the weekend, Commercial Street was packed with families enjoying live music and the Living Lerwick ‘Which Witch’ Halloween Trail.

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BID Approved by Businesses for Third Term

August 20th 2021

Businesses in Lerwick town centre have been voting for the past six weeks on a proposed third term of the town centre Business Improvement District, and the result announced today returned a 74% positive vote.

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