Loyalty scheme pays out for local shopper

September 2nd 2020

Anna Marie Arthur from Whalsay was today drawn as the winner of the Spend at the Street campaign launched by Living Lerwick at the end of June. 446 completed loyalty cards were handed in, from 2680 handed out from local shops and cafes to encourage spending local after lockdown closures.

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Customer Guidance

July 7th 2020

Businesses in Lerwick town centre are delighted to be welcoming customers through their doors once again. Expect some changes to your shopping or eating out experience - our guidance will help you know what to expect.

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Spend at da Street

June 26th 2020

Living Lerwick has launched a campaign to encourage customers to return to spending with Commercial Street businesses following the Covid-19 closures. Customers have the chance to win a £200 shopping spree.

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Free Resources Available for Businesses

May 12th 2020

Funding from the Shetland Retailers Association and the BID Resilience Fund has enabled information posters and safety starter kits to be made available for up to 150 Shetland retail businesses.

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Living Lerwick Widens Support Network

April 27th 2020

Living Lerwick have received national and local funding to provide a wider network of support to businesses throughout Shetland, and review business resilience in the coming months.

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Lerwick Town Centre Remains Open

March 18th 2020

Lerwick town centre businesses are committed to continuing as normal a level of service to our local community as is possible during the current Coronavirus crisis.

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LOCUS Project - Community Engagement

January 28th 2020

The town centre art trail project, LOCUS, is beginning a series of community engagement activities as the artists begin to develop the details of their installations.

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Winners Galore in Town Centre

December 23rd 2019

There are winners galore in Lerwick town centre today, as the top Christmas window is announced and the Elf trail comes to an end.

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Christmas Gifts from the Town Centre

December 23rd 2019

Living Lerwick handed over Christmas donations of food and gifts last week to the Shetland Food Bank and Food for the Way representatives for those in need in our community.

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Crowds turn out for parade

December 1st 2019

Crowds of people lined Albert Wharf and Victoria Pier to welcome Santa ashore in Lerwick yesterday. Commercial Street was packed with excited faces waiting for the man in red to lead the parade.

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