News

15th Sep 2017

Trustees praise positive contribution of funded bodies to Shetland life

Trustees of Shetland Charitable Trust today praised the achievements of its funded bodies in enhancing the quality of life in the islands.

15th Sep 2017

Trust funds show strong growth

The value of Shetland Charitable Trust’s investments increased by more than £30 million in the financial year to March.

28th Aug 2017

2017 Annual General Meeting

The 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Shetland Charitable Trust will be held on Thursday 14th September 2017 at 6.15pm in The Bowlers Bar, Clickimin Leisure Complex, Lerwick.

16th Jun 2017

Big rise in the value of Trust’s investments

The value of Shetland Charitable Trust’s investment funds increased by £40 million in the last financial year, a return of almost 20 per cent.

24th Apr 2017

New Trustee opts not to take his place on board

Newly-selected trustee Malcolm Younger has informed Shetland Charitable Trust Chairman Bobby Hunter that he will not be taking up his place on the board.

21st Apr 2017

Shetland Charitable Trust appoints four new trustees

At their meeting held on 20 April 2017, Shetland Charitable Trust Trustees unanimously appointed four new trustees after adopting its new governance arrangements. In addition, there is space on the board for up to four councillor-trustees.

21st Apr 2017

Trustees agree to implement new governance arrangements following OSCR approval

Shetland Charitable Trust has passed a resolution giving effect to the reorganisation scheme approved by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) on 5th April.

6th Apr 2017

OSCR approval for governance arrangements

Chairman of Shetland Charitable Trust Bobby Hunter said: "I'm pleased that OSCR has approved the new governance arrangements that were voted for by a decisive majority of Trustees on 12th May last year.

10th Mar 2017

Support for Garrison Theatre to continue as community input grows

Shetland Charitable Trust and Shetland Arts will continue their support for the Garrison Theatre until at least 2020 when the current arrangements will be reviewed.

3rd Mar 2017

Shetland Charitable Trust to Recruit New Trustees

Shetland Charitable Trust is recruiting new Trustees to serve on its board.