News

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.

17th Feb 2017

Trust Chair praises work of councillor-trustees

Shetland Charitable Trust chairman Bobby Hunter last night paid tribute to the “enormous contribution” made to the organisation by councillor-trustees.

16th Jan 2017

Charity Reorganisation

Shetland Charitable Trust has applied to the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) for approval of a reorganisation scheme.

24th Nov 2016

Trust’s investments grow in volatile market conditions

Buoyancy in the financial markets helped the value of Shetland Charitable Trust’s investments grow by £19 million in the six months up to the end of September this year.

24th Nov 2016

Trustees agree funding worth more than £8 million for 2017-18

Trustees of Shetland Charitable Trust today approved funding worth more than £8 million for the care for the elderly, arts, heritage, sport and a range of voluntary and other groups in the Isles.